The HXR6101 Transimpedance Limiting Amplifier is targeted at the optical links market. Together with a PIN detector, high-capacity, high-availability optical links can be designed for datacom applications. The 3.3V SiGe device integrates the trans-impedance pre-amplifier, the limiting post-amplifier and a versatile CML output stage for a single 16 Gb/s channel.


  • 20mApp receiver sensitivity for 10^-12 BER at 10.3 Gbps
  • Better than 3mApp overload
  • 60mW power consumption with low power setting
  • Adjustable output swing size and pre-emphasis mode and signal detect threshold
  • A/D read-out of temperature, RSSI information

Product Options

Orderable Part ID Part Status Pkg. Type Temp. Grade Carrier Type Package Buy Sample
HXR6101-DNT Active WAFER C WFP Package Info
HXR6101-EVB Preview BOARD C Box Package Info

Documentation & Downloads

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Datasheets & Errata
HXR6101 Short-Form Datasheet Short Form Datasheet PDF 244 KB