Articles by Freescale Semiconductor
October 9, 2012
Freescale Semiconductor announced new two-stage, low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) that address two gain stages in one device and deliver coverage across multiple bands to simplify wireless base station designs.
August 23, 2012
Two years after selecting Freescale’s (NYSE: FSL) MSC8156 digital signal processor (DSP) as a key processing engine for its latest generation of TD-SCDMA base stations, Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, has deployed installations based on the Freescale device.Read More
June 12, 2012
Freescale Semiconductor revealed its first RF power amplifier product built using gallium nitride (GaN) technology. The company’s RF power GaN products will initially target the cellular infrastructure market, with potential future applications including avionics, radar, ISM and software-defined radio.
May 8, 2012
Freescale Semiconductor announced a new reference design for small office/home office (SOHO) base station applications that is partially powered by two advanced gallium arsenide (GaAs) monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMIC).
May 7, 2012
Freescale Semiconductor introduces two 64-bit, multicore QorIQ™ P5 family control plane processors delivering 2.4 GHz of single threaded performance per core. The new quad-core QorIQ P5040 and dual-core P5021 products feature a robust mix of accelerators, high-speed interfaces and security features, resulting in advanced embedded solutions ideally suited for power-conscious control plane applications.
February 28, 2012
To meet growing demand for cost-effective RF power solutions capable of supporting skyrocketing data rates, multiple wireless standards and increasing network complexity, Freescale Semiconductor introduces the first two products from its advanced Airfast RF power portfolio. The offerings are engineered to deliver industry-leading power density, signal bandwidth, linear efficiency and gain in cost-effective, small form-factor configurations.
June 24, 2011
Freescale Semiconductor announced the new Airfast RF power solutions designed to supply the world's wireless infrastructure equipment manufacturers with RF power products that take performance and energy efficiency to new levels. The Airfast portfolio is the next generation of Freescale's RF LDMOS products engineered to deliver significant performance improvements...Read More
May 31, 2011
The first device in Freescale Semiconductor’s MC1323x family optimized for consumer applications using ZigBee® RF4CE technology is now available in production quantities. A MC1323x development kit with integrated Synaptics TouchPad technology is also available to help accelerate design cycles and ease the migration from infrared (IR) to radio frequency...Read More
April 25, 2011
Freescale Semiconductor introduced two LDMOS RF power transistors that allow wireless base station amplifiers to cover all channels in an entire allocated frequency band. The high-efficiency transistors help reduce capital and operating expenditures, and their wide instantaneous bandwidth allows operators to increase network flexibility. Most of today’s amplifier systems...Read More
December 9, 2010
Freescale Semiconductor has developed a RF LDMOS power transistor designed for operation from 1.8 to 600 MHz and optimized for use under the potentially-destructive impedance mismatch conditions encountered in applications such as CO 2 lasers, plasma generators and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners. The new MRFE6VP61K25H FET is the...Read More