Chapter 5

Simulation and measurement results of the polar transmitter*

Abstract

This chapter summarized the results for EDGE digital polar transmitter. Lab measurements are used to show the effectiveness of using RFDAC-based methodology. Predistortion is shown to correctly reduce the INL of the RFDAC. Out-of-band spectrum is shown to be compliant with ETSI specifications using the techniques proposed in the previous chapters.

Keywords

EVM; Adjacent channel spectrum; Out-of-band noise; Power consumption; 65 nm CMOS

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