RFMW Intros Peregrine 9 kHz Broadband T&M Switch
That Handles 4 W to 8 GHz


RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for Peregrine Semiconductor's PE42553 SPDT capable of handling 36 dBm of CW input power and 38 dBm of pulsed power at 8GHz. The PE42553 covers a broad frequency range of 9 kHz to 8 GHz and is ideal for applications in test and measurement products, automated test equipment (ATE) and general purpose Tx/Rx switching. This Peregrine switch is internally terminated for 50 ohm circuits and offers high linearity (IIP3 is 66 dBm) for performance critical applications such and switched filter banks. Typical mid-band isolation for the Peregrine PE42553 is 45 dB and it comes packaged in a 3x3 mm QFN.

RFMW Intros Peregrine 9 kHz Broadband T&M Switch That Handles 4 W to 8 GHz - RF Cafe

Peregrine PE42553 block diagram - RF Cafe

About Peregrine Semiconductor

Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation, a Murata company, is the founder of RF silicon on insulator (SOI) and is a leading fabless provider of high-performance, integrated RF solutions. Since 1988 Peregrine and its founding team have been perfecting UltraCMOS® technology—a patented, advanced form of SOI—to deliver the performance edge needed to solve the RF market's biggest challenges, such as linearity. With products that deliver best-in-class performance and monolithic integration, Peregrine is the trusted choice for market leaders in automotive, broadband, industrial, Internet of Things, mobile devices, smartphones, space, test-and-measurement equipment and wireless infrastructure. A Murata company since December 2014, Peregrine holds more than 180 filed and pending patents and has shipped over 2 billion UltraCMOS units. For more information, visit http://www.psemi.com.

About RFMW, Ltd.

RFMW Ltd. is a specialty electronics Distribution Company focused exclusively on serving customers that require RF and microwave components and semiconductors, as well as component engineering support. The company continues to expand its list of products from selective suppliers with RF/microwave expertise. RFMW deploys a highly experienced, skilled and technically competent team to assist customers with component selection and fulfillment. To learn more about RFMW, visit their Website at www.rfmw.com, or call us at 877.FOR.RFMW (367-7369), or via e-mail at info@rfmw.com.

Contact Information

RFMW, Ltd.
Qorvo Stocking Distributor
188 Martinvale Lane
San Jose, Ca. 95119
Phone:  877-FOR-RFMW (877-367-7369)



Posted July 24, 2015