Driver amplifier touts wide frequency range for wireless apps

Lowell, Mass.—M/A-COM has expanded it family of low-cost high dynamic range driver amplifiers with a single-state device aimed at wireless applications such as mobile basestation transceivers, cellular repeaters, WiMax and WiBro customer premises equipment (CPE) and medical and test equipment.

The MAAMSS0070 features a broad frequency range of 250 to 3800 MHz. It is easily optimized for specific frequency bands through the use of external matching components, according to the company.

The MAAMSS0070 is fabricated using the company's GaAs Metal-Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor (MESFET) process and features output P1dB levels of +22 dBm with gain of 12 dB at 2140 MHz.

It is housed in a Pb-free, RoHS compliant SOT-89 plastic package. The MAAMSS0070 is available from stock and is priced at $2.61 in quantities of 10,000.

A datasheet in PDF format can be launched at

M/A-COM Inc., 1-800-366-2266

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