SNAA362 November   2022 LMK6C , LMK6D , LMK6H , LMK6P


  1.   Abstract
  2.   Trademarks
  3. 1Introduction
  4. 2BAW Technology Overview
  5. 3BAW Oscillator Integration
  6. 4Crystal Oscillators
  7. 5Summary Comparison Between LMK6C/D/P/H BAW Oscillator and Quartz Oscillator
    1. 5.1 Flexibility
    2. 5.2 Temperature Stability
    3. 5.3 Phase Noise Performance
    4. 5.4 Power Supply Noise Immunity
    5. 5.5 Mechanical Robustness
  8. 6Conclusion


This application report details TI's BAW technology, the integration of a BAW resonator with oscillator circuitry to make a standalone oscillator, and the advantages of using a BAW oscillator over a quartz oscillator. The key advantages of the BAW oscillator over a quartz oscillator include: increased flexibility, improved temperature stability, improved jitter performance, increased power supply noise immunity, significantly better vibration stability, and significantly better shock performance.