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1. Product profile
1.1 General description
A 1400 W extremely rugged LDMOS power transistor for broadcast and industrial
applications in the HF to 600 MHz band.
1.2 Features and benefits
Easy power control
Integrated ESD protection
Excellent ruggedness
High efficiency
Excellent thermal stability
Designed for broadband operation (HF to 600 MHz)
Compliant to Directive 2002/95/EC, regarding Restriction of Hazardous Substances
(RoHS)
1.3 Applications
Industrial, scientific and medical applications
Broadcast transmitter applications
BLF188XR; BLF188XRS
Power LDMOS transistor
Rev. 6 — 1 September 2015 Product data sheet
Table 1. Application information
Test signal f VDS PLGpD
(MHz) (V) (W) (dB) (%)
CW 2 to 30 50 1270 29.0 75
27 50 1400 23.7 73
41 50 1200 22.0 82
60 48 1240 22.0 77
72.5 50 1350 23.1 83
81.4 50 1200 27.1 77.8
88 to 108 50 1320 22.5 85
108 50 1200 26.5 83
200 50 1288 19.3 68.3
pulsed RF 81.4 50 1200 25.8 85
81.4 50 1400 25.4 81
108 50 1400 24.0 73
DVB-T 174 to 230 50 225 23.8 29
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2. Pinning information
[1] Connected to flange.
3. Ordering information
4. Limiting values
[1] Continuous use at maximum temperature will affect the reliability, for details refer to the on-line MTF
calculator
Table 2. Pinning
Pin Description Simplified outline Graphic symbol
BLF188XR (SOT539A)
1drain1
2drain2
3gate1
4gate2
5source [1]
BLF188XRS (SOT539B)
1drain1
2drain2
3gate1
4gate2
5source [1]
5
12
43
4
3
5
1
2
sym117
5
12
43
4
3
5
1
2
sym117
Table 3. Ordering information
Type number Package
Name Description Version
BLF188XR - flanged balanced ceramic package; 2 mounting holes; 4 leads SOT539A
BLF188XRS - earless flanged balanced ceramic package; 4 leads SOT539B
Table 4. Limiting values
In accordance with the Absolute Maximum Rating System (IEC 60134).
Symbol Parameter Conditions Min Max Unit
VDS drain-source voltage - 135 V
VGS gate-source voltage 6+11V
Tstg storage temperature 65 +150 C
Tjjunction temperature [1] - 225 C
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5. Thermal characteristics
[1] Tj is the junction temperature.
[2] Rth(j-c) is measured under RF conditions.
[3] See Figure 1.
6. Characteristics
Table 5. Thermal characteristics
Symbol Parameter Conditions Typ Unit
Rth(j-c) thermal resistance from junction to case Tj = 150 C[1][2] 0.10 K/W
Zth(j-c) transient thermal impedance from junction
to case
Tj=150C; tp=100s;
=20%
[3] 0.03 K/W
(1) = 1 %
(2) = 2 %
(3) = 5 %
(4) = 10 %
(5) = 20 %
(6) = 50 %
(7) = 100 % (DC)
Fig 1. Transient thermal impedance from junction to case as a function of pulse
duration
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0
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
tp (s)
Zth(j-c)th(j-c)
Zth(j-c)
(K/W)(K/W)(K/W)
(7)(7)(7)
(6)(6)(6)
(5)(5)(5)
(4)(4)(4)
(3)(3)(3)
(2)(2)(2)
(1)(1)(1)
Table 6. DC characteristics
Tj = 25
C; per section unless otherwise specified.
