Barcelona, Spain – March 4, 2015 – Qorvo, Inc. (Nasdaq: QRVO), a leading provider of RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and aerospace/defense applications, today announced it has commenced volume production of Qorvo™'s RF Fusion™ complete RF front end (RFFE) solution in support of a flagship 4G smartphone from a top-five smartphone manufacturer. The flagship smartphone is expected to launch in the first half of calendar 2015.
Eric Creviston, president of Qorvo's Mobile Products group, said, "We are very pleased to commence these first high volume shipments of Qorvo's RF Fusion front end solutions in support of a flagship 4G smartphone from a leading global OEM. Qorvo is enjoying strong interest in RF Fusion, and we are introducing new RF Fusion solutions that leverage our unique combination of competitive strengths to help smartphone manufacturers more quickly launch next-generation flagship devices."
Qorvo's first-generation RF Fusion solution, the RF7501C, integrates all major transmit and receive RF functionality for low-band and mid-band coverage of global cellular networks while delivering best-in-class performance and the industry's smallest form factor. The RF7501C includes multi-band multi-mode PAs, switches, filters and duplexers, and full support for carrier aggregation, advanced power tracking (APT) and envelope tracking (ET). With a compact 7.0 x 7.5 x 1 mm size, the RF7501C is the industry's smallest integrated RF front end solution, delivering a 35% reduction in board area compared to discrete solutions.
#Qorvo is presenting the Company's expanding portfolio of high performance RF solutions for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile data devices at the 2015 GSMA Mobile World Congress #MWC2015, March 2-5, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. See more at: http://www.qorvo.com/mobile.
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Qorvo (Nasdaq:QRVO) is a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and aerospace/defense applications. Qorvo was formed following the merger of RFMD and TriQuint, and has more than 6,000 global employees dedicated to delivering solutions for everything that connects the world. Qorvo has the industry's broadest portfolio of products and core technologies; world-class ISO9001-, ISO 14001- and ISO/TS 16949-certified manufacturing facilities; and is a DoD-accredited 'Trusted Source' (Category 1A) for GaAs, GaN and BAW products and services. For the industry's leading core RF solutions, visit www.qorvo.com.
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