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Front-end module for ISM and metering applications
It has been announced that Skyworks is pleased to introduce the SKY66119-11, a high performance transmit/receive front-end module (FEM) that provides range extension for Internet of Things (IoT) applications including smart metering and Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) systems.
New high power front-end-module for IoT applications
A high power, fully integrated Front-End module (FEM) for 802.11ac Internet of Things (IoT) applications has been introduced with the SKY85309-11 from Skyworks.
Duo deliver 802.11ax Max WiFi reference platforms
Skyworks has announced that its new portfolio of 802.11ax wireless connectivity solutions are being leveraged by Broadcom in its recently launched Max WiFi reference platforms. Skyworks’ innovative modules integrate high power transmit and low-noise receive amplification with precision switch capability in an ultra-compact form factor that when paired with a modem, incorporate all the essential functionality between the system-on-chip (SoC)...
WiFi solutions designed for mobile and IoT ecosystems
A family of highly integrated wireless networking solutions designed for mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystems has been introduced by innovator of high performance analogue semiconductors connecting people, places and things, Skyworks Solutions.
Voltage-controlled variable attenuator offers ultra-low distortion
A voltage-controlled variable attenuator (VVA) has been added to Skyworks' series of broadband, flat attenuation, high third order input intercept point (IIP3) products. The SKY12239-11 has been designed to operate over the 10MHz to 1.5GHz frequency band, and is specifically optimised for use as a wide dynamic range, ultra-low distortion attenuator.
High-power Bluetooth power amplifier for mobile applications
A new product category of high-power Bluetooth power amplifier solutions for mobile applications has been introduced by Skyworks, targeting WiFi enabled smartphones, tablets and other portable devices. The SKY85018-11 is a highly integrated device that is particularly suited for improving Bluetooth connectivity ranges, which are required for music streaming.
Device launched for IoT applications within the connected home
Skyworks has announced the launch of the SKY66113-11, the newest 2.4GHz fully integrated RF Front-End Module (FEM) supporting Bluetooth Low Energy/Bluetooth Smart, 802.15.4, Thread and ZigBee applications.
MMIC front-end LNA suits wearables & asset trackers
Skyworks is pleased to introduce the SKY65623-682LF, a Microwave Monolithic Integrated Circuit (MMIC) front-end low noise amplifier (LNA) designed for applications such as wearables, asset trackers, navigation devices, action cameras and more. This discrete LNA is optimised to operate from 1559 to 1606MHz, has a very low current (1mA at 1.8V supply) and single power supply (1.5 to 3.6V range) for design flexibility and simplicity.
Wireless HL series used for IoT applications
Skyworks Solutions has announced that Sierra Wireless is leveraging a broad suite of Skyworks' 3G/4G connectivity solutions to power their AirPrime HL Series wireless modules targeting Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and device-to-cloud applications. In total, Sierra Wireless is utilising 17 Skyworks devices spanning high performance multimode, multiband power amplifiers; transmit/receive front-end modules, RF switches and DC/DC converters.
RF front-end module suitable for connected home applications
A high performance, highly integrated RF Front-End Module (FEM) has been introduced by Skyworks. The SKY66105-11 is designed for high power Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) and connected home applications operating within the 902-931MHz frequency band.
SPDT switch suits automotive applications
Skyworks 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.
RF module designed to support ZigBee
Skyworks has launched the SKY66112-11, its new 2.4GHz fully-integrated RF front-end module (FEM) designed to support ZigBee, Thread and next-generation Bluetooth 5 wireless protocols.
Front-end module extends battery life for GPS applications
A low-noise amplifier, front-end module with integrated pre- and post-filters for GPS receiver applications has been introduced by Skyworks. The SKY65903-11, a 1559-1606MHz high performance module, can be used for global positioning and navigation satellite systems in end products such as fitness/activity trackers, watches, pet trackers, smartphones and tablets.
MIPI-controlled devices improve antenna efficiency
Two Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI)-controlled devices have been added to Skyworks' antenna tuner porfolio. They support ultra-low Ron (SKY19247-686LF) and ultra-high Vpeak (SKY19237-001).
High performance RF cellular switches
Skyworks is pleased to introduce a family of GPIO-controlled, high performance RF cellular switches for LTE and GSM applications. The SKY13581-676LF (SP2T), SKY13582-676LF (SP3T) and SKY13626-685LF (SP4T) are for LTE, while the SKY13597-684LF (SP4T) is for GSM. This new family of switches is ideal for smartphones, data cards and MiFi hotspot applications.
RF switches feature WiFi and Bluetooth
Two new WiFi switches which are ideal for WLAN networks, repeaters, ISM band radios, Bluetooth systems, smartphones and connectivity modules have been introduced by Skyworks.
RF switches boast high isolation and low insertion loss
Two RF switches ideal for IoT applications, including the connected home, have been introduced by Skyworks. In addition to the connected home, the SKY13587-378LF, which is a pHEMT GaAs SPDT switch, can be used for transmit and receive switching in industrial, lighting and smart energy applications, as well as 802.11a/b/g/n WLAN networks that operate at 2.4 and 5.8 GHz.
Advanced aperture tuners optimise antenna efficiency & performance
Skyworks Solutions has expanded its best-in-class antenna tuning product portfolio with the addition of several new high performance solutions. Skyworks’ latest antenna tuning offerings address the design challenges mobile device manufacturers face as smartphones become thinner, leverage revolutionary case materials and integrate more cellular bands.
75Ω switches suit CATV applications
Skyworks is pleased to introduce two SPDT 75Ω switches that are suitable for set-top box and DVR applications. The SKY13547-490LF and SKY13548-385LF feature ultra-high linearity and meet the rigorous requirements of DOCSIS 3.0/3.1 applications. They also boast very low insertion loss and high power handling capability.
Dual-band matched SP4T WiFi switch introduced
Skyworks is pleased to introduce a dual-band single-pole four-throw (SP4T) WiFi switch with integrated GPIO interface and 50Ω match on all RF output ports. The SKY13575-639LF is suitable for dual-band switching in WiFi access points, WLAN 802.11ac and 3G/4G LTE systems and is also suitable for access points, Customer-Premises Equipment (CPE), LTE systems, dual-band WLAN and test and measurement equipment.