RF & Microwave

Analog Devices RF & Microwave offerings provide the broadest capabilities in the industry coupled with deep system design expertise. We can support your designs with complete signal chain capability, including RF, microwave and millimeter wave. You can choose from a broad selection of discrete components and integrated solutions, including comprehensive antenna to bits portfolio for applications DC to beyond 100 GHz. ADI offers the widest array of technologies, including CMOS, SiGe, BiCMOS, SOI, GaAs and GaN. Discover the difference Analog Devices can make for your RF & Microwave designs in Communications, Test & Measurement Instrumentation, Industrial, and Aerospace and Defense.

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Enabling the 5G Evolution

Analog Devices is Driving 5G

Dr. Thomas Cameron, CTO of the Communication Group, provides insights into 5G advancements and how ADI’s proven capabilities, antenna-to-bits portfolio, and integration expertise will help drive this next global wireless standard.

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5G: From Evolution to Revolution

Analog Devices has been at the forefront of enabling wireless communication technologies, up to 4G and LTE/LTE-A. As market leaders in data converters, RF, microwave and millimeter wave, our proven capabilities, antenna-to-bits portfolio, and integration expertise will help drive the next global wireless standard – and build your 5G future.

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Analog Design Tool: ADIsimRF™

ADIsimRF is an easy-to-use RF signal chain calculator. It calculates Cascaded Gain, Noise Figure, IP3, P1dB and Power Consumption. The number of stages can be varied up to a maximum of 20. Stages can be easily inserted, removed or temporarily muted.



ADI’s wideband, fixed value attenuators, digital attenuators, and voltage variable attenuators (VVAs) help meet designers’ diverse needs for multiple applications and industries.


Communications Analog Front Ends

ADI communications AFE products are components optimized to make use of smart partitioning by integrating amplifiers, filters, receive ADCs, and/or transmit path data conversions.


Direct Digital Synthesis

ADI direct digital synthesis ICs incorporate features such as on-board comparators, RAM, PLLS, mixers, and registers that make them ideal agile frequency synthesizer solutions.

Frequency Dividers, Multipliers, & Detectors

ADI frequency dividers, multipliers, and detectors offers a number of high performance solutions to meet the demands of modern technology.


Integrated Transceivers, Transmitters & Receivers

ADI RF transceivers and transmitters offer a complete, high performance RF and mixed-signal system on a chip.


I/Q Modulators & Demodulators

ADI I/Q modulators and demodulators operate at frequencies up to microwave and feature a combination of high performance, broadband operating frequency, and flexibility.



ADI’s portfolio of frequency mixing solutions provides designers the best performance and options for their high performance RF, microwave, and millimeter wave application needs.


Phase Shifters & Vector Modulators

Analog Devices’ portfolio of analog phase shifters, digital phase shifters, and vector modulators provides controllable phase shift that’s ideal for multiple designs.



ADI’s leading PLL synthesizers family includes single and dual PLLs, as well as fractional-N and integer-N, and highly integrated PLLs with VCOs.


Quadrature Digital Up Converters (QDUC)

ADI digital up/downconverters act as the frequency translator and digital filter between data converters and DSP blocks, and also meet various digital data conversion requirements.

RF Amplifiers

ADI RF ICs cover the entire RF signal chain, meeting all of RF system design needs with industry-leading RF function blocks and highly integrated multifunctional solutions.


RF Connectorized Modules & Instrumentation

ADI offers a wide range of connectorized modules and instrumentation, including simple amplifiers in a module, high power, rack mounted amplifiers, and signal generators.


RF Power Detectors

Recognized as the pioneer and leader in RF power detectors, ADI offers a broad portfolio of high performance logarithmic amplifiers and TruPwr™ rms detectors.


RF Switches

The ADI ADG901 series includes the highest bandwidth CMOS switches and multiplexers available, contributing to reduced solution costs and PCB board space.


Timing ICs & Clocks

Analog Devices offers innovative clock and timing solutions designed to improve system performance, enable new architectures, and lower development and manufacturing costs.


Tunable Filters

Analog Devices family of tunable filters includes programmable VGA, low-pass harmonic, band-pass, and band-reject portfolios to suit a large range of applications.


Variable Gain Amplifiers

ADI RF VGAs, IF VGAs, and variable gain control products offer the high performance needed for communications, instrumentation, and military designs.



Analog Devices’ portfolio of voltage controlled oscillators (VCOs) and phase-locked oscillators (PLOs) covers a range of healthcare, military, and communications applications.