Hittite introduces a standard product prescaler fabricated in SiGe. This Divide-by-4 is suited for high volume synthesizer applications in DBS/CATV, WLAN, Fixed Wireless, WLL, Cellular/3G, Microwave Radio and VSAT. The HMC426MS8 SiGe MMIC Divide-by-4 Prescaler operates from DC (with a square wave input) to 4 GHz input frequency, and accepts a input power range of 㪧 to +10 dBm. The divider offers low additive SSB Phase Noise, 𤪂 dBc/Hz at 100 KHz offset, output power of +3.5 dBm and consumes 13 mA from a +3V supply This product is housed in an SOIC-8 (MS8) leaded surface mount package.
Hittite Microwave Corp.