The CMD242 is wideband GaAs MMIC distributed low noise amplifier die which operates from DC to 40 GHz. The amplifier delivers greater than 10.5 dB of gain with a corresponding noise figure of 4.4 dB and output 1 dB compression point of 18.0 dBm at 20 GHz. The CMD242 is a 50 ohm matched design which eliminates the need for RF port matching. The CMD242 MMIC also offers full passivation for increased reliability and moisture protection.
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|Frequency (GHz)||DC - 40|
|Noise Figure (dB)||4.4|
|Phase Noise (dBc/Hz)|
|Output P1dB (dBm)||18|
|Output Psat (dBm)||21|
|Bias Voltage (V)||+5 to +8 / -0.32|
|Bias Current (mA)||100|
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