Skyworks' Next Generation AEC-Q100 Qualified SPDT Switch for Automotive Applications

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November 16, 2016

Skyworks' Next Generation AEC-Q100 Qualified SPDT Switch for Automotive Applications - RF CafeSkyworks has unveiled the SKYA21003, a new CMOS silicon-on insulator (SOI) single pole, double throw (SPDT) switch that is targeted for automotive LTE cellular and general purpose RF applications. This next-generation product is AEC-Q100 Grade 2 Qualified with guaranteed RF performance across extended temperature limits, making it an excellent design choice for LTE cellular telematics modems, remote keyless entry devices, infotainment systems, automated toll transponders, garage door openers, GPS/navigation platforms, and other wireless control solutions.

The advanced Silicon on Insulator (SOI) process technology ensures excellent RF performance without compromising ESD. This solution features a wide frequency range (0.1 to 6 GHz), is capable of supporting popular ISM Bands, 5 GHz Wi-Fi, as well as future cellular bands, and has excellent power handling capability (P1 dB = 38 dBm), meeting the need for higher power carrier LTE aggregation telematics designs. The SKYA21003 has high-linearity performance and low insertion loss with an operating temperature range from -40 to +105 °C, allowing for operation in challenging automotive operating environments. It is available in a compact quad flat no-lead (QFN) 2 x 2 x 0.55 mm package.

For more information, please visit: Skyworks Automotive Solutions.

SKY13592-689LF Features

  • AEC-Q100 Grade 2 Qualified
  • Operating temperature range: –40 to +105 °C
  • Designed and manufactured in ISO/TS16949 certified facility
  • Lead (Pb)-free and RoHS-compliant MSL-1 @ 260 °C per JEDEC J-STD-020

About Skyworks

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications within the automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet and wearable markets. Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations, sales and support facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North America and is a member of the S&P 500® and Nasdaq-100® market indices (NASDAQ: SWKS). For more information, please visit Skyworks' website at:


Tami Stegmaier
Sr. Mgr. Corporate Communications
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS)
5221 California Ave
Irvine, CA 92617
Phone: 949-231-4207



PPosted December 23, 2016