Press Release Summary:
The CMD290 Gan Low Noise Amplifier is designed for applications that require low noise figure performance and high input power survivability. The device operates in 2 to 26 GHz range and offers an output of +19 dBm at 13 GHz. It delivers a gain of 12.5 dB with corresponding noise figure of 2.3 dB. The 50 ohm matched design of the amplifier eliminates the need for external DC blocks and RF port matching.
Original Press Release:
New Wideband GaN Low Noise Amplifier Operates from 2 to 26 GHz with High Input Power Survivability
Chelmsford, MA – October 29, 2018 – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs), has just released the CMD290, a new wideband GaN Low Noise Amplifier (LNA) MMIC.
The CMD290 operates from 2 to 26 GHz, and delivers 12.5 dB of gain with a corresponding noise figure of 2.3 dB and an output 1 dB compression point of +19 dBm at 13 GHz. This GaN LNA features an RF input power survivability of 2 Watts. It is a 50 ohm matched design which eliminates the need for external DC blocks and RF port matching.
The broadband device is ideally suited for applications requiring low noise figure performance and high input power survivability. The CMD290 available in die form and is fully passivated for increased reliability and moisture protection.
Visit https://www.custommmic.com/cmd290-gan-low-noise-amplifier/ for more information and to download full datasheet and S-parameter data.
About Custom MMIC Custom MMIC is a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs). Embracing their customers’ challenges, the company offers both a growing family of highperformance MMIC standard products and innovative custom-design services. Their engineering team is highly experienced in a broad range of III-V processes (e.g. GaAs, GaN, InP, InGaP) and has longstanding relationships with the leading foundries. Custom MMIC specializes in RF through millimeterwave circuits serving diverse markets including wireless and wired communications, satellite, radar systems, cellular infrastructure and instrumentation. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Chelmsford, MA. For more information, visit www.custommmic.com.