Richardson RFPD Announces Availability of DC-26 GHz GaAs SPDT Non-reflective Switch from MACOM

Versatile for test and measurement, EW and broadband communication systems applications

September 24, 2019 – Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new GaAs SPDT non-reflective switch from MACOM Technology Solutions Inc.

The MASW-011107-DIE is a versatile, broadband, non-reflective SPDT switch offered as a bare die part. It operates from DC to 26.5 GHz and provides less than 2.0 dB insertion loss and greater than 40 dB isolation. The combination of broadband performance, fast switching and excellent settling time makes this device versatile for a range of applications, including test and measurement, electronic warfare, and broadband communication systems.

The MASW-011107-DIE is fabricated using MACOMs’ mature 0.5 µm low gate-lag pHEMT process, which features full surface passivation for a high performance and high reliability.

Additional key features of the MASW-011107-DIE include

  • Insertion loss: 1.3 dB @ 20 GHz
  • Isolation: 46 dB @ 20 GHz
  • Switching speed: 20 ns
  • Control current: 1 µA
  • Size: 1.3 mm x 0.85 mm x 0.1 mm

To find more information, or to purchase this product today online, please visit the MASW011107-DIE webpage. The device is also available by calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find a local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support. To learn about additional products from MACOM, please visit the MACOM storefront webpage.

About Richardson RFPD

Richardson RFPD, an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF, wireless, IoT and power technologies markets. It brings relationships with many of the industry’s top radio frequency and power component suppliers. Whether it’s designing components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide design centers and technical sales team provide comprehensive support for customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production. More information is available online at

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