MAX2511EVKIT

Evaluation Kit for the MAX2511


Description

The MAX2511 Evaluation Kit (EV kit) simplifies testing of the MAX2511 low-power IF transceiver. The EV kit provides 50Ω SMA connectors for all RF inputs and outputs. A varactor-tuned tank circuit is provided for the MAX2511 VCO, and it can be tuned by applying a control voltage to the EV kit.

Key Features

  • +2.7 to +5.5V Single-Supply Operation
  • SMA Connectors for Signal Ports Compatible with 50Ω Test Equipment
  • Allows Individual and Cascade Evaluation of Circuit Blocks
  • 10.7MHz Receive Filter Included
  • On-Board Jumpers Allow Testing of Advanced System Power Management (four modes)
  • Includes VCO Tank Circuit (435.7MHz nominal)
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Applications/Uses

  • 400MHz ISM Transceivers
  • IF Transceivers
  • PACS, PHS, DECT, and Other PCS Wireless Handsets and Base Stations
  • PWT1900 Wireless Handsets and Base Stations
  • Wireless Data Links

Technical Documents

Tutorial 5100 General Layout Guidelines for RF and Mixed-Signal PCBs

Quality and Environmental Data

Lead-Free Package Tin (Sn) Whisker Reports
 

Related Resources


MAX3519
DOCSIS 3.0 Upstream Amplifier

  • Exceeds DOCSIS 3.0 Electrical Requirements
  • Low-Power Standby Mode Reduces Static Power Consumption
  • Industry-Standard +5V Single-Supply Operation Simplifies Design and Reduces System Cost

MAX66300
DeepCover Secure Authenticator with SHA-256 and RFID Reader

  • Secure, Contactless Host Authenticator
  • Design Flexibility Supports Diverse Applications
  • Scalable 13.56MHz Analog Front-End Provides Support for Multiple Antenna Configurations

MAX2871
23.5MHz to 6000MHz Fractional/Integer-N Synthesizer/VCO

  • Output Binary Buffers/Dividers Enable Extended Frequency Range
  • High-Performance Phase Frequency Detector (PFD) and Reference Frequency Reduces Spectral Noise
  • Low Normalized Inband Phase Noise of -230dBc/Hz Reduces System Noise Floor Contribution

SC1869
Adaptive RF Power Amplifier Linearizer

  • RFin/RFout PA Linearizer SoC in Standard CMOS
  • Fully Adaptive Compensation
  • Low Power Consumption:

SC1889
Adaptive RF Power Amplifier Linearizer with Dual RMS Power Measurement Unit

  • SC1889 (PC = 00): RFPAL
  • SC1889 (PC = 11): RFPAL + PMU (Optional)

SC1894
225MHz to 3800MHz RF Power Amplifier Linearizer (RFPAL)

  • RFin/RFout PA Linearizer SoC in Standard CMOS
  • External Reference Clock Support:
  • Low Power Consumption:

MAX2153
22kHz Startup Receiver and 3D Transponder

  • Maximizes Battery Life
  • Maximizes Communication Range
  • Extends Cockpit Design Options