First GaN envelope-tracking power amplifier gets launched

Friday 19 May 2017 | 12:10 CET | News
Mitsubishi Electric, Nokia Bell Labs and the Center for Wireless Communications at UC San Diego announced their joint development of what they call the world's first ultra-fast gallium nitride (GaN) envelope-tracking power amplifier, which supports modulation bandwidth up to 80MHz and is expected to reduce energy consumption in wireless base stations. Technical details will be presented during the IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2017, which will be held in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA from 4 to 9 June.

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