Digital Radio Receivers

ARGAMAK-RV

Digital Wideband Panoramic Radio Receiver

Purpose:

  • Receipt of radio signals with operating frequency range, AD conversion, digital processing and real time demodulation
  • Continuous recording of radio signals and broadcasts
  • Evaluation of electromagnetic field strength and radio signal parameters within a broad frequency range
  • Analysis of service parameters of communication and data transmission systems: GSM, IS-95, cdma2000, EV-DO, TETRA, UMTS, DECT, LTE, Wi-Fi, APCO P25, DMR and DVB-T/T2/H
  • Operation as a part of fixed, mobile and portable (transportable), systems and stations of radio monitoring and direction finding, including measuring ones.

Typical Configuration:

  • ARGAMAK-RV Digital Panoramic Wideband Radio Receiver (simultaneous bandwidth up to 160 MHz, frequency range 20-3000 MHz)
  • AC network power supply unit
  • Control and display unit with SMO-PA, SMO-STA, SMO-ASPD Software Packages.

Options:

  • Extension of operating frequency range (0.009 – 20 MHz)
  • Extension of operating frequency range (3 – 8 GHz)
  • Built-in storage to save continuously recorded signals
  • External storage to save continuously recorded signals
  • Navigation and timing equipment GLONASS/GPS for location finding, increasing of accuracy of the frequency measurement and synchronization of several units when joint operating
  • SMO-BS Software Packages for Wireless Data Communication System Analysis: BS 3GPP(GSM, UMTS, LTE), BS CDMA (IS-95, cdma2000, EV-DO), BS TETRA, BS DECT, BS TRUNK (DMR, APCO P25), BS Wi-Fi, BS WiMAX
  • SMO-CT Software Package for DVB-T/T2/H Signal Analysis
  • Software Development Kit.

Features:

  • Control and data transfer via Ethernet protocol
  • Operation under control of external or built-in PC
  • Digital IQ output within simultaneous bandwidth up to 160 MHz to built-in or external storage
  • Scheduled cyclic scanning within a frequency range or over separate frequencies
  • Scheduled panoramic spectrum analysis of radio signals, panoramic spectrum accumulation for a given frequency range
  • Postprocessing of panoramic spectrum analysis results
  • Technical analysis, determination of modulation type and measurement of radio signal parameters

Basic Technical Specifications in Complete Configuration

General
Operating frequency range 0.009-8000 MHz
Input noise figure, max.:
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 15 dB
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 12 dB
within 3000 - 8000 MHz range 12 dB
Maximum simultaneous bandwidth 160 MHz
When operated with internal reference generator
Frequency fluctuations of reference generator within operating frequency range 1×10-9
Phase noise of heterodyne when mistuning at 10 kHz, max.:
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range -100 dBu/Hz
within 20 - 3000 MHz range -100 dBu/Hz
within 3000 - 8000 MHz range -90 dBu/Hz
Selectivity and Harmonic Distortions
Spurious rejection, min.:
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 80 dB
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 80 dB
within 3000 - 8000 MHz range 70 dB
Input IP2, min.
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 30 dBmW
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 40 dBmW
within 3000 - 8000 MHz range 30 dBmW
Input IP3, min.:
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 0 dBmW
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 10 dBmW
within 3000 - 8000 MHz range 0 dBmW
Control and data transfer interface
Control interface and digital IQ output Ethernet 1000BASE-T
Operating temperature range
Operating temperature range:
preserving operability -40C+55C
providing for metrological parameters 5C+45C

Digital Radio Receivers