The Source on Design and Technology for the Wireless and RF Engineer
Subscribe to Wireless Design and Development All
View Sample

FREE WDD Email Newsletter

High-Speed Logic Products Feature Low Power Consumption

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation extends its high-speed logic product line with three new logic functions which provide operating clock rates up to 26 GHz. Optimized for applications requiring ultra-low jitter and very low DC power consumption, these devices are suitable for use in optical systems, frequency synthesis, ATE, broadband test and measurement equipment, and radar signal processing systems....

Dual RMS Detector IC Measures Signal Power

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Hittite Microwave Corporation introduces its integrated dual RMS power detector that is capable of simultaneously measuring the instantaneous power (RF envelope) and the average true RMS power of any input RF signal from 0.1 to 3.9 GHz. The HMC714LP5E is a dual-channel RMS power detector for high accuracy RF power signal measurement and control applications in the 0....

Component Test Software Works with SourceMeter Instruments

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Keithley Instruments, Inc. announces its ACS Basic Edition, characterization and curve tracer software for component test applications that integrates with the proprietary SourceMeter Instrument family. ACS Basic Edition, paired with the SourceMeter Instruments line, replaces obsolete curve tracers with a solution that performs both basic curve tracing as well as parametric test....


Wireless LAN Module Delivers Streaming Performance

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Laird Technologies, Inc. introduces its Model WLM400 802.11 wireless LAN module for streaming video and high data rate applications. It overcomes the compromises where a choice has to be made between data throughput that requires a host processor or the simplicity of a module with embedded drivers and TCP/IP stack, but have a low throughput....

SPI4.2 Cores Provide Enhanced Buffer Management Features

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation announces that its LatticeSCM FPGA family-based SPI4.2 MACO (Masked Array for Cost Optimization) cores have been enhanced by adding link layer buffer management options. These features provide the option to use a parameterizable buffer manager for applications needing per-channel bandwidth management....

Broadband Filters and ADC Drivers Offer High Performance

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology introduces its family of five single and dual high performance, wide bandwidth lowpass active filter/ADC driver amplifier products that provide solutions in a small form-factor for filtering applications in broadband wireless communications and signal processing equipment. The filter's lowpass cut-off frequency up to 2....

Cartridge Fuses Work in 500 VAC/VDC Applications

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Littelfuse, Inc. announces its 505 Series of 6 32 mm ceramic-body, fast-acting cartridge fuses for high energy applications. With Ampere ratings from 10 A to 30 A, they can safely interrupt fault currents at 500 V AC/DC. This series also includes axial lead versions, making them suitable for PCB through-hole mounting where space is limited....

Digital Radio Test Set Features Intuitive Touch-Screen Control

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aeroflex launches its 7100 Digital Radio Test Set that enables chip-set designers, software developers and handset manufacturers to accelerate the pace of development projects to meet the requirements of the new 3GPP Rel-8 E-UTRAN standard, better known as 3G LTE. Using intuitive touch screen technology to provide easy access to comprehensive test functionality, the test set incorporates a fully integrated RF interface, baseband and protoco...


Software Bundle Improves Efficiency in Signal Analyzers

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Anritsu Company introduces a software bundle for its MS269xA signal analyzers to improve efficiency during development of mobile phones and cellular base stations, as well as in other R&D applications. These new functions include spectrogram, spurious emissions measurements, phase noise measurements and AM/FM measurements to provide critical information during the development process, and to allow rapid evaluation during the product test cy...

CMOS Power Amplifier Features Small Footprint

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Axiom Microdevices, Inc. announces its AX508 power amplifier that integrates full quad-band GSM/GPRS functionality on a single integrated circuit, using mainstream silicon CMOS process technology. Key benefits include improved performance relative to its AX502 product, equating to a longer talk time....

RF Quadrature Modulator Offers 100-MHz to 1-GHz Operation

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

CML Microcircuits unveils its CMX993 highly integrated, general purpose, RF quadrature modulator that offers 100-MHz to 1-GHz operation and optimal wide-band noise performance. Additional features include gain control and uncommitted differential amplifiers. Targeted to meet the requirements of wireless data (digital TV, CATV modulators, ISM transmitters, Wireless LAN, WLL) and two-way radio systems (APCO P25), the device's I/Q architecture...

2,770- to 2,920-MHz VCO Features Optimal Linearity

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek Corporation introduces its CVCO55CC-2770-2920 VCO that operates from 2,770 MHz to 2,920 MHz with a control voltage range from 0.5 to ~4.5 V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -106 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset with optimal linearity. Output power is typically 4 dBm. This model is packaged in the industry-standard 0....

Multi-Position Switches Feature K Type Connectors

January 14, 2009 9:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ducommun Technologies, Inc. announces its QK Series of SP3T-SP6T coaxial multi-position switches that feature K type connectors with a frequency of DC to 40 GHz. Actuator options include normally open and TTL circuitry with integrated indicator circuits. Terminated models are also available with the 2....

Low Power Drives Wireless Technologies

January 9, 2009 5:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Linnea Brush, Senior Research Analyst, Darnell Group Linnea Brush, Senior Research Analyst, Darnell Group Wireless technologies are one of the few markets that could make it through the current economic crisis somewhat unscathed. Long associated with cellular communication and portable devices, wireless applications provide power supply opportunities from batteries, chargers, and adapter...

Power Amplifier Module Supplies 30 W

January 7, 2009 11:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mimix Broadband's XP9003 3-stage power amplifier module delivers 30 W of peak-power and 38 dB of small signal gain. The device operates at 1.6 GHz, is fully matched internally with no external components required, offers active bias circuit and control voltage. The component is designed for satellite communications transmitters with high peak to average ratio signals....


You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.