M/A-COM Press Release - 3/4/2009
M/A-COM Technology Introduced New Low-Cost, SPDT Switch in 1x1 mm 6-Lead PDFN PackageM/A-COM Technology Solutions, Inc.
100 Chelmsford Street
Lowell, Massachusetts 01851
Lowell, MA, March 4, 2009 – M/A-COM Technology Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of innovative microwave and RF design solutions and products, today introduced a new low-cost, RoHS compliant, SPDT switch in a miniature 1x1 mm 6-lead PDFN package. The MASW-009444 is ideally suited for applications where low control voltage, low insertion loss, moderate isolation, and small size are required.
The M/A-COM MASW-009444 is intended for RF switching applications with low control voltage requirements, such as handset filter switching. This product can also be used in most systems operating up to 6 GHz and require high power at low control voltage. The MASW-009444 switch is ideally suited for filter switching applications that require voltage operation as low as 1.6V.
ABOUT M/A-COM TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
In September of 2008, Cobham acquired the Aerospace & Defense and the Commercial businesses of Tyco Electronics Wireless Systems Segment d.b.a. M/A-COM, Inc. The Commercial business has been incorporated as M/A-COM Technology Solutions and provides innovative RF and microwave design solutions and products including:
· Si, GaAs, AlGaAs, InGaAs, InP and SiGe IC products
· In-house design, fabrication, assembly and screening capabilities
· Multiple facilities for improved flexibility and local content manufacturing
· Design expertise covering the spectrum from RF through millimeter wave frequencies
One of the broadest selections of standard and custom products in the industry
The newly incorporated company has nearly 60 years of experience as an industry leading supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave component and technology solutions and is certified to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, AS 9100 and QS-9000.
For more information visit www.macom.com/default.asp
Cobham’s products and services have been at the heart of sophisticated military and civil systems for more than 70 years, keeping people safe, improving communications and enhancing the capability of land, sea, air and space platforms. The Company employs more than 13,500 people on five continents, with customers and partners in over 100 countries and annual revenues approaching some $3bn.
For more information visit www.cobham.com
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