Latest 5G Products in 2024: April Edition

Latest 5G Products in 2024: April Edition

everything RF has compiled a list of trending 5G products on the website in April 2024. These products include chipsets, radio solutions, test and measurement products and supporting wireless infrastructure products that are used for 5G Technology. Visit the  5G Hub on everything RF to keep up to date with the 5G Industry.

Backhaul Radio Link from 3470 to 3680 MHz for 5G-NR Band n78 Applications

The Band N78 8T8R Macro Cell from AGTGSS is a Microwave Backhaul Radio Link that operates from 3470 to 3680 MHz. It has a bandwidth of up to 210 MHz and supports one 100 MHz or two 50 MHz carriers. This radio supports TDD duplexing mode and 8T8R MIMO with up to 256QAM modulation. It has an internal antenna and also supports external antennas. This backhaul radio complies with 3GPP Rel-16 and utilizes 10 G Base-T Eth over SFP for physical connectivity and ORAN Split 7-2 CAT-A interface protocol. It requires a DC supply from -38.5 to -57.6 V and consumes less than 967 W. This radio link is available in an IP65-rated wall/pole-mounted enclosure that measures 402 x 396 x 156 mm and is ideal for 5G-NR Band n78 applications. Read more

7 GHz Wireless Connectivity Test Set for Wi-Fi 7 and Cellular 5G Networks

The E7515W from Keysight Technologies is a UXM Wireless Connectivity Test Platform. It has been designed to support Wi-Fi-to-Cellular internetworking testing of both Wi-Fi clients (STAs) and access points (APs) from 380 MHz to 7.125 GHz (frequency resolution of 1 Hz). This test platform adds support for Wi-Fi 7 testing and enables advanced Wi-Fi/cellular co-existence testing and unique testing of 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) devices. It has been built on the same hardware as the E7515B test platform and can perform extensive RF parameterized testing, IEEE conformance with full-rate throughput, and unique rate vs. range test. Read more

Analog Transceivers from 600 MHz to 7.2 GHz for Wi-Fi 7/5G Applications

The IceWings from Arctic Semiconductor are Multi-standard Analog Transceivers that operate from 600 MHz to 7.2 GHz. They have 4 channels (Tx/Rx) with programmable channel bandwidths from 5 to 400 MHz. These transceivers have integrated low-noise amplifiers (LNA) and pre-amplifiers along with two low-phase-noise fractional synthesizers supporting TDD, FDD, and two 2x2 in TDD. They have an innovative architecture that enables low power consumption while offering superior performance in signal quality, noise, linearity, and power consumption. These transceivers comply with 5G NR, Wi-Fi 6/6E/7 and 4G LTE specifications and are ideal for applications including small cells, private networks, Enterprises, IoT, and macro cells. Read more

Up-Down Converter and Beamformer for 5G mmWave Applications

The ADMV1239 from Analog Devices is an Up-Down Converter and Beamformer that operates from 37 to 43.5 GHz. It integrates a 16 (2x8) channel beamformer paired with a 2 transmit (TX) and 2 receive (RX) channel upconverter/downconverter (UDC). This RFIC has on-chip transmit-receive switches that connect the upconverter RF output and downconverter RF input for each polarization into eight independent channels via the 1x8 power splitters/combiners. In the upconversion chain, it provides sideband rejection and carrier feedthrough optimization and includes an envelope detector for LO feedthrough calibration and a single-channel power detector. Read more

Receiver Module from 32 to 38 GHz for Radar and 5G Applications

The SSR-3530633012-28-SE1 from ERAVANT is a Receiver Module that converts input frequencies (RF) from 32 – 38 GHz to output frequencies (IF) from DC – 18 GHz. It has a conversion gain of 12 dB with a noise figure of 3 dB. The receiver exhibits good gain flatness and includes a built-in x4 LO multiplier. It requires a DC supply of 8 V and consumes 300 mA of current. The SSR-3530633012-28-SE1 is available in a housing that measures 1.10 x 2.38 x 0.40 inches with a WR-28 uni-guide waveguide interface (with UG-599/U flange) and SMA-female LO/IF ports. It is ideal for radar systems and 5G applications. Read more

