Infineon Technologies announced cumulative shipments of 5 billion bulk CMOS RF switches since it began volume production in 2008, with annual shipments now well above 1 billion. Infineon's new antenna swapping devices are sampling now.
VadaTech announces the AMC587 and AMC588. These modules couple high-performance RF front end with an XCVU13P providing signal processing bandwidth at over 20 TeraMACs of DSP compute performance in the compact AdvancedMC (AMC) form factor.
NI announced two series of new millimeter wave radio heads for the mmWave Transceiver System. The new radio heads, which cover spectrum from 24.5 to 33.4 and 37 to 43.5 GHz, are targeted at wireless researchers prototyping 5G New Radio (NR) systems.
Over 8,400 attendees visited Philadelphia between June 10–15 for the IEEE MTT-S 2018 International Microwave Symposium (IMS), further cementing IMS as an essential event for the RF and microwave industry.
China Mobile Terminal Co. Ltd. together with the China Mobile Research Institute, on behalf of China Mobile, signed MoU with 28 partners. Rohde & Schwarz signed the MoU for the 5G Device Forerunner Initiative as a representative of the T&M industry.