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Waveform generation, visualization, and transmitter performance analysis

WLAN Toolbox™ provides functions that let you measure transmitter performance characteristics. The examples featured here demonstrate transmitter modeling and performance analysis. Communications Toolbox™ and DSP System Toolbox™ System objects provide additional quantitative tools for measuring system performance, and graphical utilities for visualizing waveforms.


WLAN Waveform GeneratorCreate, impair, visualize, and export WLAN waveforms


wlanWaveformGeneratorGenerate WLAN waveform
wlanReferenceSymbolsFind reference symbols of constellation diagram
wlanClosestReferenceSymbolFind closest constellation points


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comm.ConstellationDiagramDisplay constellation diagram for input signals
dsp.SpectrumAnalyzerDisplay frequency spectrum of time-domain signals
timescopeDisplay time-domain signals
dsp.ArrayPlotDisplay vectors or arrays
comm.ErrorRateCompute bit or symbol error rate of input data
comm.EVMMeasure error vector magnitude


802.11 OFDM Beacon Frame Generation and Transmission with Test and Measurement Equipment (Instrument Control Toolbox)

This example shows how to generate packets containing MAC beacon frames suitable for baseband simulation or over-the-air transmission using WLAN Toolbox™, Instrument Control Toolbox™ and Keysight Technologies® RF signal generator.

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