Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT


High-power SPDT RF switch

23 October 2019 Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The BGS12P2L6 from Infineon Technologies is a general-purpose, high-power SPDT switch designed to cover a broad range of applications from 0,05 to 6 GHz, therefore making it well suited for 5G sub-6 GHz. Its RF performance optimises the transmitting path (TRx) of LTE/5G mobile phones.

The chip integrates on-chip CMOS logic driven by a simple, single-pin CMOS or TTL compatible control input signal. Unlike GaAs technology, external DC blocking capacitors at the RF ports are only required if DC voltage is applied externally.

The BGS12P2L6 is manufactured in Infineon’s patented MOS technology, offering the performance of GaAs with the economy and integration of conventional CMOS, including the inherently higher ESD robustness. The device has a very small size of only 0,7 x 1,1 mm2 and a maximum height of 0,31 mm.

For more information contact Dirk Venter, Altron Arrow, +27 11 923 9600, dventer@arrow.altech.co.za, www.altronarrow.com


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