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Analog Devices, Inc.

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Analog Devices, Inc.

communication systems & equipment, computer hardware & peripherals, electrical equipment & systems

Wideband RF Transceiver simplifies wireless system design.

May 25, 2016

Able to replace or eliminate as many as 20 discrete radio components, AD9371 can be used as common design platform across multiple applications and standards. This integrated, carrier-grade SoC radio solution achieves RF tuning range of 300 MHz to 6 GHz, 100 MHz signal bandwidth, and power consumption of <5 W under standard operating conditions. Features include 12 x 12 mm, 196-Ball CSP_BGA package, fully integrated LO and clocking functions, and on-chip calibration and correction algorithms.<br /> Read More

communication systems & equipment, electrical equipment & systems

SPDT Silicon Switch reduces size, power in cellular RF front ends.

May 18, 2016

Manufactured using silicon technology and supplied in SMT 4 x 4 mm LFCSP, ADRF5130 is specified at 0.7&ndash;3.5 GHz with 0.6 dB typ insertion loss, isolation of 50 dB, linearity of +68 dBm, and peak power handling of 44 W during continuous operation mode. Features include 2,000 V ESD protection on all device pins and fast CMOS-compatible control interface with <1 µsec switching time. Symmetrical circuit architecture allows RF inputs to be used interchangeably in high-power applications. Read More

controls & controllers, electrical equipment & systems, electronic components & devices

Low Dropout Regulators enable clean, fast communications.

March 23, 2016

Suited where higher data rates are involved, ADP176x and ADP715x enable cleaner power rails, accelerated transient response, and elevated PSRR in noise-sensitive precision analog and RF applications. Delivering up to 3 A, ADP176x operates across 0.5&ndash;1.5 V output range. Supporting 1.2&ndash;3.3 V output, ADP715x delivers noise performance of 1.6 µVrms from 10 Hz to 100 kHz while expanding LDO output current range for sub-2 µVrms (100 Hz to 100 kHz) from noise up to 2 A. Read More

electrical equipment & systems, electronic components & devices

LVDS Digital Isolators serve in harsh industrial environments.

February 16, 2016

Employing digital iCoupler® technology, ADN465x series enables high-speed serial LVDS signals to be directly isolated without deserialization. Galvanic isolation ensures safety and reliability in industrial instrumentation and PLC applications. Supplied in single SOIC-W package, models offer 600 Mbps data throughput rates, 70 psec jitter, and 4.5 nsec max propagation delay as well as TIA/EIA-644-A compliance. Source synchronous interfaces are supported with 200 psec channel-to-channel skew.<br /> Read More

electronic components & devices

PLL Synthesizer optimizes base station performance.

February 1, 2016

Featuring integrated VCO with output frequency from 3.4&ndash;6.8 GHz, Model ADF4355 enables mobile network operators to optimize cellular base station performance and quality of wireless service. Frequency is connected to divide by 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, or 64 circuits, which allows designers to generate RF output frequencies as low as 54 MHz, and allows ADF4355 to cover continuous range from 54&ndash;6,800 MHz with no gaps. Device comes in 32-lead, 5 x 5 mm LFCSP package and operates from -40 to +85°C. Read More

electronic components & devices

Clock Jitter Attenuator supports JESD204B interface standard.

September 15, 2015

Delivering 50 fs jitter performance, 3.2 GHz Model HMC7044 supports JESD204B serial interface standard for connecting high-speed data converters and FPGAs operating in base station designs. Device generates source-synchronous and adjustable sample and frame alignment clocks in data converter system. Housed in 68-lead 10 x 10 mm LFCSP package, IC features 2 PLLs and overlapping, on-chip VCOs. It offers low phase noise of < -142 dBc/Hz at 800 kHz to 983.04 MHz output frequency. Read More

test & measuring instruments

DAC supports all wireless and mobile device frequency standards.

