An attenuator decreases (attenuates) the level of the incident signal by a specified, sometimes adjustable amount.
Common uses for attenuators include limiting signal strength, buffering components, or adjusting power levels.
Agilent Technologies Products for Attenuator Applications
- Discrete Components:
- PIN diodes
- Integrated Circuits:
- comparison of ICs
- ICs for millimeter wave Direct Tansmitters, or Upconverting Transmitters