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What are the benefits of using a PIFA antenna in a handheld device over another topology?

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PIFA or IFA antennas have a short circuit point and are therefore not as sensitive to the hand effect. L antennas without a short circuit point jump much further in the centre frequency than PIFA or IFA antennas.
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