Data Sheet

TFF1018HN
Integrated mixer oscillator PLL for satellite LNB
Rev. 2 — 7 December 2011
Product data sheet
1. General description
The TFF1018HN/N1 is an integrated downconverter for use in Low Noise Block (LNB)
convertors in a 10.7 GHz to 12.75 GHz Ku band satellite receiver system.
2. Features and benefits
 Low current consumption integrated pre-amplifier, mixer, buffer amplifier and
PLL synthesizer
 Flat gain over frequency
 Single 5 V supply pin
 Low cost 25 MHz crystal
 Crystal controlled LO frequency generation
 Switched LO frequency (9.75 GHz and 10.6 GHz)
 Low phase noise
 Low spurious
 Low external component count
 Alignment-free concept
 ESD protection on all pins
3. Applications
 Ku band LNB converters for digital satellite reception (DVB-S / DVB-S2)
4. Quick reference data
Table 1.
Quick reference data
VCC = 5 V; Tamb = 25 C; fLO = 9.75 GHz or 10.6 GHz; fxtal = 25 MHz; Z0 = 50  unless otherwise specified.
Symbol Parameter
Min
Typ Max
Unit
4.5
5
5.5
V
RF input and IF output AC coupled
-
52
-
mA
single sideband noise figure
measured at low band fIF = 1450 MHz and
high band fIF = 1625 MHz
-
7
-
dB
RF input frequency
low band
10.7 -
11.7
GHz
high band
11.7 -
12.75 GHz
measured at low band fIF = 1450 MHz and
high band fIF = 1625 MHz
-
-
VCC
supply voltage
ICC
supply current
NFSSB
fi(RF)
Gconv
conversion gain
Conditions
45
dB
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Table 1.
Quick reference data …continued
VCC = 5 V; Tamb = 25 C; fLO = 9.75 GHz or 10.6 GHz; fxtal = 25 MHz; Z0 = 50  unless otherwise specified.
Symbol Parameter
Conditions
Min
Typ Max
Unit
s11
input reflection coefficient
fRF = 10.7 GHz to 12.7 GHz
-
10 -
dB
s22
output reflection coefficient
fIF_OUT = 950 MHz to 2150 MHz; Z0 = 75 
-
10 -
dB
IP3O
output third-order intercept point
carrier power is 10 dBm (measured at output)
-
15
dBm
-
5. Ordering information
Table 2.
Ordering information
Type number
TFF1018HN/N1
Package
Name
Description
Version
DHVQFN16
plastic dual in-line compatible thermal enhanced very thin quad flat
package; no leads; 16 terminals; body 2.5  3.5  0.85 mm
SOT763-1
6. Block diagram
RF_GND1
n.c.
RF
RF_GND2
RF_GND3
VCC
GND1
n.c.
VREG
LF
XO1
XO2
2
3
14
IF
4
15
IF_GND
13
5
GND2
1
16
internal
supplies
and bias
ON-CHIP
REGULATOR
6
7
9
8
12
11
PFD
CHARGE
PUMP
DIVIDER
10
aaa-000007
HB
Fig 1.
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TFF1018HN/N1 block diagram
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7. Functional diagram
VCC
RF
IF
XO1
PLL
XO2
9.75 GHz/10.6 GHz
HB
Fig 2.
aaa-000008
Functional diagram
8. Pinning information
1
terminal 1
index area
16 VCC
RF_GND3
8.1 Pinning
RF_GND1
2
15 IF_GND
n.c.
3
14 IF
GND1
6
11 XO2
n.c.
7
10 HB
9
12 XO1
VREG
13 GND2
5
8
4
LF
RF
RF_GND2
aaa-000009
Transparent top view
Fig 3.
Pin configuration
8.2 Pin description
Table 3.
Pin description
Symbol
Pin Description
GND
0
ground (exposed die pad)
RF_GND3 1
RF ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing.
RF_GND1 2
RF ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing and the RF input CPW line.
n.c.
3
not connected. Connect to RF on PCB. [1]
RF
4
RF input.
RF_GND2 5
RF ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing and the RF input CPW line.
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Table 3.
Pin description …continued
Symbol
Pin Description
GND1
6
Ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing and the RF input CPW line.
n.c.
