The 8590B and 8592B offer basic RF and microwave measurement performance at a low cost. The HP 8590B has a frequency range of 9kHz to1.8GHz, a 50-or optional 75-ohm input, and a weight of only 13.6kg (30lb). Amplitude range is a wide -115 to +30dBm. The HP 8592B has a frequency range of 9 kHz to 22 GHz (or 25 GHz with Option H25), an internal preselector, and a weight of 15.9kg (35lb). Amplitude range extends from -114 to +30 dBm. If ac power is not available, both spectrum analyzers can be operated using the HP8590lA portable ac power source.
Many options available for these portable analyzers can be added at the time of instrument purchase or after. These options include application-specific measurement personalities that customize your analyzer for specific tasks such as CATV, digital radio, cellular radio, EMC, and component test measurements. You can also add a variety of printers, plotters, and other accessories.