The VT-860 temperature compensated crystal oscillator is housed in a small form factor 2.0 mm x 1.6 mm x 0.7 mm package. This TCXO produces a stability of +/-0.5 ppm across the industrial temperature range of -40oC to 85oC and offers a frequency range of 13 to 52 MHz. Tight stability TCXOs are a core component in enabling precision location services. The VT-860 delivers high stability in a compact low power design, making it ideal for a wide range of GNSS applications.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for a half-bridge SiC power module from Wolfspeed, a Cree Company. The CAS325M12HM2 power module is configured in a half-bridge topology comprised of seven 1.2 kV 25 mΩ C2M SiC MOSFETs and six 1.2 kV 50 A Z-Rec Schottky diodes per switch position. CAS325M12HM2 features ultra-low loss and low (5 nH) inductance, ultra-fast switching operation, zero reverse recovery current from the diode, and more.
The OX–209 is the latest addition to our precision OCXO ultra low noise oscillator family. Packaged in a 25 x 25 mm footprint, this OCXO offers an impressive phase noise floor performance of -175 dBc/Hz, while operating in the frequency range of 20 to 35 MHz. This product is designed for applications that demand extremely low noise sources, including the reference oscillator for a phase–locked loop in the microwave spectrum.
Custom MMIC has the added CMD238 2 to 20 GHz amplifier to its market leading BroadRange Distributed Amplifier™ portfolio. The CMD238 is a wideband GaAs MMIC distributed amplifier ideally designed for wideband applications requiring high linearity in a small die size. From 2 to 20 GHz, this amplifier delivers 14 dB of gain with an output P1dB of +26 dBm, an output IP3 of +34 dBm, and a 2nd harmonic level of -33 dBc.
Anritsu Co. introduces the Signaling Tester MD8475B, the world’s first all-in-one test solution supporting up to four component carrier aggregation (4CC CA) and 2 x 2 MIMO in a single test box. Integrated with the SmartStudio GUI, the MD8475B lowers cost-of-test and reduces space requirements compared to conventional solutions that require several test instruments, providing engineers with a highly efficient tool to conduct tests on chipsets, modules, and mobile platforms.
The VX-708 high temperature voltage control crystal oscillator has a 4-point mount design for high shock and vibration environments. This VCXO performs over an extended operating temperature range of -55oC to +180oC with a frequency range of 2 to 40 MHz while providing an absolute pull range of +/-50 ppm making it ideal for harsh environmental applications.
Anritsu Co. introduces CPRI RF measurement capability in its market-leading E series of Site Master™, Spectrum Master™, and Cell Master™ handheld field analyzers that dramatically simplifies and lowers the cost of testing remote radio heads installed atop 4G towers. The option reduces network OpEx by allowing wireless carrier engineers, technicians and contractors responsible for wireless networks to identify interference sources on the radio uplink at ground level, reducing the use of unnecessary and costly tower climbing crews.
The electromagnetic simulation software CST STUDIO SUITE® is the culmination of many years of research and development into the most accurate and efficient computational solutions for electromagnetic designs. It comprises CST’s tools for the design and optimization of devices operating in a wide range of frequencies - static to optical. Analyses may include thermal and mechanical effects, as well as circuit simulation.
PMI's A-Series amplifiers are available in low noise, medium power and lost cost designs and operate over the 10 MHz to 40 GHz frequency range. These new models feature form fit & function design, low noise figure, operating temp: -54° to +85°C, unconditionally stable over temperature, excellent group delay and phase linearity, field replaceable sma connectors, and more.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for a UltraCMOS® SPDT RF switch from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The PE42723 is a HaRP™ technology-enhanced reflective SPDT RF switch designed for use in cable applications, including DOCSIS 3.0/1 cable modem, set-top box and residential gateway. It delivers high linearity and excellent harmonics performance in the 5 to 1794 MHz band, as well as low insertion loss and high isolation performance.