Advantech Wireless Inc., a privately-held Canadian corporation and manufacturer of satellite, RF equipment and microwave systems announced that it has successfully completed the delivery of the New SapphireBluTM Series 6.6kW X-Band Rackmount UltraLinearTM GaN SSPA/BUC, the ultimate solution for wide bandwidth, ultra high power satellite teleport uplinks.

Awarded as Most Innovative Product of the Year 2013 and Teleport Technology of the Year 2014, Advantech Wireless' SapphireBluTM Series of UltraLinearTM GaN based high power amplifiers are leading the way with ground breaking performance and pioneering technology.  High power density GaN technology based SSPA concept, in a compact, indoor modular package with built in redundancy and built in arc detection circuitry.

“Our new high power density, GaN based SSPA concept, offers the maximum power/bandwidth combination,” stated Cristi Damian, VP Business Development at Advantech Wireless. “We are helping our customer save Millions of dollars in Energy Cost, Satellite Bandwidth and CAPEX.”

The new SapphireBluTM series of UltraLinearTM GaN technology based SSPAs and BUCs from Advantech Wireless, exceed all barriers between klystrons, TWTs and SSPAs, backed by over 25 years of outdoor SSPA design and manufacturing, combined with the traditional Advantech Wireless features.