Richardson RFPD Adds Nine Peregrine Absorptive Switches

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for nine new UltraCMOS® SP6T, SP8T and SP12T absorptive switches from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The PE42462, PE42482 and PE42412 feature high port-to-port isolation, high linearity, low insertion loss and exceptional power handling. They are optimized for 4G and 4.5G wireless infrastructure switching applications such as…

Richardson RFPD Stocks Peregrine RF SOI Power Limiter

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new power limiter from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The UltraCMOS® PE45361 builds on the success of Peregrine’s 50-watt UltraCMOS power limiters and adds higher pulsed power handling, a lower limiting threshold and positive threshold control. The PE45361 delivers reliable and repeatable power protection to…

Richardson RFPD Adds Peregrine SPDT RF Switch

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 700–3800 MHz, UltraCMOS SPDT RF switch from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation. The PE42822 is a HaRP™ technology-enhanced absorptive 50Ω SPDT RF protection switch designed for use in high-power and high-performance wireless infrastructure and small cell applications, supporting frequencies up to 3800…

RFMW Supporting PE33241

  RFMW , Ltd. announces design and sales support for Peregrine Semiconductor’s PE33241, a high performance, flexible  integer-N PLL capable of frequency synthesis up to 5GHz. The PE33241 offers a low phase-noise floor FOM of -230 dBc/Hz, a 20dB normalized phase noise improvement over previous generation PLLs. With a dual mode prescalar modulus of 10/11…

Peregrine Q1 Revenue Dips

Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation (Peregrine Semiconductor) (NASDAQ: PSMI), founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, today announced its first quarter 2014 financial results. First quarter 2014 revenue was $41.3 million, compared with $46.6 million for the same period in 2013. As reported under U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), first quarter…

RFMW Supports PE43705

RFMW , Ltd. announces design and sales support for the PE43705, a 7-bit, 31.75dB digital step attenuator from Peregrine Semiconductor. The PE43705 offers an extremely wide operational frequency range of 50MHz to 8GHz. Internal circuitry manages unequal ON/OFF switch times providing a “glitch safe” design by eliminating the unknown attenuation issue that plagues other DSAs.…

Peregrine Switches at Richardson RFPD

Richardson RFPD, Inc. today announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a new absorptive, 50Ω RF single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) switch from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation (Peregrine).  The PE42423 operates from 100 MHz to 6 GHz and features exceptionally high linearity that remains invariant across the full supply range, as well as high power handling…

Richardson RFPD has Peregrine Switches

Richardson RFPD, Inc.  announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for two new HaRP™ technology-enabled UltraCMOS® SP5T switches from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation (Peregrine). The devices are manufactured on Peregrine’s UltraCMOS process, a patented variation of silicon-on-insulator (SOI) technology on a sapphire substrate, offering the performance of GaAs with the economy and integration of conventional…

Richardson RFPD Introduces Four New DuNE DTCs

Richardson RFPD, Inc.  announces four new DuNE™ technology-enhanced digitally tunable capacitors (DTCs) from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation (Peregrine). The new DTCs are the latest additions to Peregrine industry-leading integrated RF tuning IC portfolio and feature a wide capacitance range of 0.6 to 7.7 pF and support power handling up to 34 dBm into 50 Ohms (30…