RF Communications

Energous Introduces Near Field WattUp Wireless Charging Solution

Energous Corporation the creator of the WattUp®, an innovative wire-free charging solution that offers over-the-air power-at-a-distance, today announced the release of a new, high-power, Near Field WattUp charging solution. WattUp differs from older wireless charging technologies in that it can deliver contained power, at a distance, to multiple devices. The …

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TowerJazz RF Semiconductor Components Fill Need for Radar and Wireless Connectivity in Automotive Market

TowerJazz of Migdal Haemek, Isreal reported that its analog specialty RF and high-performance analog (HPA) manufacturing processes now address the rising demand for analog semiconductors in the fast-growing automotive market. According to TowerJazz, its RF and HPA related semiconductor components can be utilized in advanced driver assistance and autonomous driving …

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Fujitsu Lab Created GaN Power Amplifier Achieves Highest Output Density in W-band

Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. reported the development of a gallium-nitride (GaN) high-electron mobility transistor (HEMT) power amplifier for W-band (75-110 GHz) transmissions. Fujitsu claims that this GaN HEMT PA achieved the world’s highest output density in the W-band of 4.5 watts per millimeter of gate width. The company also …

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Skyworks Debuts High-Power Bluetooth PA

Skyworks Solutions says it has introduced a new category of high-power Bluetooth® power amplifier (PA) solutions for Mobile Applications. The new category starts with the PA, SKY85018-11. Skyworks says that the product targets Wi-Fi enabled smartphones, tablets and other portable devices. The SKY85018-11 is a highly integrated device that Skyworks says is particularly suited …

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Skyworks Adds PAs Aimed at LAA and LTE-U Spectrum for Small Cell Base Stations

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. added new, high-efficiency power amplifiers targeting the License Assisted Access (LAA) and LTE unlicensed (LTE-U) spectrum for LTE-Advanced base stations. With the addition, the company expanded its portfolio of small cell solutions. To meet emerging requirements for the transition from 4G to 5G, wireless carriers and telecommunication manufacturers are …

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