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Model 7853 4-Channel Beamformer with four 200 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds - x8 PCIe

No longer available in PCIe form factor - see Model 7153 PMC version

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  • Built-in Beamformer supports multiboard systems
  • Programmable Power Meter and Treshold Detect per channel
  • Four 200 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds
  • 2 or 4 Channels of DDC
  • PCI Express 2.0 (Gen. 2) Interface up to x8 wide
  • Independent 32-bit DDC tuning for all channels
  • DDC decimation range from 2 to 256 or from 2 to 65536
  • Independent decimation factors for each channel
  • Default filters offer 0.2 dB ripple and 100 dB rejection
  • LVPECL clock/sync bus for multiboard synchronization


Model 7853


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Hardware and Software Manuals - ( top )

Please note that some hardware and software manuals are used for more than one Pentek product. Although the model numbers given in the description of each manual below may vary, these manuals are all used for the product described on this web page.

Part No.
800.71530 Operating Manual Model 7153 Quad Digital Downconverter and Beamformer PMC/XMC Module A.3 (3/20/2014)
800.78530 Installation Guide Model 7853 Quad Digital Downconverter and Beamformer PCIe Module B.1 (11/11/2011)
801.71531 Programmer's Reference ReadyFlow Board Support Libraries for Model 7153 A (6/11/2010)
809.7x500 Supplemental Manual Vendor Data Sheets for Model 7x50 Series Operating Manuals A (3/22/2010)
815.71530 User's Guide Model 4995A Option 153 Windows ReadyFlow BSP for Model 7153 1.1A (6/28/2010)
816.71530 User's Guide Model 4994A Option 153 Linux ReadyFlow BSP for Model 7153 1.0 (5/29/2012)
820.78530 User's Guide Getting Started Guide for Model 7853 C (10/27/2011)

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