Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 2 W power amplifier from M/A-COM Technology Solutions.
The MAAP-011145 is assembled in a 7 mm surface mount, lead-free cavity package with a temperature compensated integrated power detector operating from 17.65 to 19.75 GHz. The circuit provides 25 dB small signal gain, +43 dBm OIP3, 2W P1dB, +34.5 dBm saturated output power, and bias of 1330 mA at 6 V. It includes ESD protection and by-pass capacitors to ease the implementation and volume assembly of the packaged part.
The new PA is specifically designed for use in point-to-point radios for cellular backhaul applications in the 18 GHz band.
To find more information, or to purchase this product today online, please visit the MAAP-011145 webpage. The device is also available by calling 1-800-737-6937.