Tuesday, December 19, 2006

Skyworks Introduces Helios II-Plus EDGE Radio

Skyworks Solutions, a of high performance analog and developer of mixed signal semiconductors, unveiled its "Helios" II-Plus EDGE radio for next-generation quad band handsets incorporating advanced multimedia features such as DVB-H, FM radios, MP3 players, digital cameras, and Web browsing.

Helios II-Plus reduces radio frequency (RF) board space by an additional 25 percent when compared to the company's previous Helios design. Skyworks said its radio solution also interfaces with virtually any analog baseband and radically simplifies factory calibration, allowing OEMs to substantially increase production throughput.