USER GUIDES & MANUALS 6174

MAX5861 Usage and Configuration Guide


Abstract:

This usage and configuration guide contains important information needed to properly configure the MAX5861, high-density downstream cable SCQAM and OFDM modulator, digital up-converter (DUC), and RF digital-to-analog converter (DAC) devices. This document supplements information found in the MAX5861 data sheet, covering such topics as calculation of the data input interface bandwidth, digital pre-distortion configuration, sequence of programming configuration and printed circuit board layout considerations. Configuration scripts and setup examples for the MAX5861 are also covered.