Press Release Summary:
Utilizing thin-film technology, High Directivity LGA Series CP0402 meets requirements of communications industry. Low-profile units, in frequencies from 400 MHz to 6 GHz, feature 3 W continuous power dissipation. They are available in lead-free versions, providing solderability and self-alignment during reflow. Miniature couplers are suited for mobile communications, satellite TV receivers, GPS, vehicle location systems, and wireless LANs.
Original Press Release:
AVX 0402 High Directivity Coupler Provides Small Package, High Frequency
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (January 10, 2006) - Utilizing its proven integrated thin-film technology to meet the demanding requirements of the communications industry, AVX has developed the CP0402 family of High Directivity LGA Termination Couplers. The CP0402 provides excellent high frequency performance and rugged construction for reliable automatic assembly. This miniature component is ideal for mobile communications, satellite TV receivers, GPS, vehicle location systems, and wireless LANs.
"As the wireless communications industry evolves, AVX continues to develop unique components that are very small, and offer higher performance and efficiency," said Larry Eisenberger, Product Manager, AVX. "The 0402 High Directivity Coupler is offered in a variety of frequency bands compatible with various types of high frequency wireless systems."
The low-profile couplers, in frequencies from 400 MHz to 6GHz, feature 3W continuous power dissipation, low insertion loss and high directivity (>20db). They are available in lead-free versions, with the parts providing excellent solderability and self-alignment during reflow.
Typical pricing ranges from $.25 to $.14 in quantity, lead times from stock to 6 weeks and samples are available immediately.
AVX Corporation is a leading international supplier of electronic passive components and connectors with worldwide manufacturing facilities. AVX offers integrated passive devices including capacitors, resistors, filters, SMT, timing devices and circuit protection devices. The company is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:AVX). For more information, contact AVX at 801 17th Ave. South, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578; by calling 843-448-9411; by fax at 843-444-2864; or on the Web at www.avx.com.