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GaN Front End Module

GaN Front End Module The QPF4001 is a multi-function GaN MMIC front end module targeted for 28 GHz phased array 5G base stations and terminals. Fabricated on the company’s 0.15um GaN on SiC process, the device combines a low noise high linearity LNA, a low insertion-loss high-isolation TR switch, and a high-gain high-efficiency multi-stage PA. […]

Qorvo® to Acquire Active-Semi International

Qorvo, Inc., a leading provider of innovative RF solutions that connect the world, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Active-Semi International, Inc. (“Active-Semi”), a private fabless supplier of programmable analog power solutions. Active-Semi will become part of Qorvo’s Infrastructure and Defense Products (IDP) group. Active-Semi’s technologies are positioned to intersect […]

Qorvo® RF Fusion™ Wins Multiple Marquee Smartphone Designs

Qorvo®, a leading provider of innovative RF solutions that connect the world, has announced multiple new smartphone design wins utilizing the newest generation of its RF Fusion RF front end (RFFE) modules. With these latest wins, Qorvo now supports marquee product releases across leading smartphone manufacturers with highly integrated mid-/high-band module solutions. The newest RF […]

S-Band GaN Power Amplifier

QPA1001 is a high-power, S-band amplifier fabricated on the company’s QGaN25 0.25um GaN on SiC production process. Covering 3.1 to 3.5 GHz, the QPA1001 typically provides 48 dBm of saturated output power and 22 dB of large-signal gain while achieving 54% power-added efficiency. The unit can also support a variety of operating conditions to best […]

VFTT – Qorvo

Roger Hall, General Manager, High Performance Solutions Group, Qorvo MPD: The 2019 defense budget is chock full of EW, radar, and other programs with lots of RF and microwave content, so, if your company serves the defense market, what are your thoughts about how this will affect your business in the coming years? RH: Qorvo […]

Wi-Fi Front End Module (iFEM)

The QPF7221 provides a complete integrated solution in a single FEM for Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n/ac/ax systems. Its small form factor and integrated matching minimizes layout area in the application and greatly reduces the number of external components. The FEM allows true 5V supply without any modifications to the supply lines and performance is a balance of […]

Distributed Wi-Fi: How a Pod in Every Room Enables Connected Smart Homes

by Cees Links, General Manager, Wireless Connectivity Business Unit, Qorvo A distributed Wi-Fi indoor infrastructure — the next generation of Wi-Fi mesh — could change our vision of how we consider the smart home and its connections to the Internet of Things (IoT). In this article, we explain distributed Wi-Fi, some of its design challenges and […]

Wi-Fi Front End Module

The QPF4200 is an integrated front end module (FEM) designed for Wi-Fi 802.11ax systems. The compact form factor and integrated matching minimizes layout area in the application. It integrates a 2.4 GHz power amplifier, regulator, SP2T switch, bypassable low noise amplifier, and DC power detector into a single device. QORVO (10)

How Foundries Improve Technology Innovations for the Defense Industry

by Vijay Balakrishna, Senior Director of Research, Infrastructure and Defense, Qorvo U.S. defense superiority is increasingly reliant on rapid innovation in microwave technology for mission-critical applications such as radar, space, electronic warfare (EW) and advanced communications systems.  To meet this challenge, the DoD and its suppliers turn to trusted, U.S.-based foundry services that use a model proven […]

GaAs Low Noise Amplifier

QPA2609 is a packaged, high-performance, low noise amplifier fabricated on the company’s production 90 nm pHEMT (QPHT09) process. Covering 7 to 14 GHz, the unit provides 26 dB small signal gain with a low noise figure of 1.1 dB. It can deliver 20 dBm of power with P1dB of 18 dBm, while supporting an IM3 […]