automatic frequency control


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automatic frequency control

n
(Electronics) a system in a radio or television receiver by which the tuning of an incoming signal is accurately maintained. Abbreviation: AFC
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Consulting services for research on the effect of the normalized primary and secondary automatic frequency control and power flows (NPRCH and AVRCHM) on the technical condition of equipment of power units (JSC "SO UES")
Automatic Frequency Control (AFC): The receiver is automatically tuned to the incoming signal, allowing the use of an inexpensive crystal without compromising the radio link.
In addition, it features automatic frequency control.
Integrated on the transceivers are 12-bit, 160 mega-samples-per-second (MSPS) ADCs and DACs, along with smart system features such as self-calibration, automatic gain control, transmit power control, support for automatic frequency control, and auxiliary ADCs and DACs for system monitoring.
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