Features and Benefits
- Passive Double-Balanced Topology
- Input IP3 : +17 dBm
- Low Conversion Loss: 7 dB
- LO / RF Isolation: 38 dB
- LO / IF Isolation: 32 dB
- Upconverter & Downconverter Applications
The HMC218BMS8GE is an ultra miniature double- balanced mixers in an 8 lead plastic surface mount packages (MSOP). This passive MMIC mixer is constructed of GaAs Schottky diodes and novel planar transformer baluns on the chip. The device can be used as an up-converter, down-converter, bi-phase modulator / demodulator, or phase comparator. This mixer performs well when used as a down-converter from 3.5 to 8 GHz and as an up-converter from 4.5 to 8 GHz. The low conversion loss, high isolation and wide IF bandwidth make this mixer ideal for a variety of Rx and Tx frequency plans.
- Base stations, Repeaters & Access Points
- WiMAX, WiBro & Fixed Wireless
- Portables & Subscribers
- PLMR, Public Safety & Telematics
Product Lifecycle Recommended for New Designs
This product has been released to the market. The data sheet contains all final specifications and operating conditions. For new designs, ADI recommends utilization of these products.
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Tools & Simulations
ADIsimRF is an easy-to-use RF signal chain calculator. Cascaded gain, noise, distortion and power consumption can be calculated, plotted and exported for signal chains with up to 50 stages. ADIsimRF also includes an extensive data base of device models for ADI’s RF and mixed signal components.
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