Rigol’s DG4000 Waveform Generator Wins R&D 100 Award

Rigol Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce they have won an R&D 100 Award for the second consecutive year. The DG4000 function/arbitrary waveform generator, introduced to the market in late 2011, was recognized as one of the top 100 most technologically significant products introduced over the past year. The DG4000 is an innovative generator that provides incredible value while adding powerful features, such as a harmonic generator that creates waveforms in frequency space.

The DG4000 series waveform generators features 2 output channels with up to 160 MHz output, 14 bit voltage resolution, a 500 MSa/s sample rate, a high resolution 7″ display and over 130 built-in waveforms. Available functions include Arbitrary Waveform Generator, Function Generator, Pulse Generator, Harmonic Generator, and Analog/Digital Modulator. Pricing begins at $795.

Designed to target the requirements of R&D engineers, production test engineers’ teaching labs and advanced researchers, Rigol’s DG4000 series is ideal for applications in the communications, aerospace/defense, research and education, industrial and consumer electronics, computing and instrumentation industries due to its user-friendly, ultra modern functionality.

The R&D 100 Awards have long been a benchmark of excellence for a diverse and wide-reaching number of industries and have helped identify revolutionary technologies that shape the future, such as the fax machine, the liquid crystal display and HDTV. Winners are selected by an independent judging panel as well as the editors of R&D Magazine. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the R&D 100 Awards.