MACOM Technology Solutions and STMicroelectronics (ST) announced ST will expand 150 mm RF GaN on Si production capacity for power amplifiers supporting the initial build of 5G base stations. MACOM will invest approximately $23 million in the expansion, which is scheduled to complete this year.
The biggest hit at MWC19 was flexible display technology that was shown off in 2 foldable phones, the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X, and in a wearable smartwatch phone from ZTE, the nubia Alpha. Read this review of the event.
Eta Wireless announced a collaboration with Rohde & Schwarz to support a new digital supply modulation technique that provides power management for the signal bandwidth required by 5G NR and mmWave devices.
The Global Certification Forum (GCF) and 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) have agreed a collaborative framework under which they will combine their resources and expertise to accelerate the global introduction of Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) products.