amplifier amplifier  /ˈæm plə ˌfaɪ ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) electronic equipment that increases strength of signals passing through it

Usage(s):

  1. His setup includes 14 speakers, 16 amplifiers and 400 amps of current--more power than entire homes consume.
  2. As every hi-fi addict knows, the amplifier is the part of his set that makes little angular noises into big round ones.
  3. It also has 23 tiny digital amplifiers providing 82 watts of power.

News

  1. Photo Release -- Huawei Selects ANADIGICS' Pentaband Power Amplifier for New CPE and Hotspot Devices

    WARREN, N.J. -- ANADIGICS, Inc. , a world leader in radio frequency (RF) solutions, today announced that the Company is shipping production volumes of its ALT6526 pentaband power amplifier to Huawei for ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. AR Modular RF Awarded Order for Custom Amplifier to Be Used in Air Traffic Control

    Bothell, WA – AR Modular RF, a world class manufacturer and solution provider of RF amplifiers, systems and modules, has been awarded a high volume order for a new custom amplifier to be used in a ground-to-air traffic control (ATC) application. The KAW5030 is an 800 Watts PEP, 200 Watts AM and FM carrier power amplifier system, covering the 100-163 and 225- 400 MHz frequency ranges. This ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Power Amplifier supports military/commercial applications.

    Consisting of 0.2 mm GaN HEMT MMIC power amplifier chip in flange mount package, Model APN180FP operates from 27–31 GHz with drain voltage of +28 V. Unit provides 21 dB of linear gain, +37 dBm of output power at 1 dB gain compression, and +39 dBm in saturation with Power Added Efficiency of 26% at midband. For less demanding applications, device can be operated from drain voltage as low as ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  1. "Australians don't have much respect for the music press - it runs counter to their culture. Australian rock is all about 'Good on ya, mate - well done for getting up on stage and switching that amplifier on'," True writes in his blog. "The...
    on Aug 11, 2008 By: Everett True Source: NEWS.com.au

  2. "The new Sonos products provide the best wireless range and a powerful digital amplifier and make it easier than ever to get great sounding music to the most distant corners of the home," said John MacFarlane, Chief Executive Officer, Sonos,...
    on Aug 5, 2008 By: John MacFarlane Source: IT News Online

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