HILLSBORO, OREGON & SEOUL, KOREA – July 29, 2010 – TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc (NASDAQ: TQNT), a leading RF front-end product manufacturer and foundry services provider, announced it has received Samsung’s Quarterly Quality Award. TriQuint supplies a variety of innovative radio frequency solutions to Samsung, such as power amplifiers and multi-function integrated modules, for use in Samsung’s wireless communication devices for GSM/GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA and HSPA+.

This award is part of Samsung’s 'Quality First' initiative meant to encourage excellence among its subcontractors and improve overall product quality. TriQuint was one of two suppliers recognized among Samsung’s 180 suppliers. Samsung Electronics leads the global market in high-tech electronics manufacturing and digital media and is the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the U.S.*

“We are proud to have earned this award from Samsung and honored to partner with an industry leader in delivering inventive mobile devices to customers worldwide. We are committed to utilizing our innovative technology portfolio to meet our customers’ requirements in this highly dynamic, fast growing mobile device industry,” said Steve Grant, Vice President of Worldwide Operations at TriQuint Semiconductor.