Evaluation Kit for the MAX3971, MAX3971A

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The MAX3971/MAX3971A evaluation kits (EV kits) simplify evaluation of the MAX3971 10.3Gbps limiting amplifier and the MAX3971A 10.7Gbps limiting amplifier. The EV kit enables testing of all the device's functions. SMA connectors with 50Ω controlled impedance connections to the MAX3971/MAX3971A are provided for all data input and output ports to facilitate connection to high-speed test equipment.

Key Features

  • SMA Connections for all High-Speed Inputs and Outputs
  • Single +3.3V Power-Supply
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • Applications/Uses

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    Quality and Environmental Data

    Lead-Free Package Tin (Sn) Whisker Reports
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    Note : The failure rates are summarized by technology and mapped to the associated material part numbers. The failure rates are highly dependent on the number of units tested.

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