New Antenna Tuners For Smartphones & MiFi Hotspots

Skyworks has broadened its antenna tuner portfolio with two new tuners that are ideal for smartphones, data cards and MiFi® hotspots. These tuners improve antenna efficiency, as well as Total Radiated Power (TRP) and Total Isotropic Sensitivity (TIS) performance. They are Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI®)-controlled devices that support ultra-low Ron (SKY19247-686LF) and ultra-high Vpeak (SKY19237-001).

The Tuners deliver high linearity for carrier aggregation applications and low insertion loss. They eliminate concern over GPIO count and efficiently meet the demands of programmable, complex RF front-end devices. The tuners boast excellent harmonic performance, enabling robust designs that can pass regulatory certification. The devices are available in a compact 10-pin, 1.5 x 1.1 x 0.5 mm QFN package (SKY19247-686LF) and 11-bump, 1.685 × 1.775 × 0.5 mm WLCSP package (SKY19237-001).

Using in-house antenna expertise, Skyworks supports customer implementation with modeling simulation data, design and layout optimization, as well as onsite support.