MACOM Announces High Power C-Band GaAs MMIC Amplifier in Plastic Packaging

8 W Power Amplifier operating between the 5.2 – 5.9 GHz frequency band offers customers a small sized, fully matched solution

LOWELL, Mass. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 11, 2013 — M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc. (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high performance RF, microwave, and millimeter wave products, today announced a new high power amplifier that is ideally suited for C-Band radar and communication applications.

Packaged in a lead free 5mm x 5mm 20 lead PQFN the device offers a fully matched solution which can  ...

Packaged in a lead free 5mm x 5mm 20 lead PQFN the device offers a fully matched solution which can be used as a power amplifier stage or as a driver stage in high power pulsed applications. (Photo: Business Wire)

The MAAP-011027 is ideal for customers who need a fully matched, small size and simplified packaged solution for high power pulsed applications. Operating over the 5.2-5.9 GHz frequency bandwidth, the device is a two stage, 8 W saturated C-band power amplifier with 37% power added efficiency. The MAAP-011027 is packaged in a lead free 5mm x 5mm 20 lead PQFN and offers a fully matched solution which can be used as a power amplifier stage or as a driver stage in high power pulsed applications.

“The MAAP-011027 belongs to a new family of high power GaAs MMIC amplifiers that cover L-, S-, C- and X-Band,” said Paul Beasly, Product Manager. “These new products offer best-in-class performance for high power applications while leveraging MACOM’s commercial manufacturing expertise to reduce the size, weight and cost of our customers’ system designs.”

The table below outlines typical performance:

                                     
Parameter                 Units                 MAAP-011027
Frequency Range(RF)                 GHz                 5.2-5.9
Gain                 dB                 20
Input Return Loss                 dB                 10
Output Return Loss                 dB                 10
P SAT                 dBm                 39
Efficiency                 %                 37
                               

1 | 2  Next Page »



Review Article Be the first to review this article
Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Project Manager for Keystone Aerial Surveys at Philadelphia, PA
GIS Specialist for Fresno Irrigation District at Fresno, CA
Avionics System Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Geospatial Analyst - Senior for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Springfield, VA
Geospatial Systems Administrator for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at arnold, MO
Geospatial Analyst/Programmer for LANDIQ at Sacramento, CA
Upcoming Events
USC Spatial Science Summit at 3540 South Figueroa Los Angeles CA - Feb 23, 2018
2018 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit at USC Radisson Hotel 3540 S Figueroa St. Los Angeles CA - Feb 23, 2018
Webinar: What's New in Global Mapper v19.1 at United States - Feb 27, 2018
2018 Esri Developer Summit at Palm Springs Convention Center Palm Springs CA - Mar 6 - 9, 2018
Teledyne Optech
Teledyne:
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise