8GHz RF PXI Switches For Telecom, Semiconductor Test

PXI switch

New 8GHz solid-state RF switches launched by Pickering Interfaces offer a modular PXI format for easy system integration

Pickering Interfaces has launched a 13-model family of 8GHz solid-state RF PXI switches, including SPDT, SP4T, SP6T, SP8T, SP16T and 4×4 Matrix devices. The company notes that the use of solid state switches ensures a long service life with no wear out mechanism and they can sustain frequent hot switching without performance degradation.

The products target the telecoms and semiconductor test industries and compatible with a wide range of platforms including PXI, PXIe Hybrid and Pickering USB/LXI chassis.

Pickering adds 8GHz RF PXI switches


Pickering’s series 40-88xA high-performance switch family now covers 10MHz to 8GHz in the modular PXI format for easy system integration.

The new products feature automatic termination of unused switch channels, up to +36dBm input power handling and excellent RF performance characteristics.

Single, dual, quad, hex and octal versions are available on some family members.

All of the company’s manufactured products come with a standard three-year warranty and guaranteed long-term product support.

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