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Software Defined Radio

The Revolution in Rapid Prototyping

Combine the NI software defined radio platform and LabVIEW Communications System Design Software to prototype next-generation wireless communication systems.

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Download the SDR Research Handbook

Learn how the NI software defined radio platform is accelerating wireless research by downloading the Next-Generation Wireless Systems handbook. The handbook includes research examples from around the world across a wide range of advanced wireless research topics.

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5G Prototyping

Discover how researchers are prototyping candidate wireless technologies for 5G communications with NI platforms. Design engineers are reducing their time from theory to results by testing their designs in a real-world environment.

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SDR User Community

Join a community of designers using LabVIEW Communications to build cutting-edge communications systems with SDR. These resources can help you get started, hone your skills, and provide help if you get stuck.

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SDR for Education

Developed in collaboration with instructors from around the world, NI SDR education solutions offer an affordable hands-on teaching platform that includes classroom-tested labs and lecture notes.

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Accelerate Your Innovation With SDR

Combine the SDR platform with LabVIEW Communications software to help you rapidly prototype ideas on an FPGA and outpace the competition.

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