WAVEFORMS

Standard Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Pulse, Noise, DC
Built-in arbitrary Exponential rise, Exponential fall, Negative ramp, Sin(x)/x, Cardiac
WAVEFORM CHARACTERISTICS
Sine
Frequency Range 1 µHz to 20 MHz
Amplitude Flatness[1], [2] (relative to 1 kHz)
< 100 kHz 0.1 dB
100 kHz to 5 MHz 0.15 dB
5 MHz to 20 MHz 0.3 dB
Harmonic distortion[2],[3]
< 1 Vpp 1 Vpp

DC to 20 kHz

-70 dBc -70 dBc

20 kHz to 100 kHz

 -65 dBc -60 dBc

100 kHz to 1 MHz

-50 dBc -45 dBc

1 MHz to 20 MHz

-40 dBc -35 dBc
Total harmonic distortion[2],[3]

DC to 20 kHz

0.04%
Spurious (non-harmonic)[2],[4]

DC to 1 MHz

-70 dBc

1 MHz to 20 MHz

-70 dBc + 6 dB/octave
Phase noise

 (10 kHz offset)

-115 dBc / Hz, typical
Square
Frequency range 1 µHz to 20 MHz
Rise/Fall time < 13 ns
Overshoot < 2%

Variable duty cycle

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20% to 80% (to 10 MHz)
40% to 60% (to 20 MHz)

Asymmetry (@ 50% duty) 1% of period + 5 ns
Jitter (RMS) 1 ns + 100 ppm of period
Ramp, Triangle
Frequency range 1 µHz to 200 kHz
Linearity  < 0.1% of peak output
Variable Symmetry 0.0% to 100.0%
Pulse
Frequency range 500 µHz to 5 MHz
Pulse width 20 ns minimum,

(period 10s)

10 ns resolution
Variable edge time < 13 ns to 100 ns
Overshoot < 2%
Jitter (RMS) 300 ps + 0.1 ppm of period
Noise
Bandwidth 10 MHz typical
Arbitrary
Frequency range 1 µHz to 6 MHz
Waveform length 2 to 64 K points
Amplitude resolution 14 bits (including sign)
Sample rate 50 MSa/s
Min. Rise/Fall Time 35 ns typical
Linearity < 0.1% of peak output
Settling Time < 250 ns to 0.5% of final value
Jitter (RMS)  6 ns + 30 ppm
Non-volatile memory four waveforms
COMMON CHARACTERISTICS
Frequency
Resolution 1 µHz
Amplitude

Range

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10 mVPP to 10 VPP into 50Ω
20 mVPP to 20 VPP into open circuit

Accuracy[1],[2] (at 1 kHz) 1% of setting 1 mVpp
Units Vpp, Vrms, dBm
Resolution 4 digits
DC Offset

Range (peak AC + DC)

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5 V into 50Ω
10 V into open circuit

Accuracy[1],[2]

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2% of offset setting
0.5% of amplitude 2 mV

Resolution 4 digits
Main Output
Impedance 50 Ω typical
Isolation 42 Vpk maximum to earth
Protection Short-circuit protected, overload automatically disables main output
Internal Frequency Reference

Accuracy[5]

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10 ppm in 90 days
20 ppm in 1 year

External Frequency Reference (Option 001)
Rear Panel Input

Lock Range

10 MHz 500 Hz

Level

100 mVpp to 5 Vpp

Impedance

1 kΩ typical, AC coupled

Lock Time

< 2 seconds
Rear Panel Output

Frequency

10 MHz

Level

632 mVpp (0 dBm), typical

Impedance

50 Ω typical, AC coupled
Phase Offset

Range

+ 360X to - 360X

Resolution

0.001X

Accuracy

20 ns
MODULATION
AM

Carrier waveforms

Sine, Square, Ramp, Arb

Source

Internal/External

Internal modulation

Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Noise, Arb (2 mHz to 20 kHz)

Depth

0.0% to 120.0%
FM

Carrier waveforms

Sine, Square, Ramp, Arb

Source

Internal/External

Internal modulation

Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Noise, Arb (2 mHz to 20 kHz)