7
not connected. Use this pin to route the ground layer on top of the PCB to the exposed die pad.
LF
8
Loop filter PLL. Connect loop filter between this pin and VREG (pin 9).
VREG
9
Regulated output voltage for VCO loop filter. Connect loop filter to this pin. Decouple against die pad via
pin 7.
HB
10
High band / low band selection. Connect this pin to the tone detector or to a logic signal.
XO2
11
Crystal connection 2. Connect crystal between this pin and XO1 (pin 12).
XO1
12
Crystal connection 1. Connect crystal between this pin and XO2 (pin 11).
GND2
13
Ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing.
IF
14
IF output
IF_GND
15
IF output ground. Connect this pin to the exposed die pad landing and the output transmission line ground.
VCC
16
Supply voltage
[1]
The distance between the outer edges of pin 2 and pin 3 is 740 m. This gives an optimum transition from a 1.1 mm wide, Z0 = 50  line
on RO4223 Printed-Circuit Board (PCB) material of 0.5 mm height to the TFF1018HN/N1.
9. Limiting values
Table 4.
Limiting values
In accordance with the Absolute Maximum Rating System (IEC 60134).
Symbol
Parameter
VCC
VI(HB)
Tstg
Conditions
Min
Max
Unit
supply voltage
0.5
+6
V
input voltage on pin HB
0.5
+6
V
storage temperature
40
+125
C
10. Recommended operating conditions
Table 5.
Operating conditions
Symbol
Parameter
Conditions
VCC
supply voltage
VI(HB)
input voltage on pin HB
0
Tamb
ambient temperature
40
Z0
characteristic impedance
-
fi(RF)
RF input frequency
low band
10.7
high band
11.7
-
12.75
GHz
fLO
LO frequency
low band
-
9.75
-
GHz
-
10.6
-
GHz
low band
0.95
-
1.95
GHz
high band
high band
[1]
Min
Typ
Max
Unit
4.5
5
5.5
V
-
5.5
V
+25
+85
C
50
-

-
11.7
GHz
fo(IF)
IF output frequency
1.1
-
2.15
GHz
CL(xtal)
crystal load capacitance
-
10
-
pF
ESR
equivalent series resistance
-
-
40

fxtal
crystal frequency
-
25
-
MHz
[1]
For a 10.75 GHz LO frequency, select high band and use a crystal with frequency 10.75 GHz / 424 = 25.353774 MHz.
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11. Thermal characteristics
Table 6.
Thermal characteristics
Symbol
Parameter
Conditions
Rth(j-c)
thermal resistance from junction to case
Typ
Unit
35
K/W
12. Characteristics
Table 7.
Characteristics
VCC = 5 V; Tamb = 25 C; fLO = 9.75 GHz or 10.6 GHz; fxtal = 25 MHz; Z0 = 50  unless otherwise specified.
Symbol
Parameter
Conditions
Min Typ Max Unit
ICC
supply current
RF input and IF output AC coupled
-
52
-
mA
n(itg)RMS
RMS integrated phase noise density
integration offset frequency =
10 kHz to 13 MHz;
loop bandwidth = crossover bandwidth
-
1.5
-
deg
NFSSB
single sideband noise figure
measured at low band fIF = 1450 MHz
and high band fIF = 1625 MHz
-
7
-
dB
Gconv
conversion gain
measured at low band fIF = 1450 MHz
and high band fIF = 1625 MHz
-
45
-
dB
Gconv
conversion gain variation
over whole IF band
-
0.7
-
dB
in every 36 MHz band
-
0.3
-
dB
s11
input reflection coefficient
fRF = 10.7 GHz to 12.7 GHz
-
10 -
dB
s22
output reflection coefficient
fIF_OUT = 950 MHz to 2150 MHz;
Z0 = 75 
-
10 -
dB
IP3O
output third-order intercept point
carrier power is 10 dBm (measured at
the output)
-
15
-
dBm
PL(1dB)
output power at 1 dB gain
compression
-
6
-
dBm
VIL(HB)
low level input voltage on pin HB
-
-
0.8
V
VIH(HB)
high level input voltage on pin HB
2.0
-
-
V
Rpd(HB)
pull down resistance on pin HB
80
110 140
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13. Application information
5V
pHemt bias
V/T detector
DV
DH
GV
D2
G2
GH
LB
DH
RF_GND1
n.c.
