MINI PWR-2GHS-75

USB Smart Power Sensor
75Ω
PWR-2GHS-75
-30 dBm to +20 dBm, 100 kHz to 2000 MHz
The Big Deal
• 75Ω Impedance
• Low cost
• HID device compatible with
32/64 Bit operating systems
• Includes “Measurement Application” GUI
(Graphical User Interface) software with an
API-DLL com object
• High speed measurement capability
Installation CD with
Software included
CASE STYLE: JL1337
Product Overview
The Mini-Circuits PWR-2GHS-75 Smart Power Sensor is a 75Ω pocket-sized, 4.89” x 1.74” x 0.95”,
precision test USB HID device (no driver installation required) that turns a Windows or Linux PC into a
power meter Each unit is shipped with our N-to-SMA adapter and a quick-locking USB cable for reliable
connectivity. Native software and detailed user guides are provided on the included CD, or can be
downloaded from minicircuits.com anywhere an internet connection is available , providing a full range of
data analysis options.
Key Features
Feature
Advantages
HID (Human Interface Device)
Plug-and-Play (no need to install driver for the device).
GUI Measurement Application
Software built-in
Enables the user to perform measurements on RF components such as Couplers, Filters,
Amplifiers etc. and displays numerical data and graphs .
32/64 Bit operating systems
Compatible with Windows and Linux operating systems.
No calibration required before taking
measurement
The PWR-2GHS-75 does not require any reference signal for calibration.
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and performance data contained herein are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions. 3. The parts covered by this specification sheet are subject to
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USB Smart Power Sensor
75Ω
100 kHz to 2000 MHz
Product Features
• Wide bandwidth, 100 kHz to 2000 MHz
• 50 dB Dynamic Range, -30 to +20 dBm
• Good VSWR, 1.03:1 typ.
• Fast measurement speed, 30 msec typ.
• Automatic frequency calibration & temperature compensation
• Multi-sensor capability (up to 24)
• Built in Application Measurement Software
• Remote operation via internet
• Effective, easy-to-use Windows® GUI
• Linux® support
• DLL com object for use with other testing software:
LabVIEW®, Delphi®, C++, C#, Visual Basic®, and .Net 1
Installation CD with
Software included
PWR-2GHS-75
Typical Applications
Order P/N
• Turn almost any Windows or Linux PC into a Power Meter
• Pocket-sized portability for benchtop testing anywhere
• Remote location monitoring
• Automatic, scheduled data collection
• Evaluate high-power, multi-port devices with built-in
• virtual couplers/attenuators & other software tools
Description
Price
Qty.
USB Smart Power Sensor
PWR-2GHS-75
$795.00 ea. (1-4)
plus accessories
PWR-SEN-2GHS-75 Power Sensor Head
USB-CBL+
Data Cable (USB Type-A plug)
PWR-SEN-CD
Installation CD
RoHS compliant in accordance
with EU Directive (2002/95/EC)
Mini-Circuits Power Meter Program for Smart USB Power Sensor
Note 1: Windows and Visual Basic are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. LabVIEW is a registered trademark of
National Instruments Corp. Delphi is a registered trademark of Codegear LLC. Neither Mini-Circuits nor the Mini-Circuits PWR-2GHS-75 75Ω smart Power Sensor are
affiliated with or endorsed by the owners of the above referenced trademarks.
Mini-Circuits and the Mini-Circuits logo are registered trademarks of Scientific Components Corporation.
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Rev. OR
M129151
EDR-10368
IF/RF MICROWAVE COMPONENTS
PWR-2GHS-75
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and performance data contained herein are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions. 3. The parts covered by this specification sheet are subject to
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USB Smart Power Sensor
Electrical Specifications, -30 dBm to +20 dBm, 100 kHz to 2000 MHz
Freq. Range
(MHz)
Min.
Dynamic Range
0.1 - 2000
-30
VSWR
0.1 - 2000
Parameter
@ -30 to +5 dBm
Uncertainty of
Power Measurement
@ 25ºC
@ +5 to +12 dBm
@ +12 to +20 dBm
@ -30 to +5 dBm
Uncertainty of
Power Measurement
@ 0ºC to 50ºC
@ +5 to +12 dBm
@ +12 to +20 dBm
Typ.
Max.
Units
-
+20
dBm
-
1.03
1.20
:1
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.10
± 0.30
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.05
± 0.30
dB
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.05
± 0.25
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.05
± 0.20
dB
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.10
± 0.30
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.15
± 0.40
dB
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.10
-
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.10
-
dB
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.10
-
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.10
-
dB
0.1 - 1000
-
± 0.10
-
dB
1000 - 2000
-
± 0.15
-
dB
Linearity @ 25ºC
0.1 - 2000
-
± 2.3
-
%
Measurement Resolution
0.1 - 2000
0.01
-
-
dB
0.1 - 2000
1
-
999
-
-
100
-
-
30
-
-
40
70
Averaging Range
Measurement Speed
@ Low Noise Mode
0.1 - 2000
@ Faster Mode
Current (via host USB)
0.1 - 2000
mSec
mA
Minimum System Requirements
Parameter
Requirements
Interface
USB HID
Host operating system
32 Bit operating system: Windows 98 ®, Windows XP ®, Windows Vista ®, Windows 7®
64 Bit operating system: Windows Vista ®, Windows 7 ®
Linux ® support: 32/64 Bit operating system
Hardware
Pentium ® II or higher, RAM 256 Mb, USB port
USB cable (supplied)
To be used with the supplied USB cable only
Absolute Maximum Ratings
Parameter
Operating Temperature
Ratings
0°C to 50°C
Storage Temperature
-30°C to 70°C
DC Voltage at RF port
4V
CW Power
+25dBm
Permanent damage may occur if any of these limits are exceeded.
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and performance data contained herein are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions. 3. The parts covered by this specification sheet are subject to
Mini-Circuits standard limited warranty and terms and conditions (collectively, “Standard Terms”); Purchasers of this part are entitled to the rights and benefits contained therein. For a full statement of the Standard
Terms and the exclusive rights and remedies thereunder, please visit Mini-Circuits’ website at www.minicircuits.com/MCLStore/terms.jsp.
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PWR-2GHS-75
USB Smart Power Sensor
Typical Performance Curves
VSWR
VSWR
1.06
O
UNCERTAINTY OF POWER [email protected] 25 C
0.4
-30 dBm
+10 dBm
0°C
+25°C
1.05
0.3
-25 dBm
+15 dBm
-20 dBm
+20 dBm
0 dBm
UNCERTAINTY (dB)
1.03
1.02
1.01
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
1.00
0
500
1000
1500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
0
2000
500
1000
1500
FREQUENCY (MHz)
2000
LINEARITY @
@25°C
25OC
LINEARITY
7.0
5.0
LINEARITY
(%)
LINEARITY
(%)
VSWR (:1)
+50°C
1.04
3.0
1.0
-1.0
-3.0
-30 to 0 dBm
-5.0
0 to +20 dBm
-7.0

