Low-Noise Amplifier Gains Ka-Band Range

Jan. 21, 2015
This coaxial low-noise amplifier operates from 27 to 31 GHz.

Model AMF-6F-27003100-22-13P is a low-noise amplifier (LNA) developed for use from 27 to 31 GHz. Over that range, it exhibits maximum noise figure of 2.2 dB, with a typical noise figure of 2.0 dB. The gain is 40 dBm with worst-case gain flatness of ±1 dB. The RoHS-compliant LNA delivers +13-dBm output power at 1-dB compression with a third-order intercept point of typically +21 dBm. It typically draws 275 mA from a +15-VDC supply and is supplied in a housing measuring 0.38 × 0.75 in. excluding the 2.92-mm coaxial connectors. It has an operating temperature range of -40 to +75°C and is available in a hermetic version.

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Jack Browne, Technical Contributor, has worked in technical publishing for over 30 years. He managed the content and production of three technical journals while at the American Institute of Physics, including Medical Physics and the Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology. He has been a Publisher and Editor for Penton Media, started the firm’s Wireless Symposium & Exhibition trade show in 1993, and currently serves as Technical Contributor for that company's Microwaves & RF magazine. Browne, who holds a BS in Mathematics from City College of New York and BA degrees in English and Philosophy from Fordham University, is a member of the IEEE.

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