MACOM’s two stage 4.0-11.0 GHz GaAs MMIC buffer amplifier has a small signal gain of 23.0 dB with a +20.0 dBm P1dB output compression point. The device also provides variable gain regulation with adjustable bias. The device is ideally suited as an LO or RF buffer stage with broadband performance at a very low cost. The device comes in an RoHS compliant 3x3mm QFN surface mount package offering excellent RF and thermal properties. This device is well suited for Microwave and Millimeter-wave Point-to-Point Radio, LMDS, SATCOM and VSAT applications.