HXR6101 BD


The HXR6101 Trans-impedance Limiting Amplifier is targeted at the optical links market. Together with a PIN detector, high-capacity, high-availability optical links can be designed for datacom applications.

The 3.3V SiGe device integrates the trans-impedance pre-amplifier, the limiting post-amplifier and a versatile CML output stage for a single 16 Gb/s channel.

Key Features

  • 20 mApp receiver sensitivity for 10-12 BER at 10.3 Gbps
  • Better than 3 mApp overload
  • 60 mW power consumption with low power setting
  • Adjustable output swing size and pre-emphasis mode and signal detect threshold
  • A/D read-out of temperature, RSSI information

Applications List

  • IEEE 802.3ae Ethernet transceivers
  • InfiniBand QDR & FDR active cables
  • Proprietary optical modules

Ordering Information

PartTemp RangePin-Package
HXR6101-DNT0°C to +85°CBare Die
HXR6101-EVBRoom TempEvaluation Board