28 GHz, Integrated 8x8 Phased Array Antenna Module

The FutureAccess Type-C from Fujikura is a Phased Array Antenna Module (PAAM) that operates from 24.25 to 27.50 GHz and 26.50 to 29.50 GHz. It consists of beamformer ICs, a frequency conversion IC, bandpass filters, EEPROM, and an array antenna in one module, offering optimal total cost of ownership (TCO) and reduced development time. This module provides calibration-free, precision beam control without requiring separate calibration of gain and phase values for every beamformer IC. It can switch between multiple beams in less than 220 ns and supports active beam scans with more than 20,000 beams. It consists of an 8 x 8 antenna array element as a unit and can be further scaled to support higher data rates and capacities. Read more

Beamforming 5G Antenna Module from 37 to 40 GHz

The DS-MV_39 from Doosan Corporation is a 5G Antenna Module that operates from 37 to 40 GHz. This dual-polarized (horizontally/vertically) antenna module has an EIRP of 38.5 dBm and an azimuth/elevation beam scan range of ±60°. It provides a gain of 45 dB in Tx mode and a gain of 35 dB in Rx mode. The antenna module incorporates an RF front-end module including a 32-array antenna and beamforming IC. It also includes pre-calibrated beambook storage in the module's memory which allows fast and accurate beam switching. This module implements transmission and reception through mmWave and IF frequency conversion within the module and includes an I/Q path for TDD-sync for communication with the base station. Read more

GaN Front-End Module from 24 to 30 GHz for mmWave 5G Applications

The TMC252 from mmTron is a GaN Front-End Module that operates from 24 to 30 GHz. This single-chip IC consists of a power amplifier (PA), low noise amplifier (LNA), and transmit-receiver (T/R) switch. It uses a single pole, double throw (SPDT) switch to efficiently route the transmit signal from the PA to a common port, typically connected to an antenna or the received signal from the common port to the LNA. This front-end module requires a DC supply of 23 V and consumes 590 mA (Tx) and 60 mA (Rx) of current. Read more

Power Amplifier from 3300 to 3800 MHz for 5G-NR/4G-LTE Applications

The SKY66524-11 from Skyworks is a Power Amplifier that operates from 3300 to 3800 MHz. It has an instantaneous bandwidth of 400 MHz and provides a gain of 33 dB with a power-added efficiency (PAE) of 27%. This power amplifier has an integrated active bias circuitry that compensates PA performance over temperature, voltage, and process variation. It is available in a 16-pin package that measures 5.00 x 5.00 x 1.04 mm and is ideal for 5G NR/4G LTE systems, enterprise small-cell, massive MIMO, driver amplifier for micro base stations, and driver amplifier for macro base stations applications. Read more

Front-End Module with LNA and Switch from 2.3 to 5 GHz for 5G TDD Systems

The QPB9850 from Qorvo is a single-channel Front-End Module that operates from 2.3 to 5 GHz for 5G TDD systems. It has an integrated low-noise amplifier (LNA) with a high-power handling switch, which can be used as a failsafe path to termination when the radio is in transmitting mode. The LNAs can also be powered down during Tx mode via the SW control pin on the module. This FEM provides a gain of 34 dB with a noise figure of 1.2 dB. It requires a DC supply of 5 V and consumes 90 mA of current. The FEM is available in an LGA package that measures 3 x 3 mm and is ideal for wireless infrastructure, 5G AAS mMIMO radios, small cells, and 5G TDD system applications. Read more

SIW Bandpass Filter with Passband from 25 to 27 GHz

The WSBP-26G+ from Mini-Circuits is an SIW Bandpass Filter that has a passband from 25 to 27 GHz. It has a passband insertion loss of less than 3 dB, provides a stopband rejection of up to 56 dB, and can handle an input power of up to 1 W. This filter offers good insertion loss and high rejection and it is realized in a soft substrate using tight tolerance that guarantees enhanced Q factor and repeatable performance.

