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Ka-Band High Power Terminated SPDT PIN Switch

The MASW-011036 is a high power SPDT with 50 ohm terminated RF ports. This broadband (26 to 40 GHz), high linearity, SPDT switch was developed for Ka-band applications that require up to 13W of power handling while maintaining low insertion loss and high isolation. The SPDT MMIC utilizes the company’s proven AlGaAs PIN diode technology. […]

Low Noise Amplifier

The MAAL-011078 is a high dynamic range, single stage MMIC LNA with ultra low noise figure, high gain, and excellent linearity. This amplifier is designed for operation from 700 MHz to 6 GHz and is housed in a lead-free, 2mm, 8-lead PDFN plastic package. Ideal for 4G cellular infrastructure and Wi-Fi. MACOM (3)

High Linearity Power Amplifier

The MAAP-010512 is a 4-stage, high linearity 1W power amplifier in a 7x7mm laminate package, allowing easy assembly. This PA product is fully matched to 50 ohms on both the input and output. It is designed for use as a power amplifier stage in transmit chains and is ideally suited for 42 GHz band point-to-point […]

Wideband, SP3T PIN Diode Switch

The MASW-011029 is a wideband SP3T switch manufactured using the company’s patented AlGaAs PIN diode MMIC process, on a semi-insulating GaAs substrate. The device is fully passivated with silicon nitride and has an additional layer of BCB for scratch protection. This protective coating prevents damage to the circuit during automated or manual handling. These devices […]

New 1W Driver Amplifier with VG Enable

The MAAP-011232 is a 2-stage power amplifier with gain shut-off, operating from 100 MHz to 3 GHz. For operation in the 100 MHz to 1 GHz frequency range, no I/O matching is required. Internal DC blocking is provided at the input, while the RF output port is DC coupled through an external bias-tee. Bias current, […]


Dr. Douglas Carlson, Senior Vice President and General Manager, RF & Microwave, MACOM MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? DC: With 5G, we are seeing the opportunity to move the use of millimeter wave spectrum to […]

New 360W CW Power Limiter

The MADL-011012 is a lead-free, surface mount, high power limiter that integrates the equivalent of 20 PIN, Schottky, limiter diodes, capacitors, inductors, and resistors in a compact ceramic package. This device provides superior low and high signal performance from 0.3 to 1.0 GHz without DC bias. MACOM (18)

High Linearity, Low Noise CATV Amp

The MAAM-011220 is an RF amplifier assembled in a SOT-89 plastic package. This amplifier provides 18 dB of ultra flat gain while biased at either 8 or 5V. It provides excellent linearity, high gain, low noise, and low distortion, making it ideally suited for 75 ohm infrastructure applications. RoHS compliant. MACOM (22)

Commercial and Military Innovation at a Crossroads for Radar and Wireless Networking Applications

by Tony Fischetti, Principal Technology Architect, MACOM From the modern battlefield to commercial wireless infrastructure, bandwidth demands are growing exponentially. In the aerospace and defense (A&D) market, these demands are being driven by the need for low-latency communication and enhanced situational awareness and responsiveness among warfighters deployed across ground, sea and air domains, serviced by […]

High Power SP3T Switch

The MASW-011030 is a high power PIN diode SP3T switch in a common anode configuration, operating from 30 MHz to 3 GHz. It features low insertion loss and excellent linearity with low DC consumption. The unit is capable of handling 100W CW incident power at a base plate temperature of 85ºC. MACOM (11)