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RF Explorer Software and Firmware upgrade

RF Explorer for Windows

RF Explorer for Windows v1.26.1805.2 is available for download.

This new version include several bug fixes and enhancements, including full support for Presets.

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Presets can be created and modified in the spectrum analyzer unit itself, in a standalone Preset Manager tool (available for Windows and Linux, soon will come available for Mac). The powerful Preset manager is also integrated with the RF Explorer for Windows application in the "Device" menu.

For more details visit Presets help page.

For more details please check firmware release notes.

Firmware v3.06 for RF Explorer WSUB1G PLUS

This release includes support for the new Preset Manager tool. The firmware v3.06 also adds support for expansion boards RFEMWSUB3G and RFEM24G, so you can easily expand the frequency coverage of your PLUS unit. 

For more details firmware please check firmware release notes.

To learn how to use the new Preset capabilities in the Spectrum Analyzer device, please read updated user manual.

Firmware v1.26 for RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer Standard

This version comes with several bug fixes and adds the powerful Preset support. The firmware upgrade is recommended for all customers, but note the Preset functionality is only available for Combo models (2 RF connectors with extra memory inside). For units with no extra module, it can be easily converted to a Combo model by adding aRFEMWSUB3G or RFEM24G.

For more details firmware please check firmware release notes.

To learn how to use the new Preset capabilities in the Spectrum Analyzer device, please read updated user manual.

Downloads

These are free downloads as usual available in website main download page, please check different sections for Windows and Linux.

RF Explorer .NET library update available

Specific to all developers and system integrators, the latest version of RF Explorer .NET library implementation is available at https://github.com/RFExplorer/RFExplorer-for-.NET

This version includes latest changes for WSUB1G+ support including features such as high resolution scan mode and input stage selection.

We are committed to continuous update of our software and hardware support so you can get the best of RF Explorer instruments, everytime.

If you are not familiar with our large open source code offering, please visit https://github.com/RFExplorer

 

RF Explorer firmware and software updates available

RF Explorer for Windows

RF Explorer for Windows v1.23.1711.1 is available for download. 

This new version include several bug fixes and enhancements, including BETA support for RF Explorer WSUB1G PLUS high resolution mode. This new mode enables sweep configurations of up to 4096 data points, at the moment only supported in this model.

The RF Explorer Upconverter support is also added with all required amplitude correction files and Frequency Offset important fixes.

For more details please check release notes.

Firmware v3.03 for RF Explorer WSUB1G PLUS

This is a bug fix release, recommended to all users of the new WSUB1G+ model.

Firmware v1.23 for RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer Standard

This version comes with several bug fixes and is recommended to all users of Spectrum Analyzer models different than WSUB1G+.

 

These are free downloads as usual available in website main download page (link).

Note: Firmware upgrade for Mac OS users will be released in a few days, currently only Windows versions are released.

RF Explorer Upconverter

Introducing this multi-functional device you can use for:

  • Extend your current RF Explorer Spectrum Analyzer to measure frequencies as low as 100KHz
  • Use the included selectable low noise preamplifier on any frequency from 100Khz to 4GHz range
  • Use the included selectable 30dB attenuator on any frequency from 100Khz to 4GHz range

This device can largely improve the measurement capabilities of any Spectrum Analyzer, as well as extend the reception and versatility of your low cost SDR.

More info and datasheet: www.rf-explorer.com/upconverter

RFEUpconverter RFE1 3D

Available at Seeed Studio and other distributors for only $99

 

RF Explorer WSUB1G PLUS : 50KHz – 960MHz

The new Handheld Spectrum Analyzer covers frequencies starting at 50 KHz, a long term request by HAM operators, EMC technicians and RFID diagnosis.

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The new PLUS model not only comes with extended range when compared to the standard WSUB1G model, it also add these many additional extras:

  • Internal selectable LNA preamplifier: this provide extra sensitivity when required
  • Internal selectable 30dB Attenuator: enables direct measurement of stronger input signals
  • New SET button to enable quick recovery of configuration presets with a two button clicks
  • New HELP button with context sensitive help on any screen
  • Included NA-773 telescopic and UHF Rubber Duck antennas
  • High quality ferrite-bead USB cable
  • Protective silicone shield already assembled
  • Included extra wide EVA case with plenty of room for all accessories you may need to carry on together with the analyzer

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The model is available for purchase on selected distributors:

Over the next few weeks should be available in all distribution channels. Get the full list here.

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Important note: For existing customers using RF Explorer models WSUB1G, 3G Combo, 6G Combo and ISM Combo, there will be a way to cover 50Khz frequency range using RF Explorer Upconverter - an external device we are releasing in just a few weeks. Stay tuned.