White Paper

Noise Figure: What Is It And Why Does It Matter?


By Jamie Hooper, CRFS

Noise figure is a key parameter that quantifies receiver performance by measuring how low of power a signal receiver can detect. This white paper from CRFS covers the basic principles of noise figure, how to make sense of its specifications, how it is measured, and why this parameter is important in high-performance applications. Download the full paper for more in-depth information.