Tyco Electronics Introduces M/A-COM 1.9 GHz
Linear Power Amplifier
Low Cost Amplifier
Offering Ideal for PHS Applications that Require High Gain and High Efficiency in a Small Package
LOWELL, Mass. – July 31, 2007 – Tyco Electronics today expanded
its industry leading line of amplifier components with the introduction of the M/A-COM MAAP-000082,
a new 1.9 GHz linear power amplifier. The M/A-COM MAAP-000082 is a low cost, three-stage power
amplifier that is ideally suited for use in PHS (Personal Handy-phone System) applications, which
require high gain, high efficiency and small size. The linear power amplifier is equipped with
advanced ESD (electrostatic discharge) protection and can withstand electrostatic discharges up to
1,000 V without degradation in performance.
“The introduction of this new, unique power amplifier further cements Tyco Electronics'
commitment to providing the most comprehensive and durable amplifier products on the market today,”
said David Folding, product manager, Tyco Electronics. “Because of its rugged design, it can
withstand high electrostatic discharges without degrading performance. As a result, this is one of
the most reliable amplifier components available on the market today.”
The M/A-COM MAAP-000082 amplifier is designed to provide 21 dBm of linear output power and 36 dB
gain, while consuming 200 mA of current. The amplifier has -63 dBc ACPR (adjacent channel power
ratio) performance at 600 KHz offset. The amplifier is housed in a lead-free 3mm 12-lead PQFN
Price and Availability
The M/A-COM MAAP-000082 amplifier is available from stock and is priced at $0.35 in quantities of
100,000. Contact Tyco Electronics domestic and international sales channels for price and delivery
quotes. Datasheets and supporting technical documents are available online at http://www.macom.com.
ABOUT TYCO ELECTRONICS Tyco Electronics, currently a business segment of Tyco International Ltd., is a leading
global provider of engineered electronic components, network solutions and wireless systems, with 2006 sales of
US$12.7 billion to customers in 150 countries. Tyco Electronics designs, manufactures and markets products for
customers in industries from automotive, appliances and aerospace and defense to telecommunications, computers and
consumer electronics. With over 8,000 engineers and worldwide manufacturing, sales and customer service
capabilities, Tyco Electronics' commitment is its customers' advantage. More information on Tyco Electronics can
be found at www.tycoelectronics.com.
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For sales information, please contact:
M/A-COM, Inc. 1011 Pawtucket Blvd. Lowell, MA 01853
Americas -- 1-800-368-3277
Canada -- 1-800-368-3277
Middle East/Africa -- +1-434-455-9229
Asia/Pacific -- +1-434-455-9223
Europe -- +1-434-455-9219
Latin America -- +1-434-455-9229