No matter your development tool preferences, you can be confident in USRP hardware, which is compatible with the broadest range of software workflows on the market. You can choose LabVIEW for a unified, dataflow programming style or use the open-source driver with support for C, C++, MathWorks MATLAB®, GNU Radio, and more.
Modern wireless systems require a new generation of SDR for prototyping and deployment. Systems need wider bandwidth, higher frequencies, and more advanced digital signal processing architectures. Explore how the latest USRP options offer enhanced performance to build your next advanced wireless prototype.
USRP Software Defined Radio Devices have an optional onboard GPS that you can use to syncronize multiple software defined radios and enable advanced application possibilities such as distributed multi-channel syncronized systems.
USRP Software Defined Radio Devices also include options with an onboard FPGA—an SDR game changer that provides wireless communications designers an affordable SDR with unprecedented performance for developing next generation 5G wireless communication systems.
The LabVIEW FPGA Module helps you develop and debug custom hardware logic that you can compile and deploy to NI FPGA hardware.
Need More Real-Time Processing?
PXI FlexRIO Coprocessor Modules feature high-performance FPGAs that add signal processing capability to PXI systems. These modules leverage the latest FPGAs from Xilinx, streaming technologies such as PCI Express, and NI Peer-to-Peer Streaming for high-bandwidth data communication with other modules over the backplane. When paired with an SDR, PXI FlexRIO Coprocessor Modules provide the additional FPGA resources required to run complex algorithms in real time.
FlexRIO Feature Highlights:
Implement custom signal processing on large, UltraScale FPGAs
Multi-FPGA systems can easily be built in PXI to meet any digital signal-processing need
FlexRIOs have been combined with SDRs to create cutting edge testbeds