Deviation

DC to 10 MHz
PM

Carrier waveforms

Sine, Square, Ramp, Arb

Source

 Internal/External

Internal modulation

Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Noise, Arb (2 mHz to 20 kHz)

Deviation

0.0 to 360.0 degrees
PWM

Carrier

waveform Pulse

Source

Internal/External

Internal modulation

Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Noise, Arb (2 mHz to 20 kHz)

Deviation

0% to 100% of pulse width
FSK

Carrier waveforms

Sine, Square, Ramp, Arb

Source

Internal/External

Internal modulation

50% duty cycle square (2 mHz to 100 kHz)
External Modulation Input[6] (for AM, FM, PM, PWM)

Voltage range

  5 V full scale

Input impedance

5 kΩ typical

Bandwidth

 DC to 20 kHz
SWEEP

Waveforms

Sine, Square, Ramp, Arb

Type

Linear or Logarithmic

Direction 

Up or Down

Sweep time

1 ms to 500 s

Trigger

Single, External, or Internal

Marker

falling edge of sync signal (programmable frequency)
BURST[7]
Waveforms Sine, Square, Ramp, Triangle, Pulse, Noise, Arb
Type Counted (1 to 50,000 cycles), Infinite, Gated
Start/Stop Phase -360X to +360X
Internal Period 1 µs to 500 s
Gate Source External trigger
Trigger source l Single, External or Interna
TRIGGER CHARACTERISTICS
Trigger input

Input level

TTL compatible

Slope

Rising or Falling, selectable

Pulse width

> 100 ns

Input impedance

>10 kΩ, DC coupled

Latency

< 500 ns

Jitter (rms)

6 ns (3.5 ns for pulse)
Trigger output

Level

TTL compatible into ≥ 1 kΩ

Pulse width

 > 400 ns

Output Impedance

50 Ω, typical

Maximum rate

1 MHz

Fanout

4 Agilent 33220As
PROGRAMMING TIMES (typical)
Configuration times
USB LAN GPIB

Function Change

111 ms 111 ms 111 ms

Frequency Change

1.5 ms  2.7 ms 1.2 ms

Amplitude Change

30 ms  30 ms 30 ms

Select User Arb  

124 ms 124 ms 123 ms
Arb Download Times (binary transfer)
USB LAN GPIB

64K points

96.9 ms 191.7 ms  336.5 ms

16K points

24.5 ms  48.4 ms 80.7 ms

4K points  

7.3 ms 14.6 ms 19.8 ms
GENERAL

Power Supply

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CAT II
100 - 240V @ 50/60Hz (-5%, +10%)
100 - 120V @ 400Hz (10%)

Power Consumption 50 VA max

Operating Environment

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IEC 61010
Pollution Degree 2
Indoor Location

Operating Temperature 0XC to 55XC
Operating Humidity 5% to 80% RH, non-condensing
Operating Altitude Up to 3000 meters
Storage Temperature -30XC to 70XC

State Storage Memory

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Power off state automatically saved.
Four user-configurable stored states

Interface USB, GPIB, and LAN standard
Language SCPI - 1993, IEEE-488.2
Dimensions (W x H x D)

Bench top

261.1mm x 103.8mm x 303.2mm

Rack mount

212.8mm x 88.3mm x 272.3mm
Weight 3.4 kg (7.5 lbs)
Safety Designed to UL-1244, CSA 1010, EN61010
EMC Tested to MIL-461C, EN55011, EN50082-1
Vibration and Shock MIL-T-28800, Type III, Class 5
Acoustic Noise 30 dBa
Warm-up Time 1 hour
Warranty 3 years standard

Footnotes
[1] add 1/10th of output amplitude and offset spec per XC for operation outside the range of of 18XC to 28XC
[2] Autorange enabled
[3] DC offset set to 0 V
[4] spurious output at low amplitude is V75 dBm typical
[5] add 1 ppm/XC average for operation outside the range of 18XC to 28XC
[6] FSK uses trigger input (1 MHz maximum)
[7] Sine and square waveforms above 6 MHz are allowed only with an infinite burst count


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