Symbol Parameter Conditions Min Typ Max Unit
V(BR)DSS drain-source breakdown
voltage
VGS =0V; I
D=5.5mA 135 - - V
VGS(th) gate-source threshold voltage VDS =10 V; I
D= 550 mA 1.25 1.9 2.25 V
VGSq gate-source quiescent voltage VDS =50 V; I
D=20mA 0.68 1.5 1.88 V
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IDSS drain leakage current VGS =0V; V
DS =50V - - 2.8 A
IDSX drain cut-off current VGS =V
GS(th) +3.75 V;
VDS =10V
-77-A
IGSS gate leakage current VGS = 11 V; VDS = 0 V - - 280 nA
RDS(on) drain-source on-state
resistance
VGS =V
GS(th) + 3.75 V;
ID=19.25A
-0.08-
Table 7. AC characteristics
Tj = 25
C; per section unless otherwise specified.
Symbol Parameter Conditions Min Typ Max Unit
Crs feedback capacitance VGS =0V; V
DS =50V; f=1MHz - 6.2 - pF
Ciss input capacitance VGS =0V; V
DS = 50 V; f = 1 MHz - 582 - pF
Coss output capacitance VGS =0V; V
DS = 50 V; f = 1 MHz - 212 - pF
Table 8. RF characteristics
Test signal: pulsed RF; tp = 100
s;
= 10 %; f = 108 MHz; RF performance at VDS =50V;
IDq =40mA; T
case = 25
C; unless otherwise specified; in a class-AB production test circuit.
Symbol Parameter Conditions Min Typ Max Unit
Gppower gain PL = 1400 W 23.2 24.4 - dB
RLin input return loss PL = 1400 W - 21 14 dB
Ddrain efficiency PL = 1400 W 69 73 - %
VGS = 0 V; f = 1 MHz.
Fig 2. Output capacitance as a function of drain-source voltage; typical values per
section
Table 6. DC characteristics …continued
Tj = 25
C; per section unless otherwise specified.
Symbol Parameter Conditions Min Typ Max Unit
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0
200
400
600
800
1000
1200
VDS (V)
Cossoss
Coss
(pF)(pF)(pF)
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7. Test information
7.1 Ruggedness in class-AB operation
The BLF188XR and BLF188XRS are capable of withstanding a load mismatch
corresponding to VSWR > 65 : 1 through all phases under the following conditions:
VDS = 50 V; IDq = 40 mA; PL= 1400 W pulsed; f = 108 MHz.
7.2 Impedance information
7.3 UIS avalanche energy
For information see application note “AN10273”.
Fig 3. Definition of transistor impedance
Table 9. Typical push-pull impedance
Simulated Zi and ZL device impedance; impedance info at VDS = 50 V and PL=1400W.
f ZiZL
(MHz) () ()
108 2.94 j9.64 2.74 + j0.57
001aan207
gate 1
gate 2
drain 2
drain 1
Z
i
Z
L
Table 10. Typical avalanche data per section
Tamb = 25
C; typical test data; test jig without water cooling.
IAS EAS
(A) (J)
35 4.5
40 3.4
45 2.4
50 2.0
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7.4 Test circuit
Fig 4. Non-repetitive avalanche energy as a function of single pulse avalanche current,
typical values
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1
2
3
4
5
6
IAS (A)
EASAS
EAS
(J)(J)(J)
Printed-Circuit Board (PCB): RF 35; r = 3.5; thickness = 0.765 mm; thickness copper plating = 35 m, gold plated.
See Table 11 for a list of components.
Fig 5. Component layout for class-AB production test circuit
L5 C14
C12
R1
R2
C8
C9
C6
C7
C13
C16
C19
C15
C18
C17
L6
C20 C21
C10
L7 C23
T2
C22
C24
C11
L8
T1
22.7 mm
25.33 mm
L4L2C2
L3
C5C3
L1
C1
C4
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[1] American Technical Ceramics type 800B or capacitor of same quality.
[2] American Technical Ceramics type 100B or capacitor of same quality.
Table 11. List of components
For test circuit see Figure 5.