April 3, 2015

Offering dynamic range performance in 100&ndash;300 MHz band for complex IF transmitters, AD9154 quad-channel, 2.4 GSPS, 16-bit DAC includes on-chip PLL and 8-lane JESD204B interface. Feature set, which includes complex digital modulation, input-signal power detection, and gain/phase/offset compensation, lets designers use one device to meet all requirements in multicarrier GSM/LTE transmitters. Inclusion of several interpolation modes maximizes sampling rate of digital signal to Nyquist frequency. Read More

electronic components & devices, test & measuring instruments

Programmable DAC facilitates bias generation, level setting.

March 4, 2015

Combining 16-bit data converter, ±2 ppm/°C 2.5 V reference, output buffer, and gain scaling function on-chip, AD5761R removes need for external components. This flexible, single-chip, universal output DAC facilitates design reuse across multifunctional end-equipment while enhancing system functionality through multiple output voltage ranges. Two dual DC/DC regulators power DAC, and users can generate bipolar 10 V outputs from single, low-voltage positive supply rail. Read More

test & measuring instruments

DSP Development Platforms accelerate market introduction.

March 4, 2015

Blackfin Low Power Imaging Platform (BLIP) leverages ADSP-BF707 Blackfin® processor as well as optimized software libraries for video occupancy sensing, while ADSP-BF706 EZ-KIT Mini® development platform targets power-sensitive embedded applications from portable audio to sound processing and effects. Both platforms include license for CrossCore® Embedded Studio development tools and all hardware for real-time debug and development. Read More

electronic components & devices

Compact ADC/DAC/GPIO Combination IC fosters design flexibility.

March 2, 2015

Integrating 400 Ksps ADC, 6 µsec settling time DAC, digital inputs/outputs, and reference on 2 x 2 mm WLCSP, AD5592R can be user-configured in any combination of up to 8 devices. This lets designers use one IC to complete multiple system monitoring and control functions in high-density and space-constrained applications. Safe power-up functionality prevents conflict with external circuitry if set up incorrectly. Read More

communication systems & equipment

Receiver Development Platform supports L and S radar bands.

December 18, 2014

Targeting defense, communications, and instrumentation radar systems where reduced SWaP implementation is critical, AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ integrated direct conversion receiver development platform supports L- and S-band frequency radar bands. This 400 MHz to 4.4 GHz receiver (1,350 MHz to 1,650 MHz with installed filters) features VITA57-compliant form factor and integrates AD9652 dual 16-bit ADC, ADL5566 RF/IF dual differential amplifier, and ADL5380 quadrature demodulator. Read More

electronic components & devices, materials & material processing, software, test & measuring instruments

Rapid Prototyping Kit digitizes wideband RF signals.

November 21, 2014

With AD-FMCDAQ2-EBZ Kit, digital and analog designers can prototype JEDEC JESD204B SerDes GSPS data converter-to-FPGA interface on major FPGA platforms, including Xilinx&rsquo;s UltraScale FPGA and Zynq All Programmable SoC devices for radar, instrumentation, wireless radio, and other DAQ applications. FMC form factor enables users to verify hardware and processing algorithms and rapidly move from prototype to production, minimizing risk associated with designing wideband RF signal processing systems. Read More

communication systems & equipment, electronic components & devices

Wideband IF Receiver Chip provides wide dynamic range.

November 20, 2014

IF subsystem-on-a-chip, AD6676, uses programmable continuous-time bandpass sigma delta ADC technology to digitize IF signals from 70&ndash;450 MHz. Single-chip solution can reduce complexity of receiver designs while promoting frequency planning flexibility and optimal instantaneous dynamic range. Implementation in deep sub-micron CMOS allows oversampling by providing digitized bandwidth of up to 160 MHz, and combination of features enables reconfigurable radio architectures. Read More

electronic components & devices

Synchronous Demodulator includes configurable analog filter.

