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Features and Benefits

  • Nonreflective 50 Ω design
  • Low insertion loss
    • 1.5 dB typical to 6 GHz
    • 2.5 dB typical to 12 GHz
  • High isolation
    • 50 dB typical to 6 GHz
    • 45 dB typical to 12 GHz
  • High input linearity
    • P0.1dB: 28 dBm typical at VCTRL = −5 V
    • P1dB: 30 dBm typical at VCTRL = −5 V
    • IP3: 48 dBm
  • High power handling
    • 30 dBm insertion loss path
    • 27 dBm hot switching
  • Negative control voltage: −7 V to −3 V
  • ESD rating: 250 V (Class 1A) HBM
  • No low frequency spurious
  • 24-lead, 4 mm × 4 mm LFCSP

Product Details

The HMC232A is a nonreflective, SPDT, RF switch manufactured in the gallium arsenide (GaAs) process.

The HMC232A operates from 100 MHz to 12 GHz with better than 1.5 dB insertion loss and 50 dB of isolation at 6 GHz and better than 2.5 dB insertion loss and 45 dB of isolation at 12 GHz. The HMC232A has a nonreflective design, and the RF ports are internally terminated to 50 Ω.

The HMC232A switch operates using complementary negative control voltage logic lines of −7 V to −3 V and requires no bias supply.

The HMC232A comes in a 24-lead, 4 mm × 4 mm LFCSP and operates from −40°C to +85°C.

APPLICATIONS

  • Test instrumentation
  • Microwave radios and very small aperture terminals (VSATs)
  • Military radios, radars, and electronic counter measures (ECMs)
  • Telecommunication infrastructure

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