Evaluation Kit for the MAX2830

Allows Easy Evaluation of the MAX2830

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The MAX2830 evaluation kit (EV kit) simplifies testing of the MAX2830 receive and transmit performance in 802.11g/b applications operating in the 2.4GHz to 2.5GHz ISM band. The EV kit provides 50Ω SMA connectors for all RF and baseband inputs and outputs. Differential-to-single-ended and single-ended-to-differential line drivers are provided to convert the differential I/Q baseband inputs and outputs to single ended.

Key Features

  • On-Board Line Driver and Voltage Reference
  • 50Ω SMA Connectors on All RF and Baseband Ports
  • PC Control Software Available at


  • General 2.4GHz ISM Radios
  • Wi-Fi, PDA, VoIP, and Cellular Handsets
  • Wireless Speakers and Headphones

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  

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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