R&S®SFE100 test transmitter

The powerful broadcast signal generator for production test systems

R&S®SFE100 test transmitter
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R&S®SFE100 test transmitter, rear view
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R&S®SFE100 model .12/.13
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R&S®SFE100 test transmitter R&S®SFE100 test transmitter, rear view R&S®SFE100 model .12/.13

Key facts

  • Unlimited standards in a single instrument
  • Multistandard test transmitter
  • Frequency range up to 2700 MHz
  • Output power up to 27 dBm with integrated power amplifier
  • High-precision modulator (MER typ. +43 dB)

The multistandard test transmitter

The R&S®SFE100 is a multistandard test transmitter providing realtime coding for broadcast signals. It supports all common digital and analog TV standards and a number of audio broadcasting standards. Its flexible customization options make the R&S®SFE100 suitable for a wide variety of applications – from production and quality assurance to simple development applications.

Features & benefits

Realtime coding

Versatile multistandard signal generator

  • Digital and analog TV standards for cable, satellite and terrestrial transmission
  • Digital and analog audio broadcasting standards
  • Realtime signal generation with selectable modulation and coding parameters
  • Standards available as software options
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Test picture generated by R&S®SFE100

High-precision signal generation

Wide frequency and level range

  • Frequency range: 100 kHz to 2.7 GHz
  • Level range: –110 dBm to +15 dBm
  • Extremely short switching times
  • Low phase noise and high MER
  • Integrated noise generator
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High precision with the R&S®T&M portfolio

Integrated baseband signal sources

Solutions for many use cases

  • Transport stream generator, transport stream player and comprehensive test signal libraries
  • Video/audio generator with test pattern library for analog TV
  • ARB waveform generator with waveform libraries
  • Digital I/Q input
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TV testing with R&S®SFE and R&S®SFE100

Compact and convenient

User-friendly control elements and convenient remote operation

  • Control keys and LC display on the front panel (models .02 and .03)
  • Local control via USB mouse, USB keyboard and monitor
  • Remote control and remote operation via LAN
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STB testing with R&S®SFE100

Optimized for use in production testing systems

Compact remote controlled multi device systems

  • Integrated power amplifier for high output levels
  • Optional RF output on the rear
  • Compatible with system control software from Rohde & Schwarz
  • Low power consumption
  • Cost optimized models available (model .12 and .13)
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Compact testing system with R&S®SFE100

Available options

Other expansions
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-B3

Order number 2112.4400.03

Description
ARB memory expansion
RAM module for R&S®SFE100 (upgrade in service dept. only)
R&S®SFE100-B15

Order number 2112.4222.02

Description
Coder expansion board
Required for DVB-T2, ISDB-Tmm and DVB-C2 coder (upgrade in service dept. only)
R&S®SFE100-B90

Order number 2112.4900.02

Description
VHF/UHF power amplifier
Frequency range 47 MHz to 862 MHz, max. level +27 dBm
Digital modulation
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K1

Order number 2113.4003.02 / 2113.4003.12

Description
DVB-T/H coder
2k/4k/8k COFDM, 5/6/7/8 MHz bandwidth
R&S®SFE100-K2

Order number 2113.4026.02 / 2113.4026.12

Description
DVB-C/ISDB-C coder
16QAM to 256QAM, 0.1 Msymbol/s to 8 Msymbol/s
R&S®SFE100-K3

Order number 2113.4049.02 / 2113.4049.12

Description
DVB-S/DVB-DSNG coder
QPSK/8PSK/16QAM
R&S®SFE100-K4

Order number 2113.4061.02 / 2113.4061.12

Description
ATSC/8VSB coder
In line with ATSC Doc. A/53 (8VSB)
R&S®SFE100-K5

Order number 2113.4084.02 / 2113.4084.12

Description
J.83/B coder
In line with ITU-T, 64QAM, 256QAM, 1024QAM
R&S®SFE100-K6

Order number 2113.4103.02 / 2113.4103.12

Description
ISDB-T/ISDB-TSB/ISDB-TB coder
2k/4k/8k COFDM, 6 MHz bandwidth
R&S®SFE100-K8

Order number 2113.4126.02 / 2113.4126.12

Description
DVB-S2 coder
QPSK/8PSK/16APSK/32APSK, 1 Msymbol/s to 45 Msymbol/s
R&S®SFE100-K9

Order number 2113.4149.02 / 2113.4149.12

Description
DIRECTV legacy modulation coder
QPSK, 20 Msymbol/s
R&S®SFE100-K11

Order number 2113.4184.02 / 2113.4184.12

Description
T-DMB/DAB/DAB+ coder
Mobile video/audio broadcast
R&S®SFE100-K12

Order number 2113.4203.02 / 2113.4203.12

Description
DTMB/DMB-TH coder
In line with GB20600-2006, multi-carrier and single-carrier mode
R&S®SFE100-K15

Order number 2113.4261.02 / 2113.4261.12

Description
CMMB coder
COFDM, 1k/4k mode, 2 MHz/8 MHz bandwidth
R&S®SFE100-K16

Order number 2113.4284.02

Description
DVB-T2 coder
Single PLP and multi PLP mode; R&S®SFE-B15 required
R&S®SFE100-K17

