Variable Low-Power Amplifier



SKU: GB6000 Category:


The wideband GB6000 provides a convenient and inexpensive way to amplify signals from 10-6000MHz for many different projects and applications. Micro-USB power and digital gain control makes this device much faster to integrate, and more flexible than traditional lab-powered devices. Gain can be set from the user control buttons on the front panel, USB COM port, or from device memory.


Wideband Gain Block Features:

  • Frequency Range: 10MHz – 6GHz
  • Amplifier Gain (Max setting): +25dB Typical
  • Amplifier Gain (Min setting): -3dB Typical
  • p1dB: +22dBm
  • Noise Figure: 5dB
  • Connectors: 18GHz Microwave Gold SMA
  • Gain step size: 0.5dB
  • Return Loss: > 12dB
  • Micro USB 5v power input


6000MHz Gain Block Applications

  • Automated testing environments
  • General RF lab use
  • Production verification
  • Educational / university lab use
  • Aerospace / defense research
  • Wireless infrastructure
  • Antenna research
  • Communication link design

Typical Small Signal Gain (max setting):

Typical Small Signal Gain (min setting):