Skyworks Solutions Press Release - September 30, 2011
Skyworks Launches Surface Mount Limiter Diodes for Receiver Protection in High Power Applications
WOBURN, Mass., Sept. 28,
2011 – Skyworks Solutions, Inc. has introduced two low capacitance silicon PIN limiter diodes in a low thermal
resistance package. These general market diodes provide excellent heat dissipation, power handling and high
isolation for high frequency performance. These devices are shunt connected PIN diodes for high power limiter
applications ranging from 10 MHz to over 6 GHz and are ideal for receiver protection in infrastructure, military
and consumer markets.
About Skyworks Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is an innovator of high reliability analog and mixed
signal semiconductors. Leveraging core technologies, Skyworks offers diverse standard and custom linear products
supporting automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy management, industrial, medical, military and
mobile handset applications. The Company's portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, detectors, diodes,
directional couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, infrastructure RF subsystems, mixers/demodulators, phase
shifters, PLLs/synthesizers/VCOs, power dividers/combiners, receivers, switches and technical ceramics.
Headquartered in Woburn, Mass., Skyworks is worldwide with engineering, manufacturing, sales and service
facilities throughout Asia, Europe and North America. For more information, please visit Skyworks' Web site at: