Skyworks Powers Multiple Chipsets Targeting Smartphones,
Tablets and Other Mobile Devices
February 28, 2012 Press Release
-- Solutions Compatible with the First Fully Integrated
Baseband with Application Processor
Spain, Feb. 28, 2012 – Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), an innovator of high reliability
analog and mixed signal semiconductors enabling a broad range of end markets, today announced
that several of its front-end solutions are being leveraged by the industry’s leading baseband
providers for their smartphone platforms currently supporting all of the world's leading mobile
broadband standards. Several of Skyworks’ newest power amplifiers and front-end modules
deliver approximately 50 percent power added efficiency with a 30 percent smaller footprint.
Specifically, Skyworks’ solutions are compatible with the world’s first fully integrated long
term evolution (LTE) modem chipset containing an integrated dual core application processor for
smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices.
“Skyworks is delighted to be partnering
with the industry’s leading baseband providers to deliver innovative solutions that meet the needs
of next generation mobile devices,” said Gregory L. Waters, executive vice president and general
manager of front-end solutions at Skyworks. “Our product portfolio continues to push performance
and integration to new levels that when combined with best-in-class chipset platforms are enabling
platforms that offer consumers unparalleled performance and enhanced user experiences.”
About Skyworks’ Front-End Solutions
Skyworks at 2012 Mobile World Congress
- The SKY77354
is the smallest GPRS/EDGE power amplifier module (PAM) designed to be compatible with fixed
gain linear EDGE platforms. When combined with Skyworks’ latest 3G and 4G PAs, this architecture
offers the highest performance in the smallest possible size for any LTE modem implementation.
- The SKY77558
is a linear fixed gain EDGE FEM designed in a very compact form factor. When combined
with the Skyworks’ newest high efficiency PAs, it offers a cost competitive solution with a
significantly lower current consumption when compared to the prevailing multimode, multiband
- The SKY77733
(Bands XIII/XIV) and
(Bands XII/XVII) PAMs are the first LTE solutions based on Skyworks’ newest high efficiency
- The SKY77761,
PAMs are solutions for Bands I, II, IV, V and VIII that are based on Skyworks’ newest high efficiency
- The SKY77619
is the smallest, most integrated and highest performance, multimode PAM leveraging Skyworks’
newest high efficiency PAs and supporting next generation smartphones and tablets.
Skyworks will be showcasing its
product portfolio in Hall 8, Stand C132 at Mobile World Congress being held February 27 – March
1, 2012 in Barcelona, Spain.
SOURCE: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
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Date Posted 2/29/2012