88LX2720

G.hn Wave-2 Analog Front End (AFE) for Powerline

Description

The 88LX2720 is a programmable, high-performance Wave-2 G.hn analog front-end (AFE) for powerline communications. It offers one transmission channel and two reception channels to enable both SISO operation using one device and MIMO using two devices. In addition to the transmission and reception paths, the 88LX2720 contains a biasing circuit and a register block controlled from the digital interface.
 
The 88LX2720 AFE is used in the DW920 G.hn Wave-w Powerline Networking Evaluation Kit.

Features

  • Designed for powerline wireline medium
  • Programmable transmission and reception gains
  • Integrated filters
  • Integrated line driver
  • Powerdown and Standby mode
  • Very low noise and distortion over the entire transmission and reception paths
  • 4mm x 4mm 28-pin QFN package
  • Support for multiple AFEs operating in parallel with only one Digital Baseband (DBB) processor 88LX5152
  • Supported standards:
    • Code of Conduct on Energy Consumption of Broadband Equipment Version 5.0, European Commission
    • ITU-T G.9960, G.9961, G.9962, G.9963, G.9964

Documentation

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Application

  • Powerline-to-Ethernet adapter
  • WiFi extender
  • Embedded G.hn modem

Design Tools

Packaging

Parts & Purchasing

Part Number Pkg Code Min Temp Max Temp Status Buy Now Order Samples
88LX2720A0-NYC2C000 0 70 Active
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NRND (Not Recommended for New Designs) - the part is not recommended for new designs.

Quality & Environmental Data

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