Internet of Things

Sequans and Skyworks Launch LTE-based IoT Connectivity Engine

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. of Irvine, California, and Sequans Communications S.A. of Paris, France, have introduced a turnkey connectivity engine for next-generation LTE-based IoT devices that can operate globally. The LTE-based IoT device solution builds upon their successful multi-year collaboration to develop the smallest LTE-based IoT device connectivity engine. Specifically, the …

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Skyworks Launches Multi-band WiFi Front-End Platform for Wireless and IoT Applications

Skyworks Solutions introduces SkyOne WiFi

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. of Irvine, California USA, introduced a new line of highly integrated wireless networking options for mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystems. The new SkyOne® WiFi suite brings together Skyworks’ integration expertise and 802.11ac technology to give customers a comprehensive front-end module in a single, compact footprint. …

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Qorvo Introduces FEMs and BAW Filters for 802.11ax Wi-Fi Connectivity

Qorvo® of Greensboro, North Carolina USA has introduced 2.4GHz and 5GHz front-end-modules (FEMs) and bulk acoustic wave (BAW) filters. The company contends that the Wi-Fi FEMs and BAW filters provide the high data throughput and superior thermal efficiency that are required for high-density 802.11ax Wi-Fi connectivity. Qorvo says that the 802.11ax …

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Skyworks Introduces MMIC LNA for IoT-based GNSS Applications

Skyworks of Irvine, California released the a Microwave Monolithic Integrated Circuit (MMIC) front-end low-noise amplifier (LNA) designed for IoT applications requiring Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) radio receivers. The device boasts low current consumption, excellent gain, and a superior noise figure (NF). The device includes embedded output matching components, and …

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Sierra Wireless Uses Skyworks Connectivity Solutions in Wireless Modules for Machine-to-Machine Communication

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. of Irvine, California USA, reported that Sierra Wireless uses a broad range of its components for 3G and 4G connectivity in its AirPrime® HL Series wireless modules. The AirPrime modules target machine-to-machine (M2M) and device-to-cloud applications. Skyworks pointed out that in total, Sierra Wireless uses 17 of …

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ST Microelectronics Introduces 2.6A Driver for Brushed DC Motors

ST Microelectronics of Geneva, Switzerland has released the new STSPIN250 single-chip 2.6A driver for brushed DC motors. The 2.6 A driver adds to the company’s family of miniature, low-voltage, energy-efficient drivers for battery-powered portable and wearable applications. It integrates a fixed off-time PWM current controller and a full power-MOSFET bridge …

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Skyworks Unveils New LTE Front-End Modules for IoT Applications

Skyworks Solutions -- Picture of IoT connected drone using Skyworks LTE Front-End Modules

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. unveiled its next generation LTE Category M-1 and NB-1 front-end solutions aimed at Internet of Things and machine-to-machine applications that require embedded cellular connectivity. Skyworks says its newest multiband modules employ half-duplex RF operation to deliver an integrated, turn-key solution that addresses Release 13 specifications of the …

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