RF Components

Front End Module addresses ZigBee-based applications.

Measuring 3.5 x 3.5 x 0.5 mm, RF6525 meets/exceeds system requirements of ZigBee® applications operating in 2.4-2.5 GHz band and supports multiple applications. It integrates +20 dBm PA with Tx harmonic output filter in transmit path and low noise amplifier (LNA) with bypass mode in receive path. Other components include DPDT diversity transfer switch and 2-port, 50 ohm Rx/Tx integrated balun...

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RFMD Unveils Portfolio of I/Q Converters for Wireless Backhaul Applications

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 24, 2010 -- RF Micro Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq:RFMD), a global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance radio frequency components and compound semiconductor technologies, today announced a new portfolio of 10.0 GHz - 16.0 GHz GaAs pHEMT I/Q converters. The innovative I/Q converters are the first in a series of new microwave radio front ends to be launched by RFMD...

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Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Front End Module IC suits handheld devices.

Model RF5755 includes 2.5 GHz power amplifier, multi-throw switch, low-noise amplifier, power detector coupler, as well as matching circuitry with output harmonic attenuation in 3 x 3 x 0.5 mm package. Product offers 20 dBm linear output power; switching between WiFi transmit, WiFi receive, or Bluetooth; and simultaneous receive of WiFi and Bluetooth with positive gain in both paths. Power...

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Radio Head has TD-LTE Advanced-capable design.

Available for 2.3 GHz and other TD-LTE bands, WBR 700 TD-LTE 4Tx/8Rx radio head enables advanced multiple input/multiple output (MIMO) schemes, including multi-user (MU) MIMO and beam-forming, to provide optimal capacity and coverage. Intelligent OFDM Scheduler improves sector throughput, and linearization techniques reduce power consumption. LTE-Advanced-capable design will also accommodate 3GPP...

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RF Micro Devices® Introduces First Silicon Switches for 3G Smartphones and Other High Performance Applications

RF Micro Devices® Introduces First Silicon Switches for 3G Smartphones and Other High Performance Applications

BARCELONA, SPAIN - February 16, 2010 - RF Micro Devices (Nasdaq GS: RFMD), a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio frequency components and compound semiconductor technologies, announced today that the Company has successfully qualified and released its first high power RF CMOS switch using high-resistivity silicon substrates sourced at a leading silicon foundry....

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RF Modules operate at 2.45 GHz license-free band.

RF Modules operate at 2.45 GHz license-free band.

Designed for ZigBee® PRO, 6LoWPAN, and other protocols based on IEEE 802.15.4, Models RC2400 and RC2400HP include multi-channel DSSS radio transceiver, packet protocol handler, and internal microcontroller that holds up to 256 kB Flash memory and 8 kB of RAM. Model RC2400HP also includes range extension LNA and power amplifier with 100 mW output power. Housed in 12.7 x 25.4 x 3.3 mm package,...

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Single-Placement RF Front Ends conserve handset PCB space.

Offering quad-band (GSM850/EGSM900/DCS1800/PCS1900) transmit performance and 4 dedicated receive ports, RF7178 integrates class 12-compliant GSM/GPRS power amplifier, pHEMT antenna switch, and receive SAW filters. Dual-band (EGSM900/DCS1800) RF7177, pin-to-pin compatible with RF7178, features pHEMT antenna switch and SAW filters. While providing scalable platform for handset manufacturers, each...

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RF CMOS Switches are intended for 3G smartphones.

Single-pole, three-throw RF1603 and single-pole, four-throw RF1604 are high-power RF CMOS switches that use high-resistivity silicon substrates and integrate controller and RF switch on same circuit. They meet/exceed linearity and isolation requirements of Next-Gen 3G and 4G smartphones while providing optimal ESD performance (HBM data rated at 2,000 V). Additional uses include cellular handset,...

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RF Module features 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 processor.

RF Module features 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 processor.

Featuring 19 x 25 mm footprint, ETRX3 ZigBee Module is available in standard and PA/LNA versions with onboard antenna or Hirose U.FL connector for connection of external antennae. Device's EM357 SOC consists of fully integrated 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 ZigBee transceiver based on 32-bit ARM Cortex M-3 core. Operating from 2.1-3.6 V supply, module consumes 800 nA in deep sleep mode. Expanded on chip...

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Molex Builds on High Performance RF Solution with Four New Innovative Products

Molex Builds on High Performance RF Solution with Four New Innovative Products

Company showcases its leading RF technologies at IMS 2009 LISLE, Ill. June 4, 2009 - Molex Incorporated (NASDAQ: MOLX and MOLXA) continues to build on its long-standing role of developing cutting edge RF technologies with the announcement of four new innovative products. These additions to Molex's already robust family of RF products illustrate the company's commitment to being a leading...

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