Evaluation Kit for the MAX2900, MAX2901, MAX2902, MAX2903, MAX2904

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The MAX2900-MAX2904 evaluation kits (EV kits) simplify testing of the MAX2900-MAX2904. The EV kits allow evaluation of the MAX2900-MAX2904's BPSK, OOK, ASK, and FM modulations; and fully integrated VCO, modulation filter, integrated frequency synthesizer, and power-management features.

The EV kits provide 50Ω SMA connectors for IF inputs and RF outputs. All critical peripheral components are included, and all EV kits are fully assembled and tested.

Key Features

  • Single-Supply Operation
  • 50Ω SMA Connectors on all IF and RF Ports
  • Baluns Included for Single-Ended RF Output
  • Easy Evaluation of BPSK, OOK, ASK, and FM Modulations
  • Digital Control Synthesizer Programming (MAX2900)
  • Four Modes of Operation
    • Shutdown
    • Synthesizer
    • Transmit
    • Reference Only


  • Automatic Meter Reading
  • Wireless Building Control
  • Wireless Data Networks
  • Wireless Security Systems/Alarms
  • Wireless Sensors

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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