Aerospace 2.5 GHz Direct Conversion Quadrature Modulator
The AD8346S requires only –10dBm LO drive level and provides a fully specified 50 ohm buffered output.
The part provides excellent amplitude and phase balance and sideband suppression specifications to enable higher order / capacity QAM modulated radios.
Additionally the AD8346S has been tested and provides –72dBc ACPR when used in a direct up-conversion CDMA IS95 modulator.
The AD8346S is supplied in 16-lead Bottom Brazed Flat Pack package, and fully specified over –55 to 125 deg C temperature range.
At least one model within this product family is in production and available for purchase. The product is appropriate for new designs but newer alternatives may exist.
ADI has always placed the highest emphasis on delivering products that meet the maximum levels of quality and reliability. We achieve this by incorporating quality and reliability checks in every scope of product and process design, and in the manufacturing process as well. "Zero defects" for shipped products is always our goal.