- Supports Telematics and Infotainment System Solutions
Leading German Car Manufacturer
SEATTLE, June 5, 2013 – Skyworks Solutions,
Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors enabling a broad
range of end markets, today announced that an increasing number of its products are enabling
telematics and infotainment systems in the automotive market. Telematics is the term used
to describe the integrated use of computers and electronic technology in automobiles for wireless
communication applications such as cell phones, the Internet and GPS receivers.
industry-leading SOI switching technology is already being utilized by global car manufacturers
for seamless low noise and broadband handoffs between audio, Blu-ray/DVD, navigation, cell phone
and vehicle security display inputs. Skyworks has now secured multiple RF and analog design
wins with Novero, a key worldwide automotive supplier. Skyworks’ devices are enabling Novero’s
on-board communication systems being deployed by several car manufacturers including a large,
tier-one German company.
“Skyworks is excited to be capitalizing on the increasing number
of addressable semiconductor opportunities in the telematics and infotainment segments of the
automotive market,” said John O’Neill, vice president of broad markets marketing at Skyworks.
“Our high performance, turn-key solutions are ideal for in-vehicle applications, particularly
as mobile phone integration, navigation and data access become mainstream.”
and monitoring services in automobiles are rapidly growing segments as safety and security concerns
become more prevalent. According to Lucintel, a consulting and market research firm, the
global automotive semiconductor market is expected to reach revenues of approximately $36 billion
by 2018. Growth is being driven by innovations in hybrid vehicles as well as advanced
safety features in infotainment systems as car manufacturers seek to enhance the overall driving
experience by incorporating reliable, interactive controls.
Skyworks offers a broad range of high-performance analog and
mixed signal semiconductors that are key components to the design of wireless automotive systems
and transportation infrastructure. More information about Skyworks automotive portfolio
may be found at
Skyworks Quality Standards for Automotive Customers.
Pricing and Availability
Skyworks’ PAMs, FEMs and switches are currently available for both sampling and production.
For volume pricing, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skyworks at IEEE MTT-S 2013
Skyworks will be exhibiting these products,
and other world class RF solutions, in booth #630 at MTT-S 2013, being held June 4 – 6 in Seattle.
Solutions, Inc. is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors. Leveraging
core technologies, Skyworks supports automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy
management, GPS, industrial, medical, military, wireless networking, smartphone and tablet applications.
The Company’s portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators, detectors, diodes, directional
couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, infrastructure RF subsystems, isolators, lighting and
display solutions, mixers/demodulators, optocouplers, optoisolators, phase shifters, PLLs/synthesizers/VCOs,
power dividers/combiners, power management devices, 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: www.skyworksinc.com