Product Brief


  • RF Photonic Links
  • Photonic RF Generation
  • Sensing
  • Communications


  • Up To 100mW Input
  • Compact, low-profile package
  • Single-mode fiber
  • 15 GHz bandwidth


Freedom Photonics’ FP1015a high-power photodetector is designed for high power applications with up to 100mW input optical power. It is packaged into a compact, low- profile package with integrated bias circuit and 15 GHz small-signal 3-dB bandwidth. The photodiode has been developed for demanding high optical power applications such as RF photonic links, Sensing applications or Photonic generation of RF signals at up to 20 dBm RF power at 10 GHz.



parameter min/maxparameter unit
Wavelength Range min — max 1480 — 1620 nm
Responsivity min 0.4 A/W
Bandwidth min 20 GHz
Output RF Power (P1-dB) min 20  dBm
Current at P1-dB min 90 mA
Dark Current max 500 nA
Operating Temperature min — max -5 — 75 °C