Industrial Electronics

Front-end module for simultaneous Wi-Fi 6 connectivity and LAA support

28 April 2020

Skyworks has introduced the SKY5-5242-11 a dual 2.4 GHz, 802.11 ax high-linearity, high-efficiency front-Source: SkyworksSource: Skyworksend module (FEM) designed for Wi-Fi 6 enabled devices including handsets, tablets and mobile devices supporting WLAN and Bluetooth protocols.

This highly integrated FEM includes two transmit and receive chains, an extremely low error vector magnitude floor power amplifier, low noise amplifier with bypass and an SP3T antenna switch. The three transmit modes for high linearity, high efficiency and low gain provide optimal performance. The SKY55242-11 builds on Skyworks’ portfolio of revolutionary products for 5G applications.

The device operates with a nominal supply voltage of 3.85 V and is provided in a compact, 34 pin 4 x 3 mm package.

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