The mmW Intelligent Gain Block™ ICs can be used as a versatile general purpose low noise amplifier with high gain and low noise figure in a compact 2.5 x 2.5 mm WLCSP package for easy surface mount installation. The ICs when used in an LNA configuration provide +31 dB gain and 1.5 dB noise figure at Ku-band and +25 dB gain and 2.5 dB noise figure at Ka-band. The ICs operate from a single +1.8V supply and consume only 200 mW DC power at Ku-band and 220 mW at Ka-band.

LNA w/SW Ku-Band Ka-Band Units
  AWMF-0117 AWMF-0116  
Freq. Range 10.5 – 16.0 26.0 – 30.0 GHz
Gain +28 +28 dB
NF 3.0 5.0 dB
IIP3 -19 -16 dBm
Switch Isolation 15 15 dB
DC Power 200 220 mW
Die Size 2.5 x 2.5 2.5 x 2.5 mm