Tag Archives: RF

Single-Chip VHF RF Preamp

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on Single-Chip VHF RF Preamp

Here is a high performance RF amplifier for the entire VHF broadcast and PMR band (100-175 MHz) which can be successfully built without any special test equipment. The grounded-gate configuration is inherently stable without any neutralization if appropriate PCB layout techniques are employed. The performance of the amplifier is quite… Read more »

RF Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors

RF Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors KEMET Corporation, a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, introduced its new HiQ-CBR Series Surface Mount Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs) in C0G dielectric. The HiQ-CBR Series features a robust and exceptionally stable copper base metal electrode dielectric system that provides excellent… Read more »

RF Multi-Measurement Signal Analyzer

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Multi-Measurement Signal Analyzer

RF Multi-Measurement Signal Analyzer Agilent Technologies Inc. announced that an innovative, new multi-measurement capability is being added to its 89600 VSA software, enabling simultaneous signal analysis of multiple carriers and signal formats for more efficient testing and deeper signal insight in wireless test. With wireless R&D and manufacturing engineers increasingly… Read more »

RF Power Doubler Amplifiers

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Power Doubler Amplifiers

RF Power Doubler Amplifiers SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® — RF Micro Devices, Inc., a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio frequency components and compound semiconductor technologies, announced the introduction of a new product family of high performance differential amplifiers for cable television (CATV) networks. The broadband CATV… Read more »

RF Lighting System Platform

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Lighting System Platform

RF Lighting System Platform Zilog, the legendary MCU company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS), introduced their “ZAURA” technology. ZAURA is a wireless MCU-based platform for wireless connectivity and control for lighting systems in offices, schools, factories and other facilities. Lighting is a major energy consumer worldwide, and… Read more »

RF Development Kit for MSP430

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Development Kit for MSP430

RF Development Kit for MSP430 The CC110L RF BoosterPack is a low-power wireless transceiver extension kit for use with the Texas Instruments MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad development kit. Based on the CC110L device, the on-board Anaren Integrated Radio (AIR) A110LR09A radio module with integrated antenna operates in the European 868-870MHz and US… Read more »

RF Capacitors for 20 GHz Applications

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF Capacitors for 20 GHz Applications

RF Capacitors for 20 GHz Applications Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. announced a surface-mount thin film RF capacitor with the industry’s highest self-resonance frequency (SRF), which ranges from 8.5 GHz to upwards of 20 GHz depending on capacitance. The Vishay RFCS series of capacitors replaces the previous-generation HPC product line. The RFCS… Read more »

Low-distortion RF to IF Mixers

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on Low-distortion RF to IF Mixers

Low-distortion RF to IF Mixers Integrated Device Technology, Inc., the Analog and Digital Company™ delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions, announced that it has expanded its analog wireless infrastructure portfolio with two low-power, low-distortion radio frequency (RF) to intermediate frequency (IF) mixers for cellular base station equipment. The new devices improve… Read more »

RF DC/DC Converters

Schematic Diagrams      Comments Off on RF DC/DC Converters

RF DC/DC Converters Texas Instruments Incorporated added a duo of new RF DC/DC switching converters to its industry leading portfolio of RF power management integrated circuits (ICs). The new National LM3242 and LM3243 regulators are adaptive power supply ICs that minimize power consumption of the RF power amplifier (PA) across… Read more »