ANADIGICS’ ProVantage Power Amplifiers Enable Wireless Connectivity in the Samsung GALAXY Trend 3, Delivering Outstanding Value and Performance
WARREN, N.J., Jan. 14, 2014 – ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD) (the “Company”), a world leader in radio frequency (RF) solutions, today announced that the Company is shipping production volumes of its AWT5001 and AWT5008 ProVantage™ power amplifiers (PAs) to Samsung Electronics for the new GALAXY Trend 3. ProVantage solutions leverage ANADIGICS’ unique InGaP-Plus™ technology to provide outstanding performance, space-saving integration and lower overall system cost delivering exceptional value. The GALAXY Trend 3, powered by ProVantage PAs, features a 4.3-inch display, dual-core 1.2 GHz processor, and Android® 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system.
“We are very pleased to be powering the new GALAXY Trend 3 by Samsung Electronics,” said Jerry Miller, senior vice president of Cellular Products at ANADIGICS. “Our ProVantage solutions deliver outstanding value by providing a best-in-class combination of high power mode efficiency, linearity, and reduced system costs. With a complete portfolio of industry-leading solutions we continue to help Samsung bring to market a diverse set of mobile devices that target a wide range of segments.”
ANADIGICS ProVantage power amplifiers help extend battery life by offering three selectable bias modes that optimize efficiency for low, medium and high output power levels, as well as a shutdown mode with low leakage current. These power amplifiers are also designed for use with an external switch mode power supply (SMPS), in applications using average power tracking (APT), to further increase efficiency and reduce current consumption at low and medium operating powers. ProVantage power amplifiers provide world-class linearity to ensure stable cellular connectivity and high data throughput. The complete family of ProVantage solutions are offered in compact 3 mm x 3 mm x 0.9 mm packages and feature internal voltage regulation to save valuable PCB space.
ANADIGICS ProVantage PA Family Key Facts and Highlights:
Outstanding high power mode efficiency to extend battery life
Best-in-class linearity to maintain stable, high-throughput 3G and 4G connections
Compact 3 mm x 3 mm x 0.9 mm packages with internal voltage regulation and integrated DC blocks on the RF ports to reduce PCB space requirements
RF matching optimized for output power, efficiency, and linearity in a 50-Ohm system
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ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD) (the “Company”) designs and manufactures innovative radio frequency solutions for the growing cellular, WiFi, and infrastructure markets. Headquartered in Warren, NJ, ANADIGICS offers RF products with exceptional performance and integration to deliver a unique competitive advantage to OEMs and ODMs for mobile device, base station, CATV infrastructure, CATV subscriber, and industrial applications. The Company’s award-winning solutions include power amplifiers, front-end ICs, front-end modules, line amplifiers, active splitters, tuners, and other RF components. For more information, visit www.anadigics.com.