Austin, Texas – Abracon, LLC (Abracon), The Heartbeat of the IoT®, a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, timing, synchronization, RF, connectivity and power solutions, presents a new application note that provides essential information for designing chip and PCB trace antennas into a PCB design.
The application note provides implementation guidelines and associated challenges for both chip and PCB trace antennas. Roshni Prasad, an associate RF engineer at Abracon, explores the cost versus benefit trade-offs to consider when selecting which antenna type to use for an application.
"Review the key design concerns prior to choosing between PCB trace and chip antennas in order to achieve ideal convergence in cost, size and performance in your design," said Abracon VP of Engineering Syed Raza.
Abracon offers flexible PCB antennas and a wide range of chip antenna solutions. The collection includes dual-band options and the most compact, high-gain chip antennas available on the market. Visit antenna parametric page or Interactive Antenna Catalog to learn more.
Read the application note here.
About Abracon, LLC | The Heartbeat of the IoT™
Abracon is a leading global manufacturer of passive and electromechanical timing, synchronization, power, connectivity and RF solutions. With a broad portfolio of quartz crystals, crystal and MEMS oscillators, real time clocks, power inductors, IoT antennas and more, Abracon supports go-to-market needs by reliably supplying the most advanced components that tackle the toughest design challenges. Focused on quality and innovation, Abracon helps savvy engineers transform their ideas into products that meet the opportunities of tomorrow. The company is ISO9001-2015 certified with design & application engineering resources in Texas and sales offices in the US, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Scotland, Israel, Hungary, UK, and Germany. Abracon’s products are offered through its global distribution network.
For more information about Abracon, visit www.abracon.com.
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