Anokiwave, Inc., a provider of highly integrated IC solutions for mmW markets and active antenna based solutions, has announced the latest product in its family of mmW Phased Array Antenna Innovator’s Kits. The AWA-0142 is driven by the Anokiwave AWMF-0135 26GHz 5G Quad Core IC with embedded functions for remote telemetry and low-latency steering™.
The 256-element, reconfigurable active electronically scanned antenna covers the 24.25 – 27.5 GHz band and delivers +60 dBmi (1 KW) of EIRP with an effective Rx NF of 5dB. The Anokiwave Active Antennas are the first commercially available family of phased-arrays that enable the development and measurement of radio links and channel models, and are also suited for rapid prototyping and testing of electronically beam-steered radio links through low-latency beam update rates.
Developed with Ball Aerospace for mmW 5G wireless markets, the AWA-0142 includes an integrated controller that can steer the beams to predetermined positions within a wide scan volume with minimal latency and system sensitivity.
The AWA-0142 Innovator’s Kits are available now. Customers may also license the technology for their own array development activities.