NI USRP: Software Defined Radio Platform

NI USRP™ (Universal Software Radio Peripheral) is an affordable, PC-hosted platform used with NI LabVIEW software to build powerful wireless communications systems.

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Application Areas

USRP software defined radio (SDR) platforms and LabVIEW offer numerous applications spanning from education to research. With ready-to-use teaching solutions, the SDR platform supports RF and communications courses through hands-on laboratory learning with real-world signals. The combination of hardware and software offers flexibility and functionality to deliver a rapid prototyping platform for physical layer design, record and playback, signal intelligence, algorithm validation, and more.

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USRP Reconfigurable I/O

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Teaching Bundle

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2x2 MIMO With USRP

Build a 2X2 multiple input, multiple output (MIMO) system on the USRP platform to increase wireless system performance.

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Documentation and Online Help

Reference device specifications, example VIs, digital communication fundamentals, and more.

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Code Sharing Community

Browse and contribute to an online hub of USRP example code and learn about up-and-coming applications.

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