Order number 2113.4303.02

Description
DVB-C2 coder
In line with ETSI EN 302769; R&S®SFE-B15 required
R&S®SFE100-K18

Order number 2113.4326.02 / 2113.4326.12

Description
ATSC-M/H
In line with ATSC M/H and ATSC/8VSB specifications
R&S®SFE100-K19

Order number 2113.4349.02

Description
DRM+ realtime coder
Analog modulation
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K170

Order number 2113.4426.02

Description
AM/FM/RDS coder
RDS settable
R&S®SFE100-K190

Order number 2113.4649.02

Description
ATV standard B/G realtime coder for analog TV, PAL
R&S®SFE100-K191

Order number 2113.4661.02

Description
ATV standard D/K realtime coder for analog TV, PAL/SECAM
R&S®SFE100-K192

Order number 2113.4684.02

Description
ATV standard I realtime coder for analog TV, PAL
R&S®SFE100-K193

Order number 2113.4703.02

Description
ATV standard M/N realtime coder for analog TV, NTSC/PAL
R&S®SFE100-K194

Order number 2113.4726.02

Description
ATV standard L realtime coder for analog TV, SECAM
R&S®SFE100-K195

Order number 2113.4749.02

Description
Analog TV multistandard realtime coder, B/G, D/K, I, M/N, L
ARB
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K35

Order number 2113.4926.02

Description
ARB waveform generator
512 sample/s to 128 Msample/s, 16 bit; R&S®SFE100-B3 required
R&S®SFE100-K350

Order number 2113.4949.02

Description
Support for R&S®WinIQSIM™ simulation software
Simulation of customer defined signals
Test signal libraries
Product
Description
R&S®LIB-K60

Order number 2116.9458.02

Description
DRM stream library
R&S®LIB-K70

Order number 2116.9558.02

Description
Basic stream library
R&S®LIB-K71

Order number 2116.9564.02

Description
SDTV extended library
R&S®LIB-K72

Order number 2116.9570.02

Description
Extended HDTV library
R&S®LIB-K73

Order number 2116.9587.02

Description
3D TV library
R&S®LIB-K78

Order number 2116.9641.02

Description
HEVC stream library
R&S®ATV Video

Order number 2110.4831.02

Description
ATV video signals
R&S®DV-DVBH

Order number 2085.8704.02

Description
DVB-H stream library
R&S®DV-TCM

Order number 2085.7708.02

Description
Test Card M streams
R&S®DV-HDTV

Order number 2085.7650.02

Description
HDTV sequences
R&S®DV-H264

Order number 2085.9052.02

Description
H.264 stream library
R&S®DV-ISDBT

Order number 2085.9146.02

Description
ISDB-T stream library
R&S®SFU-K221

Order number 2110.4348.02

Description
T-DMB/DAB streams
R&S®SFU-K223

Order number 2110.4760.02

Description
DAB+ streams
R&S®SFU-K224

Order number 2110.4777.02

Description
ISDB-T streams
R&S®SFU-K225

Order number 2112.3649.02

Description
CMMB streams
R&S®SFU-K226

Order number 2110.3812.02

Description
ATSC Mobile DTV streams
R&S®SFU-K228

Order number 2115.2520.02

Description
EMC streams
Waveform libraries
Product
Description
R&S®SFU-K351

Order number 2110.4277.02

Description
T-DMB/DAB waveforms
R&S®SFU-K352

Order number 2110.4425.02

Description
DVB-H waveforms
R&S®SFU-K353

Order number 2110.4554.02

Description
DRM waveforms
R&S®SFU-K354

Order number 2110.4690.02

Description
DTV interferers
R&S®SFU-K355

Order number 2110.2974.02

Description
MediaFLO™ Waveforms
R&S®SFU-K356

Order number 2110.3212.02

Description
Cable interferers
R&S®SFU-K357

Order number only on request

Description
HD Radio™ waveforms
R&S®SFU-K358

Order number 2112.3726.02

Description
CMMB waveforms
R&S®SFU-K359

Order number 2112.3803.02

Description
DVB-T2 waveforms
R&S®SFU-K361

Order number 2110.8366.02

Description
DRM+ waveforms
R&S®SFU-K362

Order number 2115.2450.02

Description
ISDB-S waveforms
R&S®SFU-K365

Order number 2115.3010.02

Description
ISDB-Tmm waveforms
R&S®SFE100-K256

Order number 2113.6070.02

Description
Playback of XM Radio™ waveforms
Baseband
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K20

Order number 2113.4861.02

Description
TS Generator including SDTV streams
R&S®SFE100-K22

Order number 2113.5268.02 / 2113.5268.12

Description
TRP Player
T10, BIN, ETI, MFS/PMS playout
R&S®SFE100-K23

Order number 2113.4884.02

Description
Video Generator
R&S®SFE100-PK20

Order number 2113.6041.02

Description
TS Generator/Player
Simulation
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K40

Order number 2113.4903.02

Description
Noise generator AWGN, digital
Other expansions
Product
Description
R&S®SFE100-K80

Order number 2113.5245.12

Description
Digital I/Q Input
R&S®SFE100-U1

Order number 2112.4297.02

Description
Rear RF Output Configuration

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