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Accessing Hopping Patterns

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Hello,

I am using the Xbee Pro S3B with firmware version 8074 connected to the SparkFun explorer USB board. I am currently running tests in which I use the throughout tool to send random data packets across the 915 MHz band. Currently, I am only using one coordinator and one end device. I am using an oscilloscope as a spectrograph to view the frequency domain of the packet transmissions, but I have encountered a problem: frequency hopping.

Eventually I'd like to move to a cheaper receiver, in which I will only be able to view the spectrum in MATLAB. However, due the frequency hopping nature of these devices, I cannot get an accurate plot.

Is there a way to access the frequency hopping patterns these devices use?
asked Jun 13, 2017 in Miscellaneous Hardware and Software by ajwilson99 New to the Community (4 points)

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No there is not. it is a pseudorandom pattern that would be bad if Digi was to open that to the public.
answered Jun 14, 2017 by mvut Veteran of the Digi Community (11,302 points)
selected Jun 14, 2017 by ajwilson99
Can't believe I didn't think of this... Thanks.
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