Article | March 14, 2014

Capturing IQ Data With NRA And IDA Technical Note

Source: Narda Safety Test Solutions GmbH
Capturing IQ Data With NRA And IDA Technical Note

With the Scope/IQ option, the NRA and IDA instruments allow you to generate IQ data from the received data and display, demodulate, and store them, and transmit them block by block or as a continuous stream via a remote interface. What, though, is the significance of this I/Q data? What are they used for? And, how are they obtained using NRA and IDA?