Avago Technologies http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6782/more en Variable Attenuator Blends Dynamic Range, Linearity http://mwrf.com/active-components/variable-attenuator-blends-dynamic-range-linearity <div class="field-byline"> Chin Leong Lim </div> <div class="field-deck"> This compact voltage variable PIN-diode-based attenuator provides a wide attenuation range with outstanding linearity well suited for wireless communications systems at 3.5 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This compact voltage variable PIN-diode-based attenuator provides a wide attenuation range with outstanding linearity well suited for wireless communications systems at 3.5 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/variable-attenuator-blends-dynamic-range-linearity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/variable-attenuator-blends-dynamic-range-linearity#comments Avago Technologies Active components Commercial Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:24:00 +0000 31681 at http://mwrf.com LNA Integrates Fast Shutdown Function http://mwrf.com/active-components/lna-integrates-fast-shutdown-function <div class="field-byline"> Chin Leong Lim </div> <div class="field-deck"> This low-noise amplifier includes an on-board switching function with industry-leading switching speed, thus reducing dead time when a transceiver shifts between transmit and receive modes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An LNA design employs an on-board switching function to speed transitions between transmission and reception. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/lna-integrates-fast-shutdown-function" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/lna-integrates-fast-shutdown-function#comments Avago Technologies Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:50:00 +0000 30311 at http://mwrf.com Limiters Protect ADCs without Adding Harmonics http://mwrf.com/passive-components/limiters-protect-adcs-without-adding-harmonics <div class="field-byline"> Chin Leong Lim </div> <div class="field-deck"> This experiment seeks to find a diode limiter that can protect high-speed ADCs from high-level overload signals while at the same minimize the amount of second-harmonic signals produced. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experiments were performed to find which diode limiter configuration provides the greatest measurement of second-harmonic suppression.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/limiters-protect-adcs-without-adding-harmonics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/limiters-protect-adcs-without-adding-harmonics#comments Avago Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 16 Jan 2014 14:59:00 +0000 30781 at http://mwrf.com Balanced UHF LNA Simplifies Cell Towers http://mwrf.com/active-components/balanced-uhf-lna-simplifies-cell-towers <div class="field-deck"> This balanced low-noise amplifier achieves low noise figure in a compact circuit while also including a shutdown mode to eliminate the need for added components in cellular communications towers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A balanced amplifier created for use in 900-MHz cell towers can contribute to simpler cellular system design. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/balanced-uhf-lna-simplifies-cell-towers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/balanced-uhf-lna-simplifies-cell-towers#comments Avago Technologies Active components Commercial Industrial Mon, 09 Sep 2013 18:08:00 +0000 17581 at http://mwrf.com Altera Debuts Optical FPGA Technology http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/altera-debuts-optical-fpga-technology <div class="node-body article-body">AS DATA RATE DEMANDS continue their rapid increase, engineers have been forced to look beyond copper and traditional optical solutions in order to meet the performance, cost, and power demands of bandwidth-intensive applications. With an eye ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/altera-debuts-optical-fpga-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/altera-debuts-optical-fpga-technology#comments Content News Avago Technologies Digital semiconductors Technologies Wed, 14 Mar 2012 04:00:00 +0000 3190 at http://mwrf.com Factoid http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/factoid <div class="node-body article-body">Bill of materials for the iPhone 4S, according to IHS (formerly iSuppli). Among its critical components is the ACPM-7181 converged power-amplifier module (PAM) from Avago Technologies. By supporting both 2G and 3G cellular technologies across multiple ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/factoid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/factoid#comments Content News Avago Technologies Tue, 08 Nov 2011 05:00:00 +0000 5484 at http://mwrf.com LNA Trio Assists Base-Station Designers http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/lna-trio-assists-base-station-designers <div class="node-body article-body">Three new low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) from Avago Technologies provide the performance needed by many modern cellular base-station designs, with noise figures as low as 0.37 dB through 2 GHz. For example, model MGA-633P8 operates from 450 to 2000 MHz with ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/lna-trio-assists-base-station-designers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/lna-trio-assists-base-station-designers#comments Content Avago Technologies Thu, 23 Sep 2010 04:00:00 +0000 7397 at http://mwrf.com Avago RF VMMK Devices Improve Performance by Reducing Parasitic Inductance and Capacitance http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/avago-rf-vmmk-devices-improve-performance-reducing-parasitic-inductance-and-capac <div class="node-body article-body">Packaging has always significantly impacted on microwave IC and amplifier performance. In most cases, the inherent parasitic capacitance and inductance of the package lead frame and wire bonds set a limit to circuit performance. Avago Technologies ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/avago-rf-vmmk-devices-improve-performance-reducing-parasitic-inductance-and-capac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/avago-rf-vmmk-devices-improve-performance-reducing-parasitic-inductance-and-capac#comments Avago Technologies Markets Technologies Fri, 16 Apr 2010 04:00:00 +0000 6890 at http://mwrf.com InGaP Gain Blocks For Half A Buck? http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/ingap-gain-blocks-half-buck <div class="node-body article-body">A pair of gain blocks from Avago Technologies offer cost-effective solutions for boosting signal levels in WiMAX and satellite television products. Based on InGaP heterojunction-bipolar-transistor (HBT) technology, the ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/ingap-gain-blocks-half-buck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/ingap-gain-blocks-half-buck#comments Content Avago Technologies Thu, 04 Mar 2010 05:00:00 +0000 4326 at http://mwrf.com Amplifier Powers 450 To 2000 MHz http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/amplifier-powers-450-2000-mhz <div class="node-body article-body">Model MGA-633P8 is a low-noise GaAs pHEMT amplifier from Avago Technologies designed for use from 450 to 2000 MHz. With a noise figure of only 0.37 dB, it is ideal for use as a first-stage low-noise amplifier (LNA) in cellular radio transceivers and ...</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/amplifier-powers-450-2000-mhz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/avago-technologies/amplifier-powers-450-2000-mhz#comments Content Avago Technologies Thu, 25 Feb 2010 05:00:00 +0000 4577 at http://mwrf.com