Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: SWKS), an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, has announced that its advanced connectivity solutions are powering next generation Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) devices from the world´s connected home and mesh network providers, including Arris, Asus, D-Link, Netgear, Ruckus and TP-Link, the company said.
Specifically, Skyworks´ modules are being leveraged in all of the latest Wi-Fi 6 routers named in a recent CNET article.
Wi-Fi 6 is the newest 802.11 wireless standard that is pushing the performance envelope with speeds up to 30 percent faster than the previous 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5) protocol. These state-of-the-art routers accommodate the growing number of cloud devices and users in today´s connected home by optimizing overall efficiency and data throughput. Skyworks´ powerful modules facilitate this enhanced functionality with best-in-class linearity and performance in the smallest footprint available.
According to ABI Research estimates, Wi-Fi 6 chipset shipments are expected to grow from approximately 127 million units in 2019 to close to 2 billion units by 2024, representing a compounded annual growth rate of approximately 73 percent.
Skyworks´ innovative solutions expedite time-to-market by incorporating all the required functionality to deliver maximum performance and contain a logarithmic power detector to support wide dynamic ranges, low power consumption and improved thermal management.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. For more information, visit Skyworks´ website at: www.skyworksinc.com.