Model: PSMT-0001 

PMI Model No. PSMT-0001 is an integrated RF limiter and low noise RF amplifier that operates over the 14.4 to 15.4GHz frequency range.  This amplifier provides a typical gain of 18dB with a typical low noise figure of 2.5dB.  The limiter and LNA module can handle input power levels up to +30dBm.  This item is supplied is a standard 5x5mm QFN 32 Lead SMT package. 

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Frequency Range 14.4 to 15.4GHz
Gain 20 dB typ., 16.5 dB min.
Measured 18.16 dB
Gain Flatness ±0.5 dB max. - Measured ±0.38 dB
Noise Figure 2.5 dB typ. - Measured 3.67 dB
OP1dB 10 dBm min. - Measured >10dBm
VSWR In/Out 2.0:1 typ. - Measured 1.76:1
Input Power +30dBm CW max.
RF Input / Output AC Coupled / DC Blocked
DC Voltage Supply +3.5 VDC
DC Current Draw 100 mA typ. - Measured 85 mA
Package 5x5mm QFN 32/L

Environmental Ratings:

Temperature:  -40ºC to +85 ºC Operating
 -65ºC to +125 ºC Non-Operating
 Humidity:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 103B Cond. B
 Shock:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B Cond. B
 Vibration:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 204D Cond. B
 Altitude:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 105C Cond. B
 Temperature Cycle:  MIL-STD-202F, Method 107D Cond. A