Component Description Value Remarks
C1, C2, C6,
C7, C16, C17,
C23, C24
multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 1000 pF [1]
C3 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 47 pF [2]
C4 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 39 pF [1]
C5 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 200 pF [1]
C8, C9, C14,
C15
multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 4.7 F, 100 V TDK
C5750X7R2A475KT
C10, C11 electrolytic capacitor 2200 F, 63 V
C12, C13 electrolytic capacitor 470 F, 63 V
C18, C19 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 120 pF [1]
C20 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 82 pF [1]
C21 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 120 pF [1]
C22 multilayer ceramic chip capacitor 56 pF [1]
L1, L2, L3, L4 1.5 turn 0.8 mm copper wire D = 3.2 mm,
length = 1.6 mm
L5, L6 5.0 turn 0.8 mm copper wire D = 3.0 mm,
length=4mm
L7, L8 2.5 turn 0.8 mm copper wire D = 3.0 mm,
length = 2.4 mm
R1, R2 resistor 9.1 SMD 1206
T1 semi rigid coax 25 ,
length = 160 mm
Micro-Coax UT-090C-25
T2 semi rigid coax 25 ,
length = 160 mm
Micro-Coax UT-141C-25
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7.5 Graphical data
The following figures are measured in a class-AB production test circuit.
7.5.1 1-Tone CW pulsed
VDS = 50 V; IDq = 40 mA; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s;
=20%.
VDS = 50 V; IDq = 40 mA; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s;
=20%.
(1) PL(1dB) = 61.58 dBm (1440 W)
(2) PL(3dB) = 61.98 dBm (1580 W)
Fig 6. Power gain and drain efficiency as function of
output power; typical values
Fig 7. Output power as a function of input power;
typical values
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0 320 640 960 1280 1600
18 0
20 16
22 32
24 48
26 64
28 80
PL (W)
Gp
Gp
(dB)(dB)(dB)
ηD
ηD
(%)(%)(%)
Gp
Gp
ηD
ηD
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P
i
(dBm)
28 42343230 36 4038
66
PL
(dBm)
54
56
58
60
62
64 ldeal PL
PL
(1)
(2)
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VDS = 50 V; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s; =20%.
(1) IDq =20mA
(2) IDq =40mA
(3) IDq =80mA
(4) IDq = 160 mA
VDS = 50 V; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s; =20%.
(1) IDq =20mA
(2) IDq =40mA
(3) IDq =80mA
(4) IDq = 160 mA
Fig 8. Power gain as a function of output power;
typical values
Fig 9. Drain efficiency as a function of output power;
typical values
IDq = 40 mA; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s; =20%.
(1) VDS =25V
(2) VDS =30V
(3) VDS =35V
(4) VDS =40V
(5) VDS =45V
(6) VDS =50V
IDq = 40 mA; f = 108 MHz; tp= 100 s; =20%.
(1) VDS =25V
(2) VDS =30V
(3) VDS =35V
(4) VDS =40V
(5) VDS =45V
(6) VDS =50V
Fig 10. Power gain as a function of output power;
typical values
Fig 11. Drain efficiency as a function of output power;
typical values
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18
20
22
24
26
28
PL (W)
Gp
Gp
(dB)(dB)(dB)
(4)(4)(4)
(3)(3)(3)
(2)(2)(2)
(1)(1)(1)
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0
16
32
48
64
80
PL (W)
ηD
ηD
(%)(%)(%)
(4)(4)(4)
(3)(3)(3)
(2)(2)(2)
(1)(1)(1)
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18
20
22
24
26
28
PL (W)
Gp
Gp
(dB)(dB)(dB)
(1)(1)(1)
(2)
(2)(2)
(3)
(3)(3)
(4)
(4)(4) (5)
(5)(5)
(6)
(6)(6)
