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Peak Power Meters

March 2, 2006 7:00 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Anritsu Company introduces the ML2490A series peak power meters, featuring good bandwidth and rise time to conduct pulse measurements on rapid rise time radar signals and complex new modulation techniques used in 4G applications and wireless systems such as WiMAX. In addition to rising edge pulse measurements, both power meters in the series can conduct CW measurements....

Hybrid Band Reject Filter

February 21, 2006 6:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

The 6BRX-1575/X20-S, available from Lorch Microwave, is a Hybrid Band Reject filter with bi-directional inputs. The filter features 65 dB of notch depth attenuation from 1565 to 1585. The typical 3 dB bandwidth is 150 MHz. The VSWR is 2.0:1 from DC to 2900 MHz, excluding the notch area. The device measures 1....

NPUs for Basestation Designs

February 8, 2006 7:48 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Glossary of Acronyms ADC — Analog-to-Digital Converter 3GPP — 3rd Generation Partnership Project ASP — Application Service Provider ASIC — Application-Specific Integrated Circuit NOC — Network Operations Center SDR — Software-Defined Radio TEM — Telecom Equipment Manufacturer CDMA — Code-Division Multiple Access GSM — Global ...


Dual-band Antenna

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

Sigma6 Inc. announces its Iridium™-approved dual-band antenna, the Super Max-Ex™ antenna. The Super Max-Ex Iridium antenna is rugged, lightweight, compact and easy to install. The dual-band, passive antenna operates at 1616 to 1626.5 MHz, Iridium frequencies, with continuous transmit and receive coverage....

P-channel Load Switches

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new family of p-channel load switches with slew-rate control for high-volume mobile phone and PDA power management applications is available from Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. The SiP4280 devices will be used to turn on and turn off the power for the display, speakerphone, memory cards, and other such functions in portable electronic systems....

Silicon Chipset

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

WiQuest Communications introduces the WQST110 and WQST101 chipset, a high performance silicon delivering wireless communication speeds up to 1 Gb/s. Based on the WiMedia UWB physical layer (PHY) and media access controller (MAC) specifications, the WQST110 provides a solid foundation for high-speed wireless cable-replacement applications....

LDO IP Blocks

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

LTRIM Technologies introduces the LTR18xx family of low dropout (LDO) voltage regulator IP blocks. The LTR1801-2.4T25, LTR1802-2.5T25, and LTR1803-T25 IP blocks are designed to increase the operating time of battery-operated system-on-chips (SoCs) by offering features such as low dropout voltage, low quiescent current and fast-response low power shutdown modes....

Package-aware Chip Design Software

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rio Design Automation Inc. announces RioMagic, package-aware chip design and optimization software to bridge the gap between the design of high performance integrated circuits (ICs), their packages and the rest of the system design. Employing an interconnect synthesis approach, RioMagic analyzes a wide range of variables to converge on a final I/O plan....


Grid Dish Gain Booster

February 7, 2006 5:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pacific Wireless announces the Grid Dish Gain Booster Antenna for Motorola Canopy™ products. The gain booster antenna works for Motorola gear in the 2.4 to 5.8 GHz frequency ranges with gains ranging from 15 to 29 dBi. The parabolic grid gain booster directional antennas offered by Pacific Wireless utilize a unique patented parabolic grid design especially suited for increasing gain and effective range of Motorola Canopy products....

Signal Creation Capability for Mobile WiMAX Applications

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies Inc. announces a signal creation capability for mobile WiMAX and WiBro applications. Agilent N7615A Signal Studio for 802.16 OFDMA software creates waveforms that comply with the WirelessMAN-OFDMA physical layer in the IEEE 802.16-2004, 802.16-2004/Cor1/D2 or D3, and 802.16e/D9 standards....

Development Kit

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

MaxStream announces a new version of the XBee development kit that offers OEMs and systems integrators the ability to easily load their own code to the XBee and XBee-PRO RF module’s processor. The XBee Professional Developer’s Kit is appropriate for applications that require a customized software configuration....

RF Design Kit

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Cadence® RF (Radio Frequency) Design Methodology Kit helps wireless chip designers achieve shorter, more predictable design cycles by better ensuring that silicon performance matches design intent. The kit leverages the latest technologies from Cadence for intelligently managing parasitic extraction and linking system-level design with IC implementation, and accurately, yet rapidly, verifying complete wireless designs that span digit...

Upgrade to SoC Verification Technology

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cadence Design Systems announces an upgrade to its system-on-chip (SoC) verification technology with the Cadence® Incisive® Enterprise Specman Elite® 5.0 test bench automation solution with tight integration to the Incisive Enterprise Specman Simulator. Developed to serve multiple specialists, Specman Elite 5....

Dual-output LDO Regulators

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. announces four compact dual-output low dropout (LDO) regulators capable of converting 2.25 to 5.5 V inputs to outputs as low as 1.5 V at current levels of 150 and 300 mA. Operating with desirable efficiency, the devices provide a low ground current of 48 µA. The SiP2210, SiP2211, SiP2213, and SiP2214 LDO regulators are designed to provide space savings and enhanced electrical performance in portable electron...

Zigbee Networking Software

February 2, 2006 9:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ember’s EmberZNet™ is a second generation ZigBee protocol stack designed for self-organizing, self-healing wireless networks using a variety of network topologies, including mesh, star and cluster tree. It provides all the standards-based benefits inherent in the ZigBee specification, plus EmberZNet 2....


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