RF Amplifiers Resource Center


Welcome to RF Globalnet's RF Amplifiers Resource Center — your complete source for RF amplifier solutions. Here you'll find everything you need to: learn about the latest developments in microwave and RF amplifier technology, evaluate offerings from leading amplifier suppliers, and ultimately select the right amplifier solution for your project. We cover everything from from low noise amplifiers (LNAs), power amplifiers (PAs), and high power amplifiers (HPAs) to broadband amplifiers, cascadable amplifiers, and driver amplifiers. If you can't find exactly what you're looking for here, please feel encouraged to contact us for assistance.


Full Waveguide Q-Band Low Noise Amplifier: AFB-Q20LN-0X

Full Waveguide Q-Band Low Noise Amplifier: AFB-Q20LN-0X

This LNA covers the 33 to 45 GHz frequency range and is ideal for telecommunication, test instrumentation, and transceiver subassembly applications. It features broadband performance across the entire Q-band, ultra-low noise with gain choice, variable I/O interface options, a single DC power supply/internal regulated sequential biasing, and a compact size and light weight.

Next Generation Software for Amplifiers

Next Generation Software for Amplifiers

Empower RF has developed next-generation software for use with their line of 1kW broadband amplifiers. The software uses a standard web browser and allows its users to initiate remote management and diagnostics through an embedded web server.

Instrumentation HPAs

Instrumentation HPAs

CPI offers a large line of instrumentation HPAs (high power amplifiers) EMC testing applications. They feature superior performance and reliability and are available in octave and multi-octave bandwidths from 1 to 95 GHz.

13-16 GHz GaN Power Amplifier: APN226

13-16 GHz GaN Power Amplifier: APN226

The APN226 GaN power amplifier covers the 13-16 GHz frequency range and features 20 dB (typ) linear gain, 40 dBm (typ) Psat, a 0.2um GaN HEMT process, 4 mil SiC substrate, and DC power of 24 VDC@ 880 mA.

PAM-1840 Preamplifier -- 18 GHz - 40 GHz

PAM-1840 Preamplifier -- 18 GHz - 40 GHz

18 GHz - 40 GHz PAM-1840 Preamplifier from A.H. Systems
Variable Gain GPS Line Amplifier - VGLCDLA30RPDC

Variable Gain GPS Line Amplifier - VGLCDLA30RPDC

The VGLCDLA30RPDC is a variable gain GPS line amplifier featuring a range of 0 to 30 dB with LCD display and push button controls in 1 dB increments. The frequency response covers L1/L2/L5 and Galileo/GLONASS bands. The push button control along with the LCD display allows users to make precise adjustments quickly and view the output power at any given time to make testing more efficient.


NuWaves is a veteran-owned premier supplier of Radio Frequency (RF) Systems, Products, Embedded Systems, and Engineering Services designed to customer requirements. NuWaves is an RF power house with the singular mission of delivering unsurpassed RF Engineering Design Services. NuWaves offers a wide range of engineering services to fit most any RF application need. We serve industrial, military, and commercial markets.



Booster Amplifier Comparison Grid

Booster amplifiers are primarily used in military applications to increase the strength of transmitted signals. This Booster Amplifier Comparison Grid was compiled to help you select the best booster amplifier for your application. We've lined up four of the leading booster amplifiers in the industry side-by-side, enabling you to compare key specifications and access additional information. See the Booster Amplifier Comparison Grid.

Booster Amplifier Comparison Grid



AR Modular RF


Ciao Wireless

DB Control

Ducommun RF Products

EM Software and Systems (USA)

Empower RF Systems, Inc.

MegaPhase LLC



Milmega Ltd.


Narda Microwave-East

Northrop Grumman

NuWaves Engineering


Pascall Electronics Ltd.

RF Micro Devices, Inc.

Rohde & Schwarz


Teledyne Microwave Solutions




  • High Frequency Microwave Amplifier: BXHF1084 Datasheet

    The BXHF1084 high frequency microwave amplifier covers the 2-20 GHz range and is well suited for VSAT, SATCON, point-to-point, multi-point, radar, and communications applications.

  • 0.03 GHz General Purpose Amplifier: AFB-DCKA25GP-01 Datasheet

    Ducommun’s AFB-DCKA25GP-01 is a general purpose amplifier covering the DC to L, S, C, X, Ku, and Ka band, ideal for applications involving test instrumentation, EW systems, fiber optics, and military and space.

  • Bidirectional L- & S-Band Power Amplifier: NW-BSSPA-10W-1.0-2.5 Datasheet

    The NuPower Xtender power amplifier has been designed to improve the range and link robustness of communications systems operating in the L- and S- bands. It covers the 1-2.5 GHz frequency range and features bidirectional operation, 40 dB transmit gain, an optional 15 dB gain LNA, a compact size (3.00” x 2.00 “ x 1.15”), high efficiency GaN technology, and more.


Video: 6 To 18 GHz Solid-State Amplifier Series

The presentation explains the design concept and features of this new amplifier series. While taking a tour of AR's microelectronics lab, you will see AR's commitment and dedication to quality products

Video: AWR TV: AXIEM™ - In Situ Current Feature

This video shows AXIEM 3D planar EM simulators unique In-Situ Current feature using Freescale W-CDMA Power Amplifier reference design.