What Is NI USRP?

NI USRP™ (Universal Software Radio Peripheral) is an affordable, flexible radio that turns a standard PC into a wireless prototyping platform. Paired with NI LabVIEW software, USRP transceivers provide a powerful system to get you up and running quickly.

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Validate Research Theory With Real-World Signals

Wireless communication researchers all over the world have been using USRP for a wide variety of applications, such as 802.11 physical layer prototyping, RF record and playback, spectrum monitoring, and cognitive radio.

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Integrate With Existing Curriculum

Build a complete over-the-air link communications system in a semester that gives students the ability to explore benefits and challenges of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) metamodulation and evaluate algorithm and bit error rate performance under many operating conditions.

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Global Synchronization and Clock Disciplining

The NI USRP-293x and NI USRP-295xR software defined radios (SDRs) with integrated GPS-disciplined oven controlled crystal oscillator (OCXO) reference clock provides many advantages that improve system performance, accelerate wireless prototyping, and add the capability of global synchronization.

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