Evaluation Kits for the MAX2161/MAX2162

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The MAX2161/MAX2162 evaluation kits (EV kits) simplify the testing and evaluation of the MAX2161/MAX2162 one- and three-segment ISDB-T tuners. The EV kits are fully assembled and tested at the factory. Standard 50Ω SMA connectors are included on each EV kit for the inputs and outputs, allowing quick and easy evaluation on the test bench.

This document provides a list of recommended equipment required to evaluate the device, a straightforward test procedure to verify functionality, a description of the MAX2161/MAX2162 EV kit components, a schematic diagram, and artwork for each layer of the PCB.

Key Features

  • Easy Evaluation of the MAX2161/MAX2162
  • 50Ω SMA Connectors
  • All Critical Peripheral Components Included
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • PC Control Software


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Technical Documents

Tutorial 5100 General Layout Guidelines for RF and Mixed-Signal PCBs
Device   Fab Process   Technology   Sample size   Rejects   FIT at 25°C   FIT at 55°C   Material Composition  

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