Sirenza Microdevices Introduces the PowerMax™
Tue, 03/13/2007 - 9:14am
Sirenza Microdevices announces that LUXIM Corporation’s recently introduced revolutionary, long-life LIFI light source is driven by Sirenza’s PowerMax power amplifier module. The rugged PowerMax PA provides LIFI with 170 W of RF output power and a power-added efficiency of nearly 70%. "We are pleased to provide the RF power for such an exciting new product," stated Joe Johnson, Sirenza’s chief technology officer. "We combined our proprietary LDMOS building blocks with our PowerMax PA platform to produce a high performance, custom product. Our manufacturing expertise in the U.S., Germany and Asia allows us to bring products like the PowerMax PA to the competitive consumer marketplace," said Jeff Gudewicz, Sirenza’s standard product business unit director. "Our long history of efficient manufacture of RF power modules in very high volumes to support the CATV end market is a perfect fit for this strategic product line."