October 16, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

NXP incorporates GaN in MCMs to boost efficiency in 5G mobile infrastructure

NXP Semiconductors N.V. of Eindhoven, The Netherlands has announced what it reckons is a milestone for 5G energy efficiency with the integration of gallium nitride (GaN) technology to its multi-chip module platform. Building on its investment in its GaN fab in Arizona, which is dedicated to RF power amplifiers, NXP claims to be first to announce RF solutions for 5G massive MIMO that combine the high efficiency of GaN with the compactness of multi-chip modules…