Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT


WLAN front-end module for handsets

23 August 2006 Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

RFMD has announced volume shipments of the RF5924, a front-end module (FEM) designed specifically for embedded wireless LAN (WLAN) applications in cellular handsets. Said to be the industry's first, the RF5924 is a complete front-end module that requires no external components, enabling the smallest footprint area of any 802.11g front-end module on the market today. The RF5924 comes in a 3,5 x 3,5 x 1,4 mm package, produces 16 dBm linear POUT (54 Mbps), and has a direct battery connection for a single 3,1-4,5 V supply. It features a Bluetooth port that contains an antenna that can be shared between WLAN and Bluetooth systems, and an integrated 2,5 GHz b/g amplifier. All RF ports are 50 Ω matched.



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