Articles by Analog Devices Inc.

Analog Clocking ICs Replace Expensive, High Frequency VCOs

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a leader in high performance semiconductors for signal-processing applications, expanded its clock-product portfolio with the launch of the AD9552 oscillator frequency upconverter and the AD9547 clock synchronizer. Both products streamline system designs and reduce implementation complexity and cost while improving jitter performance. The AD9552 replaces...
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ADI Design Studio Simplifies Design of Short-range Wireless Devices

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI) announced the availability of its latest version of its free, downloadable ADIsimSRD™ Design Studio for the development of short-range wireless devices. ADIsimSRD Design Studio Version 1.1 conducts real-time simulations, tests configurations and troubleshoots potential problems in short-range radio communications systems using ADI’s ADF70xx family of...
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ADI Introduces Simplified Clock Generator Architecture

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI) introduced a clock generator that simplifies clock design and reduces the need for oscillators in multi-standard networking and communications infrastructure systems. The AD9551 clock generator features a new, simplified architecture engineered by ADI that can generate and translate multiple precision network clock frequencies, which enables...
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ADI's Differential RF/IF Amplifiers Set New Distortion and Linearity Standards

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a leader in high performance semiconductors for signal-processing applications, announced two new ultra-low-distortion differential amplifiers that set new performance standards for linearity and power consumption. The ADL5561 and ADL5562 differential amplifiers efficiently drive high speed, high IF sampling analog-to-digital converters (ADC) required by today’s advanced...
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ADI Unveils 3G Transceiver for Femtocell Base Stations

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications, introduced the ADF4602-1 transceiver for 3G femtocell base stations that support the universal mobile telecommunications system (UMTS) wireless interface standard for home and office wireless infrastructure equipment. The highly integrated direct conversion transceiver incorporates frequency synthesizers,...
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ADI Unveils Continuous-time Sigma-delta Analog-to-digital Converters

Analog Devices Inc. , a leader in data converter technology, unveiled its continuous-time sigma-delta (CTSD) converter architecture for wireless infrastructure, medical and other high-performance equipment demanding uncompromised data resolution and wide bandwidth. The 16-bit, AD9261 and AD9262 CTSD converter, and the AD9267 CTSD modulator couple the industry’s lowest noise...
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Analog Devices Introduces Broadband Quadrature Modulator

Analog Devices Inc. , a leader in semiconductors for signal processing applications, introduced the industry’s first high-performance broadband I/Q quadrature modulator to integrate automatic gain control (AGC) circuitry within a compact 6×6 mm LFCSP (lead-frame chip-scale package). ADI’s ADL5386 provides a unique combination of performance and unmatched integration levels...
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