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0 200 400 600 800 1000 1200 1400 1600
0
20
40
60
80
PL (W)
ηD
ηD
(%)(%)(%) (1)(1)(1) (2)
(2)(2) (3)
(3)(3) (4)
(4)(4) (5)
(5)(5) (6)
(6)(6)
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8. Package outline
Fig 12. Package outline SOT539A
REFERENCES
OUTLINE
VERSION
EUROPEAN
PROJECTION ISSUE DATE
IEC JEDEC EIAJ
SOT539A 12-05-02
10-02-02
0 5 10 mm
scale
p
A
F
b
e
D
U2
L
H
Q
c
5
12
43
D1
E
A
w1AB
M M M
q
U1
H1
C
B
M M
w2C
E1
M
w3
UNIT A
mm
Db
11.81
11.56
0.18
0.10
31.55
30.94 13.72 9.53
9.27
17.12
16.10
10.29
10.03
4.7
4.2
ce U2
0.25
0.25 0.51
w3
35.56
qw
2
w1
F
1.75
1.50
U1
41.28
41.02
H1
25.53
25.27
p
3.30
3.05
Q
2.26
2.01
EE
1
9.50
9.30
inches 0.465
0.455
0.007
0.004
1.242
1.218
D1
31.52
30.96
1.241
1.219 0.540 0.375
0.365
0.674
0.634
0.405
0.395
0.185
0.165
0.010
0.010 0.0201.400
0.069
0.059
1.625
1.615
1.005
0.995
0.130
0.120
0.089
0.079
0.374
0.366
H
3.48
2.97
0.137
0.117
L
DIMENSIONS (millimetre dimensions are derived from the original inch dimensions)
Flanged balanced ceramic package; 2 mounting holes; 4 leads SOT539A
Note
1. millimeter dimensions are derived from the original inch dimensions.
2. recommended screw pitch dimension of 1.52 inch (38.6 mm) based on M3 screw.
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Fig 13. Package outline SOT539B
References
Outline
version
European
projection Issue date
IEC JEDEC JEITA
SOT539B
sot539b_po
12-05-02
13-05-24
Unit(1)
mm
max
nom
min
4.7
4.2
11.81
11.56
31.55
30.94
31.52
30.96
9.5
9.3
9.53
9.27
1.75
1.50
17.12
16.10
3.48
2.97
10.29
10.03
0.25
A
Dimensions
Earless flanged balanced ceramic package; 4 leads SOT539B
bc
0.18
0.10
DD
1EE
1e
13.72
FHH
1
25.53
25.27
LQ
2.26
2.01
U1
32.39
32.13
U2w2
0.25
inches
max
nom
min
0.185
0.165
0.465
0.455
1.242
1.218
1.241
1.219
0.374
0.366
0.375
0.365
0.069
0.059
0.674
0.634
0.137
0.117
0.405
0.395
0.01
0.007
0.004
0.54
1.005
0.995
0.089
0.079
1.275
1.265
0.01
w3
0 5 10 mm
scale
c
E
Q
E1
e
H
L
b
H1
U1
U2
Dw2
w3
1 2
3 4
D
D
A
F
D1
5
Note
1. millimeter dimensions are derived from the original inch dimensions.
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9. Handling information
10. Abbreviations
11. Revision history
CAUTION
This device is sensitive to ElectroStatic Discharge (ESD). Observe precautions for handling
electrostatic sensitive devices.
Such precautions are described in the ANSI/ESD S20.20, IEC/ST 61340-5, JESD625-A or
equivalent standards.
Table 12. Abbreviations
Acronym Description
CW Continuous Wave
DVB-T Digital Video Broadcast - Terrestrial
ESD ElectroStatic Discharge
HF High Frequency
LDMOS Laterally Diffused Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
MTF Median Time to Failure
SMD Surface Mounted Device
UIS Unclamped Inductive Switching
VSWR Voltage Standing-Wave Ratio
Table 13. Revision history
Document ID Release date Data sheet status Change notice Supersedes
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guidelines of Ampleon.
Legal texts have been adapted to the new company name where appropriate.
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BLF188XR_BLF188XRS v.3 20130801 Objective data sheet - BLF188XR_BLF188XRS v.2
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may be subject to export control regulations. Export might require a prior
authorization from competent authorities.
