The new Model SVA1015X Spectrum and Vector Network Analyzer has frequency ranges from 9 kHz to 1.5 GHz, (VNA frequency range is 10 MHz – 1.5 GHz) and starts at $1,395. This next generation test instrument provides exceptional measurement precision with a wide range of RF measurement functions for RF device testing, broadcast evaluation, site surveying, EMI pre-compliance, R&D and many more applications.
The manufacturer, Siglent Technologies, says the specifications on this unit are exceptional for this price, with Resolution Bandwidth (RBW) from 1 Hz to 1 MHz in 1-3-10 sequence. Phase Noise is less than -99 dBc/Hz at 1 GHz and Total Amplitude Accuracy is less than 1.2 dB. Optional functions include a Vector Network Analyzer (S11, S21), a Frequency Domain Reflectometry based distance-to-fault locator, and a modulation analyzer. The unit comes standard with a 10.1 inch (1024×600) multi-touch screen, with mouse and keyboard supported. There is a web browser remote control for PC and mobile terminals.
SIGLENT Technologies America, Inc., 6557 Cochran Rd. Solon, OH 44139,