Cost-effective Mixer Features Industry-leading
RF Capability; Optimal for Bi-directional, High-linearity Transmit/Receive Chains
GREENSBORO, N.C. – June 14, 2018 –
Guerrilla RF Inc,
a leading provider of high performance MMICs, today launches a new frequency conversion
family with the introduction of the GRF7001, a high linearity mixer with integrated LO
buffer. This device features low conversion loss and may be used as an up or down converter.
The GRF7001 inputs and outputs are single-ended and internally matched to 50 ohms.
The device implementation requires an external image-reject filter on the RF port, and
an IF bandpass filter on the IF port. Pins 4 and 6 can be used for either RF or IF with
appropriate filtering in place. The integrated LO buffer is operated from a single positive
supply of 3.0 to 5.0 V with a selectable IDDQ range of 10 to 30 mA. The RF/IF
frequency range of the GRF7001 is 0.1 to 5.0 GHz, and the LO range is 0.1 to 4.0 GHz.
"Guerrilla RF is proud to expand our catalog with this new mixer product family, which
addresses a critical industry need for cost-effective, broadband frequency conversion
over a wide range of operating conditions," said Alan Ake, vice president of applications
and technical marketing at Guerrilla RF. "With flexible biasing and an OIP3 of over +25 dBm,
this mixer provides outstanding performance."
Pricing and Availability
Samples and evaluation boards are available now, with production planned for Q4 2018.
Pricing for 10,000 parts is $1.25 each.
About Guerrilla RF
Guerrilla RF provides high performance monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs)
to wireless original equipment manufacturers in multiple market segments, including enterprise/carrier-class
WiFi access points, small cells, wireless backhaul, automotive and cellular repeaters.
The company's patented Guerrilla Armor™ technology enables greater coverage area and
higher data rates for wireless networks. Headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., the company
was founded in April 2013 by Ryan Pratt. To date it has raised $7.8 million in funding
and has over 30 products shipping in production volumes. All trademarks are the property
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Posted June 14, 2018