Evaluation Board for F0480 Matched Broadband RF VGA

The F0480EVBI is a fully populated evaluation board which allows the customer to easily evaluate the F0480 RF VGA. The attenuation setting may be set using the F0480’s serial control input. Header pins on the evaluation board allow setting the band select and standby mode without off-board connections to the control inputs.

The F0480EVS is a complete hardware and software solution that allows customers to digitally control the F048EVBI with the USB output on a computer.  The kit includes the F048EVBI board, as well as a USB Digital Control Board and interface cables. The software, guides , and instructional videos are available for download/viewing on this page.

Features

  • F0480EVBI (Evaluation Board)
    • SMA connectors for RF input and RF output
    • Power supply connected either through SMA connector or header pins
    • Band select and standby mode can be easily set via the on-board header pins
    • The attenuation is settable with serial port interface (SPI)
  • F0480EVS (Evaluation Solution)
    • Includes product evaluation board described above
    • Includes Digital Control Board and all necessary cables
    • Interfaces with the Digital Control Software – can be downloaded from this page

Product Options

Orderable Part ID Part Status Description Buy Sample
F0480EVBI Active Broadband configuration: 400 to 2700 MHz Availability
F0480EVB-HBI Active High-band configuration: 2200 to 2700 MHz Availability
F0480EVB-LBI Active Low-band configuration: 700 to 1100 MHz Availability
F0480EVB-MBI Active Mid-band configuration: 1100 to 2200 MHz Availability
F0480EVSI Active Broadband configuration: 400 to 2700 MHz Availability
F0480EVS-HBI Active High-band configuration: 2200 to 2700 MHz Availability
F0480EVS-LBI Active Low-band configuration: 700 to 1100 MHz Availability
F0480EVS-MBI Active Mid-band configuration: 1100 to 2200 MHz Availability

Technical Documentation

Title Other Languages Type Format File Size Date
Datasheets & Errata
F0480 Datasheet Datasheet PDF 1.99 MB Apr 27, 2015
Application Notes & White Papers
AN-896 RF Products EVS Digital Control Software Guide Application Note PDF 2.91 MB Aug 30, 2015

Software & Tools

Title Other Languages Type Format File Size Date
RF Digital Control Software Installer Software Tool ZIP 169.81 MB Aug 30, 2015