Hardware support

These receivers are professional calibrated with a certificate, recommended for sustained signal analysis or TDoA

Rohde & Schwarz ESMD

  • Frequency range 8 kHz to 26.5 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 80 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet & 10G Ethernet
  • DF ready see DDF255 for details

Rohde & Schwarz EM200

  • Frequency range 8 kHz to 8 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 40 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet & 10G Ethernet
  • DF ready see DDF1555 for details.

Rohde & Schwarz EM100

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 7.5 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 500 kHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet
  • DF ready see DDF1555 for details.

Rohde & Schwarz PR100

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 7.5 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 500 kHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet
  • DF ready see DDF1555 for details.

Narda SignalShark

  • Frequency range 8 kHz to 8 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet
  • DF ready with Narda ADFA1 and ADFA2

IZT R3xxx series and R4xxx series

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 3 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 24 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet

Signal Hound SM200B

  • Frequency range 100kHz to 20GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 80 MHz
  • Connection USB 3.0

Signal Hound SM200C

  • Frequency range 100kHz to 20GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 80 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet & 10GbE

Signal Hound BB60A / BB60C

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 6 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20 / 27 MHz
  • Connection USB 3.0

Tektronix RSA5XX

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 7.5 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 40 MHz
  • Connection USB 3.0

Tektronix RSA306 (& RSA306B)

  • Frequency range 9 kHz to 6.2 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 40 MHz
  • Connection USB 3.0

National Instruments PXIe-5668R

  • Frequency range 20 Hz to 14 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 80 MHz
  • Connection PXI

National Instruments PXIe-5667

  • Frequency range 20 Hz to 3.6 or 7 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 25 or 50 MHz
  • Connection PXI

Boger BO-35/BO-3500
(in combination with NI USRP / ETTUS N200)

  • Frequency range 10 kHz to 3.6 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 10 MHz
  • Connection USB-control, IF-output to NI USRP/ ETTUS N200

Network RX

  • Frequency range model dependent
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth typically up to 20MHz with GbE
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet & 10GbE
  • Streaming Format VITA49 and Decodio (UDP/TCP)

These receivers are professional calibrated with a certificate, recommended for sustained signal direction finding.

Rohde & Schwarz
DDF550

  • Frequency range depends on DF antenna (max. 300kHz to 6GHz)
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 10MHz (DF and decoding) / 80MHz (no IQ, only DF)
  • Multi channel DF yes

Rohde & Schwarz
DDF255

  • Frequency range depends on DF antenna (max. 20MHz to 3GHz)
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20MHz, 80MHz with WB option
  • Multi channel DF no (single channel)

Rohde & Schwarz
PR100/EM100/EM200/DDF1555/DDF007

  • Frequency range depends on DF antenna (20MHz to 1.3GHz with ADD107, 690MHz to 6GHz with ADD207, 20MHz to 690MHz with ADD307)
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 500 kHz
  • Multi channel DF no (single channel)

Rohde & Schwarz EB500/DDF205

  • Frequency range depending on DF antenna (max. 300kHz to 6GHz)
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 5MHz
  • Multi channel DF no (single channel)

Narda SignalShark with ADFA1/2

  • Frequency range ADFA1 200MHz to 2.7GHz, ADFA2 10MHz to 8GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20 MHz
  • Multi channel DF no (single channel)

These receivers are not professional calibrated but enable low-profile, short-term signal analysis and decoding.

Twin RX (NI USRP 2945 & 2955)

  • Frequency range 10 MHz to 6 GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 80 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet & 10G Ethernet

NI USRP/ ETTUS N200

  • Frequency range model-dependent
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20 MHz
  • Connection Gigabit Ethernet

HackRF

  • Frequency range1MHz to 6GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 20 MHz
  • Connection USB 2.0

AirSpy R2

  • Frequency range 24MHz to 1.7GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 10 MHz
  • Connection USB 2.0

RTL SDR

  • Frequency range model-dependent
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth ~2 MHz
  • Connection USB 2.0

SDR Play

  • Frequency range 1kHz to 2GHz
  • Real-time IQ streaming bandwidth 10MHz
  • Connection USB 2.0