NI PCI-5412 100 MS/s, 14-Bit Arbitrary Waveform Generator

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  • 14-bit resolution, 100 MS/s sampling rate
  • 8, 32, or 256 MB of shared waveform data and sequence instruction memory
  • Multimodule synchronization with <20 ps skew
  • Function generator emulation mode
  • 20 MHz analog bandwidth
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The National Instruments PCI-5412 is a 100 MS/s arbitrary waveform generator featuring 14-bit resolution and up to 256 MB of onboard memory in a single PCI board. Because the NI PCI-5412 uses the PCI bus to communicate with the host computer, you can download waveforms at up to 84 MB/s – far faster than traditional GPIB-based instruments. Using the PCI-5412 Synchronization and Memory Core (SMC) architecture, you can create mixed-signal test systems by synchronizing the generator with digitizers and digital waveform generator/analyzers, or synchronizing two or more arbitrary waveform generators to form a phase-coherent multichannel generator.

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Specifications Summary

Product Family Signal Generators
Form Factor PCI
Part Number 779177-03 , 779177-01 , 779177-02
Operating System/Target Real-Time , Linux , Windows
LabVIEW RT Support Yes
Triggering Digital
Synchronization Bus (RTSI) Yes
External Clocking Yes
Length 34.07 cm
Width 10.67 cm
Height 2.03 cm
I/O Connector SMB male
Product Name PCI-5412
Analog Input
Channels 0
Analog Output
Channels 1
Resolution 14 bits
Timing Hardware
Update Rate 100 MS/s
Output Impedance 50 Ohm , 75 Ohm
On-Board Memory 256 MB , 8 MB , 32 MB
Max Voltage -6 V - 6 V
Maximum Voltage Range Sensitivity 48 mV
Minimum Voltage Range -2.82 mV - 2.82 mV
Min Voltage Range Sensitivity 1 mV
Frequency Range 0 Hz - 20 MHz
Waveform Types Intermediate Frequency , Arbitrary , DC , Standard Functions
Provides Data Bit Marker? No
Supports Linking/Looping Segments? Yes
Supports Frequency Hopping and Sweeping? No
Supports Modulation? Yes
Noise Floor (@ -50 dBm output) -148 dBm/Hz
Supports Data Streaming? No
Supports On-the-fly signal adjustments? No
Digital I/O
Bidirectional Channels 0

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- 779177-02 Qty $ 5,933 each
- 779177-03 Qty $ 8,899 each
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