Richardson RFPD Introduces New 10 W, 20–2500 MHz GaN Power Amplifier from MACOM

General-purpose device suitable for test and measurement, defense communications, land mobile radio and wireless infrastructure applications

October 14, 2019 – Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc., an Arrow Electronics company, announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new GaN power amplifier from MACOM Technology Solutions Inc.

The NPA1007 is a wideband GaN power amplifier optimized for 20–2500 MHz operation. The new PA is designed for saturated and linear operation, and it is assembled in a lead-free 6 mm x 5 mm, 8-lead PDFN plastic package.

The NPA1007 is a general-purpose device suitable for narrowband and broadband applications in test and measurement, defense communications, land mobile radio and wireless infrastructure.

Additional key features of the NPA1007 include:

  • GaN on Si HEMT D-Mode amplifier
  • 28 V operation
  • 12.5 dB gain @ 2500 MHz
  • 43% drain efficiency @ 2500 MHz
  • 100% RF tested
  • Fully matched at input, unmatched at output

To find more information, or to purchase this product today online, please visit the NPA1007 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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