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Getting started with the AFE74xx RF-sampling transceiver

Quickly evaluate the AFE7444 and/or AFE7422 RF-sampling transceiver with this series of how to videos.

Table of contents

1. Getting started

Learn how to perform certain functions with the AFE74xx EVM such as how to configure the AFE74xx using external or internal clocking, how to navigate the datasheet to select a configuration mode, how to demonstrate frequency hopping and much more. 

# Title Duration
1.1 Selecting the right configuration mode with the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to select the desired mode to configure the AFE.
03:27
1.2 Hardware setup for internal PLL operation with the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to set up the hardware for internal PLL clock operation.
02:42
1.3 How to configure the AFE74xx DAC in Mode 4 using the internal PLL
Learn how to configure the DAC in mode 4 with the AFE74xx EVM
04:55
1.4 How to configure the AFE74xx ADC in Mode 4 using the internal PLL
Learn how to capture with the ADC in mode 4 with the AFE74xx EVM.
02:33
1.5 How to configure the AFE74xx EVM in transceiver mode
Learn how to operate the AFE74xx EVM in transceiver mode.
02:03
1.6 Hardware setup for external clock operation with the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to set up the hardware to configure the AFE74xx EVM, in mode 4, using an external clock.
03:10
1.7 How to configure the AFE74xx in Mode 4 using an external clock
Learn how to program the AFE74xx EVM using an external clock.
05:04
1.8 Configure the TX NCOs using the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to configure the TX NCOs in single band mode, using the AFE74xx EVM.
04:11
1.9 How to configure the RX NCOs using the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to configure the RX NCO settings, in single band mode, using the AFE74xx EVM.
05:46
1.10 How to enable the loopback mode feature with the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to enable the loopback mode feature with the AFE74xx EVM.
03:59
1.11 Demonstrate RX frequency hopping using GPIO on the AFE74xx EVM
Learn how to configure the AFE74xx EVM to selectively switch between the three available RX NCOs using GPIO pins.
07:39
1.12 Demonstrate TX frequency hopping using SPI on the AFE74xx EVM
Learn two methods for frequency hopping with the AFE74xx EVM.
04:21
1.13 Utilizing the AFE74xx TXTDD and RXTDD modes
Learn how to save power by utilizing the AFE74xx TXTDD and RXTDD modes.
04:15
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