Plus, Nvidia and Ericsson plan a GPU-powered 5G mobile network, Huawei explores licensing its 5G network tech to U.S. companies, and more, all in this edition of The Week in 5G.
In-band full-duplex techniques applied to a phased-array antenna may provide a tenfold speedup in data transmit and receive rates while supporting a rapidly increasing number of wireless devices.
This article offers practical advice on designing applications for Wi-Fi 6 and unlocking the full potential of the new 802.11ax standard.
In order to resolve the trade-off issue facing the coaxial cable market, HUBER+SUHNER has combined the advantages of the solid and the stranded wire into one product – the SUCOFLEX 500 cable assemblies. To achieve this, HUBER+SUHNER has launched a two-in-one solution, enabled by its patented rotary swaging technology. This white paper discusses the features and benefits of this technology to meet the highest demands in performance, reliability, and durability.
Strategy Analytics predicts an explosive growth of emerging 5G networks. They forecasted the number of new base station sectors deployed to double between 2018 and 2024. This rapid 5G growth will result in equipment for nearly 9.4 million new and upgraded wireless base stations deployed by 2024. Many of these 5G base stations will incorporate massive MIMO antennas. These new 5G network architectures incorporating massive MIMO antennas are pushing always-on connectivity to the outer edges of the cellular network. This article covers everything to know about the fundamentals of the RF front-end in the massive MIMO base station.
OCXO stands for Oven Controlled Crystal (Xtal) Oscillator. OCXOs are the top performing type of quartz crystal oscillators at the expense of power. Other types of quartz crystal oscillators include TCXO, VCXO, and just plain XOs.
Wolfspeed has developed a three-stage application circuit demonstrator using two Cree 50 volt GaN products. This application note demonstrates Wolfspeed’s GaN HEMT technology capabilities with respect to harmonic content, power added efficiency (PAE), size weight, and power (SWaP). It also describes the typical performance that has been achieved and that which can be expected when evaluating the demonstrator.
MegaPhase has designed standard and unique high performance connectors and adapters. We offer a wide variety of standard connectors some of which include SMA, TNC, BNC, 2.4mm, 2.92mm, 3.5mm, 1.85mm, Type N and many more. In addition to the standard designs MegaPhase offers unique designs including our ZMA and ZN connectors for a quick disconnect bayonet style coupling these connectors offer RF keying if desired. We have designed standard straight and right angle adapters with in-series and between-series connectors. Applications include defense and commercial uses, and they are ideal for Probe Station Testing through 50 GHz. Our adapters feature linear phase slope, low SWR, and high reliability. When standard off the shelf RF connectors don’t meet your needs, our Engineering staff works with you to design interconnect products to meet your requirements, or re-engineer obsolete connectors. MegaPhase will provide excellent interconnect products that will allow you to focus on other aspects of your system design. The quality of these products is derived from our engineering staff’s years of experience in the design of custom connectors serving Defense, Commercial, and Aerospace Customers.
dB Control offers a new dB-4150 smart microwave power module (MPM) consisting of a solid state amplifier and a vacuum power booster. It is designed to provide 100 Watts pulsed/CW RF output power, and operate in the 6 to 18 GHz frequency range.
This video demonstrates the SKY5®- 8254 high band power amplifier with integrated filter solution and its performance in next generation 5G applications.
HUBER+SUHNER’s CT product family is designed for phase critical applications and creates a stable and reliable interconnect solution to satisfy a huge range of customer applications where phase stability is key. These products provide the industry leading phase vs. temperature performance, as well as a unique range of cable constructions to fulfil any customer demands.
Within infrastructure, higher frequency ranges are increasing the size of the 5G network footprint. Can you keep up? This video introduces Qorvo’s solutions.
Our engineer takes you into the features, benefits and markets for the new AR-5010 amplifier. The AR-5010 is a class A amplifier designed with optimized performance to support linearly modulated, multi-carrier waveforms with high crest factors. The AR-5010 is a part of AR Modular RF’s AR-5000 Series which is the next generation of wide-band, Class A/AB linear amplifier designed for use with modern digital modulations.
Digital Phosphorus Technology, or DPX, is a Tektronix patented acquisition mode that performs the hardware DSP processing and rasterizing of the samples into pixel information in order to reveal a greater amount of signal detail. It gives a truly “live” view of the RF signals, with its color-grading feature allowing users to see different signals at the same frequency yet separated by either time or power levels. In this video, DPX is demonstrated and reveals signals that your old spectrum analyzer might be hiding from you. You can literally see signals hidden beneath other signals!
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Plus, Microsoft helps Singapore's 5G rollout, Brazil likely to welcome Huawei, a slew of activity from Ericsson, and more, all in this edition of the Week in 5G.
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is facilitating smarter city and industry infrastructures through the combination of powerline and wireless communication in its market-proven smart-meter chipset.
Fractal Antenna Systems (‘FRACTAL’) reports the impending issuance of a key patent for satellite communications and others uses. U.S. Patent 10,483,649 details “aperture engines”, where area is used to collect and convert power, and then receive/transmit radio waves from the same region.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced today, that during its first quarter of fiscal 2020, its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received multiple contract awards totaling $1.6M for high-power amplifier modules to support the U.S. military.
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