Active Amplifiers & RF Switches

ATX offers MAXNET II hot-swappable amplifiers in a variety of technologies (GaAs and GaN) for forward and return applications, as well as an RF detector A/B switch.


  • Fully integrated, ultra-dense, modular, MCX connector-based RF/optical signal management platform
  • DOCSIS® 3.1 and CCAP™ compliant
  • Removable front face for pad and EQ adjustment on most ports
  • High performance specification up to 1218 MHz
  • Modules occupy 2 slots in MAXNET II chassis (total of 24 slots)
  • Hot-swappable amplifiers come in a variety of technologies (GaAs and GaN) in forward path (1.218 GHz) and return path (5-204 MHz)
  • New all-digital amplifier series with local/remote digital attenuator adjustment and up to 40 dB gain for all-QAM systems with GaN technology
  • RF detector A/B switch and 2-way splitter in 1 module
  • Switch is ideal for automated RF signal back-up or redundant RF amplifier applications
  • Front access input and output RF test points (MCX)
  • Front access to pad and EQ locations
  • Optional F connectors on rear
  • Front LEDs indicate power and alarm status (and switch position on A/B switch)
  • Newest 3RU active chassis holds standard MAXNET II power supplies and up to 20 ultra-dense active modules
  • Remote monitoring and control via HMS compliant SNMP v2c and/or web browser
  • An active chassis is required for these modules