The WSBP-26G+ is available in a small surface-mount shielded package that measures 1.2 x 0.21 inches and is ideal for n258 band 5G Telecommunication. Read more

2-Way Power Divider from 25 to 31 GHz

The COMP-PCS-2531-BEK28 from TMYTEK is a 2-Way Power Divider/Combiner that operates from 25 to 31 GHz. It has an insertion loss of 2 dB, provides 15 dB of isolation and has a return loss of 10 dB. This power divider is available in a module that measures 25.4 x 15.2 x 10.2 mm with 2.92 mm (K-type) connectors and is ideal for 5G applications. Read more

SP4T Switch from 10 MHz to 8.5 GHz for 5G mMIMO Applications

The PE42445 from pSemi is an SP4T RF Switch that operates from 10 MHz to 8.5 GHz. It provides an isolation of more than 52 dB and has an insertion loss of less than 1 dB. This switch consists of four symmetric RF ports with very high isolation and has a switching time of 200 ns. It is manufactured on pSemi’s UltraCMOS process, a patented variation of Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) technology, and delivers the performance of GaAs with the economy and integration of conventional CMOS. This SP4T switch uses enhancements in pSemi’s HaRP technology to deliver high isolation, linearity, and excellent harmonic performance over the operating band. It requires a DC supply from 2.3 to 5.5 V. Read more

10 dB Dual-Directional Coupler from 2 to 8 GHz

The CD-2-2000-8000-10-10-30-SF-SF-SF from Deti Microwave is a Dual-Directional Coupler that operates from 2 to 8 GHz. This 10 dB coupler provides a directivity of 15 dB and has an insertion loss of less than 1 dB. It can handle an average input power of 30 W and has a VSWR of less than 1.5:1. The coupler is available in a module that measures 90.0 x 25.4 mm with SMA (female) connectors. Read more

3GPP Rel-17 5G RedCap Module with LTE Cat 4 Fallback

The FE910C04 from Telit Cinterion is a 5G RedCap Module that is based on the 3GPP Release 17 RedCap technology. It also supports LTE Cat 4 fallback to enhance uplink performance and coverage. This module is powered by Telit Cinterion’s value-added services, encompassing NExT data plans, connectivity activation, AppZone processing, and OneEdge services. It offers improved operational efficiency and precise GNSS positioning with support for L1 and L5 bands and a dedicated antenna port. This industrial-grade module consists of embedded processing and complete support for secure connectivity by design to secure devices and device-to-cloud interactions. It supports global and regional SKUs for full design flexibility and longevity with 5G technology. Read more

Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitor for High-Speed 5G Communication Circuits

The GJM022 from Murata is a Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitor (MLCC) that is designed for high-speed 5G communication circuits. It has a high Q-factor, a low equivalent series resistance (ESR), and a voltage rating of 100 V. This capacitor is manufactured using state-of-the-art thin layer forming and high-precision laminating technologies, enabling miniaturization while not compromising on performance. This capacitor can withstand high temperatures to further help in overcoming packaging limitations while maintaining optimal performance and providing designs with greater freedom over positioning. Read more

Sub-6 GHz Omnidirectional Screw-on Antennas for 5G Applications

The Thunderbird PTA Series from Parsec Antennas are 5G Antennas that operate from 617-960 MHz, 1427-2700 MHz, 3300-5000 MHz, and 5150-5925 MHz. These linearly polarized antennas have an omnidirectional radiation pattern and a radiation efficiency of up to 80%. They can handle an input power of up to 5 W and provide a peak gain of 3.5 dBi. These paddle antennas are ground-plane independent and support up to 90° of angle adjustments to perform at high efficiency on indoor routers and modems. They can be easily mounted without requiring separate cables, thereby offering easy installation and cost-effective network solutions. Read more

5G IoT Antenna from 600 to 6000 MHz

The YECN001J1A from Quectel is a 5G IoT Antenna that operates from 600–960 MHz, 1400-2690 MHz and 3300-6000 MHz covering 5G NR Sub-6GHz/4G/3G/2G/LPWA bands. It has an omnidirectional radiation pattern with a high efficiency up to 89.1%. This antenna is designed to work with any ground plane size or in free space for ease of integration. It is available in a screw-mount IP67 + IP69K-rated durable ASA casing that measures Φ40.6 x 104 mm and has a 300 mm long ALSR200 cable with an SMA (male) connector. This antenna is ideal for wireless communication devices such as AP, routers, outdoor equipment, real-time monitoring equipment etc. Applications. Read more

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