Integrated RF limiter & Low Noise RF Amplifier

PMI Model No. PSMT-0001 is an integrated RF limiter and low noise RF amplifier that operates over the 14.4 to 15.4 GHz frequency range.  This amplifier provides a typical gain of 18 dB with a typical low noise figure of 2.5 dB.  The limiter and LNA module can handle input power levels up to +30 dBm.  This item is supplied is a standard 5x5 mm QFN 32 Lead SMT package.

Product Specifications

General Parameters:
Frequency Range: 14.4 to 15.4 GHz
Gain: 20 dB
Gain Measured: 20 dB typ., 16.5 dB Min - Measured 18.16 dB
Gain Flatness: ±0.5 dB Max - Measured ±0.38 dB
Noise Figure: 2.5 dB Typ - Measured 3.67 dB
OP1dB: 10 dBm Min - Measured >10 dBm
VSWR In/Out: 2.0:1 Typ. - Measured 1.76:1
Input Power: +30 dBm CW Max
RF Input / Output: AC Coupled / DC Blocked
DC Voltage Supply: +3.5 VDC
DC Current Draw: 100 mA Typ - Measured 85 mA
Package: 5x5 mm QFN 32/L
Environmental Ratings:
Operating Temperature: -40 ºC to +85 ºC
Non-Operating Temperature: -65 ºC to +125 ºC
Humidity: MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B
Shock: MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B
Vibration: MIL-STD-202F, Method 204D Cond. B
Altitude: MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B
Temperature Cycle: MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A