0
500
1000
1500
FREQUENCY
(MHz)
FREQUENCY
(MHz)

2000
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Outline Drawing (JL1337) 
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NOTE 1
NOTE 1: To be used with the supplied USB cable only.
Outline Dimensions ( inch
mm )
A
B
C
4.39
111.5
1.74
44.2
0.95
24.1

D
E
3.50

88.9

72.0
WT.
GRAMS
200
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

1829
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and performance data contained herein are based on Mini-Circuit’s applicable established test performance criteria and measurement instructions. 3. The parts covered by this specification sheet are subject to
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PWR-2GHS-75
USB Smart Power Sensor
Warranty
For a full statement of the limited warranty offered by Mini-Circuits for the PWR-2GHS-75 and the non-exclusive
license for the software provided with the PWR-2GHS-75 and the exclusive rights and remedies thereunder, together
with Mini-Circuit’s limitations of warranties and limitation of liability, please refer to Mini-Circuits User Guide for the
PWR-2GHS-75 and Mini-Circuits standard terms of sale found on its standard purchase order acknowledgment
form, which are incorporated herein by reference. If you do not have these documents, please contact a Mini-Circuits
representative and these documents will be provided promptly. Alternatively, for a copy of Mini-Circuits’ standard
terms of sale, visit Mini-Circuits’ website at www.minicircuits.com/MCLStore/terms.jsp.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS”, AND WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED
WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, ALL OF WHICH ARE HEREBY WAIVED.
Ordering Information
Model Number
PWR-2GHS-75
Description
USB Smart Power Sensor with USB cable and Installation CD
Quantity
Min.
No. of Units
Price
$
Ea.
1-4
795.00
PWR-SEN-2GHS-75
Power Sensor Head
1
USB-CBL+
Data cable with USB Type-A plug connector
1
PWR-SEN-CD
Installation CD
1
CALSEN-2GHS-75
Annual Calibration
1
NOTE 1
Included
99.00
NOTE 1: To be used with the supplied USB cable only.
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Mini-Circuits standard limited warranty and terms and conditions (collectively, “Standard Terms”); Purchasers of this part are entitled to the rights and benefits contained therein. For a full statement of the Standard
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