New Sapphire Series 1,250W Ku-Band UltraLinear GaN SSPA/BUC Launched by Advantech Wireless

Advantech Wireless today announced the launch of its New Sapphire Series 1,250W Ku-Band UltraLinear GaN SSPA/BUC, the ultimate Solution for Direct to Home TV.

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Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) May 09, 2013

Advantech Wireless Inc., a global wireless solutions provider, for Satellite, RF Equipment, Microwave Troposcatter and Point-to-Point Systems, today announced the launch of its New Sapphire Series 1,250W Ku-Band UltraLinear GaN SSPA/BUC.

Exceeding all barriers between Klystrons, TWTs and SSPAs, the New Saphire Class of UltraLinear GaN technology based SSPAs and BUCs from Advantech Wireless is designed for Multi Carrier operations, with power expandable to 3 KW by phase combining and redundant ready.

The considerable reduction in size, weight, and energy consumption achieved with the New UltraLinear GaN based SSPAs and BUCs from Advantech Wireless makes this new architecture the ultimate Solution for Direct to Home TV.

“We can now saturate all transponders of an entire satellite and obtain maximum bandwidth/power efficiency,” states Cristi Damian, VP Product Line Management and Business Development at Advantech Wireless. “As opposed to indoor Klystrons or linearized TWTs, with these new series of UltraLinear GaN based amplifiers our customers realize great savings in energy cost, CAPEX and OPEX.”

Over the past 6 years, Advantech Wireless has developed a full line of GaN based SSPAs and BUCs/SSPBs. The New Sapphire Series of UltraLinear GaN based amplifiers can cover multiple transponders, full DVB-S2 enabled and can save 8 to 15 dB power compared to indoor Klystrons or linearized TWTs. High Reliability, High Linearity and Low Energy Consumption, backed by over 25 years of Outdoor SSPA design and manufacturing experience and combined with the traditional Advantech Wireless features.

About Advantech Wireless
Advantech Wireless, an ISO 9001: 2008 certified corporation, is the leading-edge wireless broadband communications solution provider since 1988. Advantech Wireless is designing, manufacturing and deploying networking for broadband connectivity, broadcast solutions, video contribution and distribution and mobile 2G, 3G and LTE backhaul, using satellite and terrestrial wireless communications. Products include: Next Generation VSAT Hubs and Terminals, World-leading GaN technology High Power Amplifiers, SSPAs, Block-Up Converters (SSPB), Frequency Converters, Satellite SCPC Modems, Fixed and Deployable Antennas, Antenna Controllers, Terrestrial Microwave Radios, Routers and Ruggedized Products. For further information please visit the company’s web site at: http://www.advantechwireless.com/news/.


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