RF
H
RF_GND2
V
GND1
G2
D2
1 μF
n.c.
VCC
1
16
2
15
3
14
4
13
5
12
6
11
7
10
IF_GND
IF
IF
100 pF
GND2
XO1
XO2
25 MHz
crystal
HB
9
LF
VREG
8
GV
9 V ~ 21 V
HB
RF_GND3
GH
5 V LINEAR
REGULATOR
DV
220 pF
100 nF
330 Ω
1 μF
aaa-000010
Fig 4.
Application diagram of TFF1018HN/N1
Table 8.
List of netnames
See Figure 4.
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Netname
Description
GH
Gate voltage of 1st stage LNA. Horizontal polarization
DH
Drain voltage of 1st stage LNA. Horizontal polarization
GV
Gate voltage of 1st stage LNA. Vertical polarization
DV
Drain voltage of 1st stage LNA. Vertical polarization
G2
Gate voltage of 2nd stage LNA
D2
Drain voltage of 2nd stage LNA
HB
High band oscillator supply control
LB
Low band oscillator supply control
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SUPPLY AND
BAND/POLARIZATION SWITCHING
horizontal
polarization
5V
REGULATOR
VCC
HB
1st STAGE LNA
image
reject filter
vertical
polarization
RF gain
mixer
lF gain
2nd STAGE LNA
1st STAGE LNA
PLL
9.75 GHz/10.6 GHz
aaa-000011
Fig 5.
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LNB system block diagram with TFF1018HN/N1
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14. Package outline
DHVQFN16: plastic dual in-line compatible thermal enhanced very thin quad flat package; no leads;
SOT763-1
16 terminals; body 2.5 x 3.5 x 0.85 mm
A
B
D
A
A1
E
c
detail X
terminal 1
index area
terminal 1
index area
C
e1
e
2
7
y
y1 C
v M C A B
w M C
b
L
1
8
Eh
e
16
9
15
10
Dh
X
0
2.5
5 mm
scale
DIMENSIONS (mm are the original dimensions)
UNIT
A(1)
max.
A1
b
c
D (1)
Dh
E (1)
Eh
e
e1
L
v
w
y
y1
mm
1
0.05
0.00
0.30
0.18
0.2
3.6
3.4
2.15
1.85
2.6
2.4
1.15
0.85
0.5
2.5
0.5
0.3
0.1
0.05
0.05
0.1
Note
1. Plastic or metal protrusions of 0.075 mm maximum per side are not included.
Fig 6.
REFERENCES
OUTLINE
VERSION
IEC
JEDEC
JEITA
SOT763-1
---
MO-241
---
EUROPEAN
PROJECTION
ISSUE DATE
02-10-17
03-01-27
Package outline SOT763-1
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15. Abbreviations
Table 9.
Abbreviations
Acronym
Description
CPW
CoPlanar Waveguide
DVB-S
Digital Video Broadcasting by Satellite
DVB-S2
Digital Video Broadcasting - Satellite - Second generation
ESD
ElectroStatic Discharge
IF
Intermediate Frequency
Ku band
K-under band
LO
Local Oscillator
PFD
Phase Frequency Detector
pHemt
pseudomorphic High electron mobility transistor
PLL
Phase-Locked Loop
RF
Radio Frequency
VCO
Voltage-Controlled Oscillator
V/T
Voltage / Tone
16. Revision history
Table 10.
Revision history
Document ID
Release date
Data sheet status
Change notice
Supersedes
TFF1018HN v.2
20111207
Product data sheet
-
TFF1018HN_N1 v.1
Modifications:
TFF1018HN_N1 v.1
TFF1018HN
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•
The status of this data sheet has been changed to Product data sheet
20110912
Objective data sheet
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19. Contents
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
8.1
8.2
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
17.1
17.2
17.3
17.4
18
19
General description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Features and benefits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Quick reference data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Ordering information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Block diagram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Functional diagram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Pinning information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Pinning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Pin description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Limiting values. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Recommended operating conditions. . . . . . . . 4
Thermal characteristics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Characteristics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Application information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Package outline . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Revision history . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Legal information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Data sheet status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Definitions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Disclaimers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Trademarks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Contact information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
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