RF Explorer Downloads

Welcome to the official RF Explorer download page. Downloads are organized by cathegory and include documents, Computer Software and device Firmware.

This site is secure. All our software is protected and continuosly scanned by three major Antivirus and Antimalware platforms.

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Documents and User Guides

RF Explorer Quick Start instructions
RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer User Guide
RF Explorer Signal Generator User Guide
RF Explorer for Windows User Guide
RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer firmware Release Notes
RF Explorer Signal Generator firmware Release Notes
RF Explorer for Windows Release Notes
file zip icon 10 RF Explorer Near Field Antenna calibration files
RF Explorer RFEAH-25 Near Field Antenna datasheet
RF Explorer Near Field Antenna Kit datasheet

 

Free Software downloads for Windows

RF Explorer for Windows - Latest Version

Version v1.17.1703 - for use with firmware v1.15 - v1.18

Includes firmware v1.18 for Analyzer and v1.17 for Generator

Supported on Windows XP / Vista / Win7 / Win8.x / Win10 and Windows Server

Note: WindowsXP computers may require prior install Microsoft Windows Installer 4.5 Hotfix from this link.

Note: The installer will automatically detect and install Microsoft .NET 4 if required.

USB Drivers

Silicon Labs drivers version 6.7

Note: These are already installed by default in Win7/Win8.x/Win10 by Microsoft.
You can upgrade to latest version downloading these drivers, or if using an older
Microsoft Windows OS with no drivers included.

Troubleshooting USB connection issues: online help link.

  

Free Firmware Upgrade downloads

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Latest Firmware for RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer

Version 1.20

RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer firmware.
Only for Handheld Spectrum Analyzer - DO NOT INSTALL THIS IN SIGNAL GENERATOR

Firmware Upgrade Instructions included in the download package
Apple Mac users please visit specific instructions and software on this link

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Latest Firmware for RF Explorer Signal Generator

Version 1.17

RF Explorer Signal Generator firmware.
Only for Handheld Signal Generator - DO NOT INSTALL THIS IN SPECTRUM ANALYZER models

Firmware Upgrade Instructions included in the download package
Apple Mac users please visit specific instructions and software on this link

 

Software for RF Explorer IoT modules

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Raspbian OS image for Raspberry Pi 1 model B+ (ARM6)

Note: requires micro-SD card with at least 8GB size

This is a 3GB download. Use standard Raspberry Pi instructions to create the image

For more details visit RF Explorer 3G+ IoT for Raspberry

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Raspbian OS image for Raspberry Pi 2 model B (ARM7)

Note: requires micro-SD card with at least 8GB size

This is a 3GB download. Use standard Raspberry Pi instructions to create the image

For more details visit RF Explorer 3G+ IoT for Raspberry

micro sd card

Raspbian OS image for Raspberry Pi 3 model B (ARM7)

Note: requires micro-SD card with at least 8GB size

This is a 3GB download. Use standard Raspberry Pi instructions to create the image

For more details visit RF Explorer 3G+ IoT for Raspberry

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Native Arduino libraries

Version v1.0.1702.1 for Arduino Due and Seeeduino

Note: For more details please visit RF Explorer 3G+ IoT for Arduino

 

Free software for MacOS 

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iRF-Explorer for Mac

3rd Party software contribution from user Dirk-Willem van Gulik.
We do not officially support this software but can provide help if you run
into issues in our online forum link.
Please visit online site or the AppStore for downloads and more info.

This is free open source GUI Client for MacOS X, tested up to OSX 10.8 but should work 
in new OS versions.

USB Drivers for Mac

Latest Silicon Labs drivers for MacOS

Download and install Silicon Lab USB drivers is required for MacOS to recognize device connection.

 

Additional 3rd Party software options for RF Explorer

Please check our RF Explorer Software Reference page here.

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# nesha0409 2017-04-18 20:36
The Rpi_1_A_8GB_RFExplorer_IoT_2017_01_23.zip contains a 15Gbytes IMG file.

You would need 16Gb microSD card - not 8GB micro SD card.
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# Webmaster 2017-04-25 10:56
Thanks for the feedback - we will correct it to fit in 8GB card size
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# Brian 2017-05-19 02:18
Firmware v1.18 make 3G combo UNUSABLE on a Mac with iRFExplorer! Beware!
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