- Buyers Guide
PMI Model No. PIQ-2G18G-360-16-CD-1 is a 2.0 to 18.0 GHz, high performance I/Q Vector Modulator with 2 x 12 bit monotonic TTL compatible channels (I and Q). This model offers a full 360 degrees of phase shift with a minimum of 16 dB of amplitude control.
Agilent Technologies Inc. announced the release of GoldenGate, its RFIC simulation, verification and analysis software. Agilent EEsof EDA’s GoldenGate 2013.10 provides RFIC designers with easy-to-use EVM-, BER- and ACPR-type measurements and enables them to quickly analyze and diagnose problem areas in large-signal analysis.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announced availability of the WAT06E precision attenuator. It operates from DC to 6 GHz, with 50 Ohm impedance, with up to 30 dB attenuation, and features 20 W continuous wave (CW) RF power handling and 1.2:1 VSWR. It is ideally suited for wideband power attenuation, high power measurement, high power IP measurement, and RF bench test applications.
PMI Model No. DRO-11D7G-CD-1 is a dielectrically stabilized GaAs FET oscillator with a center frequency of 11.7 GHz. This model provides minimum output power of +11 dBm with all spurs held to -55 dBc and harmonics held to -20 dBc. The mechanical tuning frequency is +/-25 MHz and the unit has a phase noise of -75 dBc/Hz.
PMI Model No. PE2-30-9R010R0-2R5-21-12-SFF is a low noise amplifier that operates over the 9.0 to 10.0 GHz frequency range. This model provides a typical gain of 30 dB while maintaining a noise figure of 2.5 dB and a OP1 dB of 21 dBm minimum. The input and output VSWR is better than 2.0:1 and this model operates on +12 to +15 VDC.
Model Number DD-20-218-5PF-3-P-M is a high speed diode detector optimized for the 2 to 18 GHz frequency range. This model offers a fast response of 5 nsec, a TSS of -50 dBm at 2 MHz video bandwidth and a Video Capacitance of 5.6 pF. The output voltage polarity is positive, but a negative polarity is available upon request.
PMI Model No. SDLVA-218-44-70M is a detector log video amplifier (DLVA) designed to operate over the 2.0 to 18.0 GHz frequency range. This model offers a logging range of -40 to +4 dBm having a log slope of 70 mV/dB. The logging linearity is better than ±0.75 dB and the rise time is 25 nsec maximum and the fall time 300 nsec maximum.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new 3 dB hybrid coupler from Anaren. The low profile, high performance X3C25F1-03S, the latest Femto-sized coupler in the Xinger® III family of products from Anaren, has been miniaturized to a 3 mm x 5 mm footprint without sacrificing electrical performance.
Skyworks Solutions Inc. introduces a highly integrated 5 GHz WLAN front-end module for reference designs targeting smartphones and tablets in a 2.5 x 2.5 mm, QFN package. The SKY85702-11 incorporates a power amplifier and a SPDT transmit and receive switch for mobile/portable 802.11ac applications and systems.
Linear Technology introduces new high reliability H grade and military MP grade versions of the LTC3615 and LTC3615-1, high efficiency, 4 MHz synchronous buck regulators that incorporate a constant frequency, current-mode architecture. Low resistance internal switches enable the LTC3615 to deliver up to 3 A of continuous output current from each channel.