The CMD246C4 is a wideband (C, X, Ku, K band) GaAs MMIC low phase noise RF / Microwave amplifier (LPNA) housed in a leadless surface mount (SMT) package that is ideally suited for military, space and communications systems. At 16 GHz the device delivers 17 dB of gain, a saturated output power of +18 dBm and a noise figure of 5 dB. Also with an input signal of 10 GHz the amplifier provides low phase noise performance of -165 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset. The CMD246C4 is a 50 ohm matched design which eliminates the need for RF port matching.
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|Noise Figure (dB)||5|
|Output P1dB (dBm)||13|
|Output Psat (dBm)||18|
|Phase noise @10 kHz Offset (dBc/Hz)||-165|
|Bias Voltage (V)||+3 - 5 / +3|
|Bias Current (mA)||48|
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