November 6, 2014

Optimized for input sampling rates up to 1 MHz, Model ADA2200 enables demodulation of signal input bandwidths to 30 kHz and achieves 0.009° phase detection sensitivity. Sampled Analog Technology uses charge sharing among capacitors to perform digital-like computations in analog domain. With configurable analog filter, designers of portable instrumentation can maximize battery life and perform precision magnitude and phase measurements on analog signals in presence of large noise sources. Read More

electronic components & devices, sensors, monitors & transducers, transportation industry products

Magnetic Angle Sensor measures motor position. .

November 5, 2014

Integrating custom mixed-signal signal conditioning IC and sensing element based on Anisotropic Magneto-Resistive technology, Model ADA4571 provides direct, non-contact measurement of shaft position in brushless DC motors, minimizing noise and optimizing motor smoothness and torque. Device enables high-speed motor operation up to 50,000 rpm with 2 µs phase delay and low angular error of 0.5° max. Running on 2.7&ndash;5.5 V supply, sensor consumes 6.5 mA of power, and includes low-power sleep mode. Read More

electronic components & devices, test & measuring instruments

Ka-Band HPA and Block Upconverter serves SatComm applications.

October 29, 2014

Intended for use in single-carrier satellite communications, 5.72 x 4.51 x 1.63 in. HMC7053 block upconverter and 5.0 x 4.51 x 1.145 in. HMC7054 high-power amplifier (HPA) operate in 29&ndash;31 GHz frequency output range and feature -60 dBc SFDR performance. Ka-band block upconverter features 1&ndash;2 GHz dual input IF at 0 dBm typ and 20 dB conversion gain. Ka-band HPA achieves linear output power of 37 dBm, offers 42 dB small signal gain, and operates at 5 V while drawing 14 A. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals

Audio Bus Transceiver is fully AEC-Q100 qualified.

October 29, 2014

Supplied in 32-lead LFCSP, AD2410 Automotive Audio Bus (A²B) transceiver promotes vehicle fuel efficiency by reducing weight of existing cable harnesses. Digital bus technology distributes high fidelity audio and control data, together with clock and power, over one UTP wire. Transceiver provides 50 Mbps of data bandwidth and support for up to 32 discrete upstream and downstream audio channels. Daisy chaining is supported, and system delay is fully deterministic at all slave nodes. Read More

electronic components & devices, test & measuring instruments

Dual D/A Converters support emerging E-band frequencies.

October 23, 2014

Enabling support of E-band (71&ndash;76 GHz, 81&ndash;86 GHz) frequencies, 16-bit AD9136 and 11-bit AD9135 suit telecom system manufacturers requiring microwave frequencies in point-to-point wireless backhaul equipment. Max sample rate of 2.8 GSPS allows multicarrier generation up to Nyquist frequency. Supporting complex input data rates up to 2.12 GSPS per D/A converter using 8-lane, 10.6 Gbps JESD204B interface, products achieve better than -80 dBc SFDR and offer noise performance of -163 dBm/Hz. Read More

electrical equipment & systems, electronic components & devices

Digital Isolators target SPI communications applications.

July 3, 2014

Based on iCoupler® digital isolator technology, ADuM315x SPIsolator&trade; Series features low propagation delay and jitter in CLK, MO-SI, MI-SO, and SS channels to support SPI clock rates up to 40 MHz. Family has 3.75 kVrms isolation rating and also supports maximum sample rate for select ADI 12-, 16-, and 18-bit precision A/D converters. Housed in 20-lead SSOP package, isolators are suited for distributed control systems, PLCs, and sensor monitors. Read More

electronic components & devices, mechanical power transmission

Operational Amplifier drives heavy loads at high output.

June 25, 2014

Delivering over 1 A output current, 40 V Model ADA4870 provides wide bandwidth of 52 MHz and slew rate of 2,500 V/µs to facilitate high-voltage pulses necessary to drive piezoelectric transducer in high-intensity focused ultrasound for medical treatment and procedures. In small-cell base stations and compact military radios, op amp assists with drive of power amplifier&rsquo;s low impedance bias control to track envelope of RF signal, only using as much power for PA as needed to pass signal. Read More

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