M/A-COM Technology Solutions (MACOM) (Lowell, MA) has announced a new MMIC power amplifier for high power broadband applications. The MAAP-010169 is a two-staged amplifier operating between the 2 to 6 GHz frequency range. The device is fully matched for input and output at 50 Ω, which eliminates the customers’ need for any sensitive external RF tuning components. Unlike competing products the MAAP-010169 boasts high reliability with added excellent efficiency and gain, providing a high-power, off-the shelf solution. Features include:
- High reliability pHEMT fabrication to realize higher power added efficiency and gain.
- Nominal Gain of 18 dB.
- Input and output return loss of 8 to 10 dB respectively across the 2 to 6 GHz band.
For more information, visit www.macomtech.com.