Document status[1][2] Product status[3] Definition
Objective [short] data sheet Development This document contains data from the objective specification for product development.
Preliminary [short] data sheet Qualification This document contains data from the preliminary specification.
Product [short] data sheet Production This document contains the product specification.
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Product data sheet Rev. 6 — 1 September 2015 14 of 15
BLF188XR; BLF188XRS
Power LDMOS transistor
Non-automotive qualified products — Unless this data sheet expressly
states that this specific Ampleon product is automotive qualified, the product
is not suitable for automotive use. It is neither qualified nor tested in
accordance with automotive testing or application requirements. Ampleon
accepts no liability for inclusion and/or use of non-automotive qualified
products in automotive equipment or applications.
In the event that customer uses the product for design-in and use in
automotive applications to automotive specifications and standards, customer
(a) shall use the product without Ampleon’ warranty of the product for such
automotive applications, use and specifications, and (b) whenever customer
uses the product for automotive applications beyond Ampleon’ specifications
such use shall be solely at customer’s own risk, and (c) customer fully
indemnifies Ampleon for any liability, damages or failed product claims
resulting from customer design and use of the product for automotive
applications beyond Ampleon’ standard warranty and Ampleon’ product
specifications.
Translations — A non-English (translated) version of a document is for
reference only. The English version shall prevail in case of any discrepancy
between the translated and English versions.
12.4 Licenses
12.5 Trademarks
Notice: All referenced brands, product names, service names and trademarks
are the property of their respective owners.
Any reference or use of any ‘NXP’ trademark in this document or in or on the
surface of Ampleon products does not result in any claim, liability or
entitlement vis-à-vis the owner of this trademark. Ampleon is no longer part of
the NXP group of companies and any reference to or use of the ‘NXP’
trademarks will be replaced by reference to or use of Ampleon’s own Any
reference or use of any ‘NXP’ trademark in this document or in or on the
surface of Ampleon products does not result in any claim, liability or
entitlement vis-à-vis the owner of this trademark. Ampleon is no longer part of
the NXP group of companies and any reference to or use of the ‘NXP’
trademarks will be replaced by reference to or use of Ampleon’s own
trademarks.
13. Contact information
For more information, please visit:
http://www.ampleon.com
For sales office addresses, please visit:
http://www.ampleon.com/sales
ICs with DVB-T or DVB-T2 functionality
Use of this product in any manner that complies with the DVB-T or the
DVB-T2 standard may require licenses under applicable patents of the
DVB-T respectively the DVB-T2 patent portfolio, which license is available
from Sisvel S.p.A., Via Sestriere 100, 10060 None (TO), Italy, and under
applicable patents of other parties.
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BLF188XR; BLF188XRS
Power LDMOS transistor
© Ampleon B.V. 2015. All rights reserved.
For more information, please visit: http://www.ampleon.com
For sales office addresses, please visit: http://www.ampleon.com/sales
Date of release: 1 September 2015
Document identifier: BLF188XR_BLF188XRS#6
Please be aware that important notices concerning this document and the product(s)
described herein, have been included in section ‘Legal information’.
14. Contents
1 Product profile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
1.1 General description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
1.2 Features and benefits. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
1.3 Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
2 Pinning information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
3 Ordering information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
4 Limiting values. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
5 Thermal characteristics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
6 Characteristics. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
7 Test information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
7.1 Ruggedness in class-AB operation . . . . . . . . . 5
7.2 Impedance information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
7.3 UIS avalanche energy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
7.4 Test circuit. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
7.5 Graphical data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
7.5.1 1-Tone CW pulsed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
8 Package outline . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
9 Handling information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
10 Abbreviations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
11 Revision history. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
12 Legal information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
12.1 Data sheet status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
12.2 Definitions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
12.3 Disclaimers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
12.4 Licenses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
12.5 Trademarks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
13 Contact information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
14 Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15