The CMD223 is a balanced Low Noise Amplifier that operates from 9 GHz to 18 GHz. It delivers greater than 22 dB of gain with a P1dB of 13.5 dBm and a noise figure of 1.5 dB. The LNA is matched to 50 ohms, which eliminates the need for external DC blocks and RF port matching. It also offers full passivation for increased reliability and moisture protection. This amplifier is ideal for EW and communication systems where small size and low power consumption are critical. It is available as a die.