pocketBERT pB10A offers 10G CDR, BERT, clock synthesis in single handheld package
San Diego-based startup pocketBERT Co. has unveiled its first product. The pB10A is designed to provide 10-Gbps clock and data recovery (CDR), pseudo-random bit sequence (PRBS) generation/checking, and bit-error ratio (BER) calculation in a single 105x144x33-mm unit.
- single-ended or differential inputs
- 20 mV input sensitivity
- Rx lock detect indicator
- polarity inverter
- ISI compensation.
Users configure and manage the pB10A through a PC. A standalone unit lists for $4150. A full kit, which includes the pB10A, a pre-configured 10.1-inch NetBook, and travel pouch, is available for $4500. Availability is 2-4 weeks ARO.
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