UltraWave-MX44

An UltraFLEX Test Solution for the New 5G-NR Millimeter Wave Market

The new UltraWave-MX44 instrument enables faster time to market and higher product yields for semiconductor devices used in emerging 5G mmWave applications. 

  • Extends the UltraWave24 capability up to 44GHz for full test coverage of IoT, WiFi, LTE, and 5G standards while maintaining full DIB and docking compatibility
  • Industry-leading programming software and debug tools for fast time to market
  • Supports characterization and production device testing for probe, package, over-the-air and module applications
  • Patented active thermal control and NIST traceable integrated calibration circuitry delivers superior instrument performance and tester-to-tester repeatability
  • Full test coverage for 5G multi-antenna beamforming devices

Additonal features include:

Highest Performance Modules
  • Guaranteed temperature stability utilizing integrated thermal monitoring
  • Integrated power detectors for specification traceability over longer calibration windows
  • Frequency coverage from 6GHz to 44GHz
  • Supports both RF & IF interfaces for both transceiver and FEM device coverage
  • 800 MHz channel bandwidth with >2GHz high performance path
  • Dedicated low phase noise DUT reference clock operating from 100MHz to 6GHz
Simplified DIB Design
  • New 5G mmWave DIBs fully compatible with existing manufacturing test cells
  • 32 ports per instrument for multi-antenna devices 
          - System configurable to 128 total mmWave ports
  • Integrated signal muxing reduces DIB circuitry when scaling to mulitsite
  • Production proven blind-mate coaxial signal delivery

Fastest Program Development Environment

  • Simple programming using award-winning IG-XL test software
  • Integrated, interactive debug displays
  • Native 5G-NR modulation and demodulation test coverage with integrated ESA Toolkit using industry-standard bench algorithims for simplified bench-to-ATE correlation