ANADIGICS Powers Samsung Galaxy S® III ANADIGICS' Dual-Band Power Amplifiers Deliver Exceptional Performance and Integration for the Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone Available Through Verizon Wireless and Sprint
WARREN, N.J., July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD), a world leader in radio frequency (RF) solutions, today announced that the Company is shipping production volumes of its dual-band High-Efficiency-at-Low-Power (HELP3E™) power amplifiers (PAs) to Samsung Electronics for the new Galaxy S III smartphone. The Galaxy S III features a 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED™ display, 8 megapixel rear-facing camera, 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, and Android™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. ANADIGICS' AWC6323 power amplifier enables the Galaxy S III available through Verizon Wireless, and the Company's AWC6325 and ALT6725 power amplifiers are featured in the Galaxy S III available through Sprint.
"We are extremely pleased to have been selected by Samsung Electronics to help power the feature-rich and stunning Galaxy S III smartphone," said Michael Canonico, senior vice president of worldwide sales at ANADIGICS. "ANADIGICS' power amplifiers continue to set the standard in both performance and integration and are supported by our exceptional team of applications engineers to help manufacturers quickly bring to market advanced smartphones with longer battery-life and uncompromising designs."
ANADIGICS' HELP3E™ power amplifiers use the Company's exclusive InGaP-Plus™ technology to achieve optimal efficiency across low-range and mid-range output power levels and provide low quiescent currents. This level of performance helps to extend battery-life in handsets, smartphones, tablets, netbooks, and notebooks. These 3 mm by 5 mm dual-band PAs feature two independent power amplifiers, RF couplers, control logic and a voltage regulator in a single package, reducing printed circuit board (PCB) space requirements by greater than 20% compared with single band discrete solutions.
ANADIGICS HELP3E™ PA Family Key Facts and Highlights:
- Outstanding Performance
- Best-in-class linearity at maximum output power
- Three mode states to achieve high power-added efficiencies at low-range and mid-range output power levels
- Exceptionally low quiescent current of 4 mA
- Industry-Leading Integration
- Two independent PAs in a single package
- 3 mm by 5 mm footprint
- Internal voltage regulation
- Integrated RF coupler
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About ANADIGICS, Inc.
ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD) delivers integrated radio frequency (RF) solutions that OEMs and ODMs demand to optimize the performance of wireless, broadband and cable applications across all major networks and standards. ANADIGICS features a diverse portfolio of highly linear, highly efficient RFICs. Headquartered in Warren, NJ, the company's award-winning products include power amplifiers, tuner integrated circuits, active splitters, line amplifiers and other components that can be purchased individually or packaged as integrated RF and front-end modules. For more information, visit www.anadigics.com.
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