October 23, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Skyworks and Xilinx enable 5G across newly available C-band spectrum

Together with Xilinx Inc of San Jose, CA, analog semiconductor manufacturer Skyworks Solutions Inc of Irvine, CA, USA has demonstrated compliance with 3GPP linearity and bandwidth requirements for C-band signals that are critical for enabling next-generation 5G infrastructure. The 280MHz instantaneous bandwidth (IBW) solution uses a Xilinx Zynq RFSoC Gen 3 and a Skyworks SKY66523-11 high-efficiency power amplifier (PA)…