Switzerland - Richardson RFPD (www.richardsonrfpd.com) announces the availability and full design support capabilities for a new power amplifier from MACOM Technology Solutions. The MAAP-118260 is a packaged linear power amplifier that operates from 17.7 GHz to 26.5 GHz and provides 28.5 dB of gain and +37.0 dBm output third order intercept point (OIP3) with more than +28.5 dBm of output P1dB.
The device is assembled in a lead-free, fully-molded 5 mm, 24-lead, QFN package and consists of a four-stage power amplifier with integrated, on-chip power and envelope detectors. It includes on-chip ESD protection structures to ease the implementation and volume assembly. The new PA is suitable for use in 18 GHz, 23 GHz and 26 GHz cellular backhaul and point-to-point applications.
Additional key features of the MAAP-118260 include:
·Typical bias: 5 V, 650 mA
·Psat: 1.26 W
·Power added efficiency (PAE): 18%
To find more information, or to purchase this product today online, please visit the MAAP-118260 webpage. The device is also available by calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find a local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support. To learn about additional products from MACOM, please visit the MACOM storefront webpage.