16 Watt Ku-Band GaN Power Amplifier

Part # TGA2572-2-FL

Last Time Buy   End of Life announced Aug 5, 2016 (PCN 16-0163)
Last Time Buy February 11, 2017.
Please use TGA2218-SM and TGA2219-CP for replacements.
Contact your local sales representative for assistance.

Key Features

  • Frequency range: 14 to 16 GHz
  • Saturated output power: 42 dBm
  • PAE: 20%
  • Small signal gain: 25 dB
  • Return loss: 10dB
  • Bias: Vd = 25 V, Id = 2.0 A, Vg = -2.4 V typical
  • Dimensions: 17.3 x 11.4 x 3 mm


The TriQuint TGA2572-2-FL is a packaged Ku-band power amplifier fabricated on TriQuint's production released,0.25 um GaN on SiC process. Operating from 14 to 16 GHz, the TGA2572-2-FL typically provides 42dBm of saturated output power, 20% power-added efficiency and 25 dB of small signal gain.

Fully matched to 50 ohm and with integrated DC blocking caps on both I/O ports, the TGA2572-2-FL is ideally suited to support both commercial and defense related opportunities.

Lead-free and RoHS compliant.

Evaluation Boards are available up on request.


Frequency (GHz) 14 to 16
Power (dBm) 42
Gain (dB) 25
NF (dB)
PAE (%) 20
Voltage (V) 30
IQ (mA) 2,000
RoHS  Yes
Lead Free  Yes
Halogen Free  Yes
ITAR  License Required

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Status Last Time Buy