Evaluation Kit for the MAX2560, MAX2566, MAX2572 (MAX2572EVKIT) (MAX2572EVKIT)

The MAX2560/MAX2566/MAX2572 evaluation kits (EV kits) simplify testing of the MAX2560/MAX2566/ MAX2572. The EV kits provide 50Ω SMA connectors for all RF inputs, baseband inputs, and RF outputs. Onboard VCOs are provided for the on-chip PLLs.

The EV kits allow evaluation of the MAX2560/MAX2566/ MAX2572s' I/Q modulator, RF upconverter, IF and RF VGAs, IF and RF PLLs, 3-wire programmable interface, and power-management features.

The MAX2560/MAX2566/MAX2572 support CDMA, TDMA, and EDGE modes for US PCS and cellular bands, as well as W-CDMA mode for UMTS band. The MAX2566/MAX2572 also support GSM-GPRS mode for all four bands.