Skyworks Solutions has released SkyOne Ultra 3.0, a next-generation front-end device designed for advanced automotive connectivity applications.

SkyOne Ultra 3.0 consists of the SKYA230xx front-end module, SKYA220xx power amplifier, SKYA250xx diversity receive (DRx) and MIMO modules, SKYA21xxx low noise amplifier (LNA) kit and discrete switches, compatible with all leading chipset vendors. In addition, the connected device is optimized for North America, Europe, China and other markets.

In addition to extended operating temperature range and extended production life, the kit provides robust, low-latency, high-bandwidth LTE connectivity. This portfolio exceeds the requirements of LTE CAT 16 and can be extended to comply with the 5G New Radio (NR) standard and supports all cellular bands worldwide.

“With the introduction of SkyOne Ultra 3.0 for automotive, Skyworks is enabling the full benefit of high-speed data and real-time communication in the connected car. At a higher level, in-vehicle technologies and rapidly changing standards are being adopted at a pace previously unheard of in the automotive industry – particularly with the advent of 5G and the move toward autonomous driving. Our differentiated portfolio takes seamless connectivity to the next level, making the driving experience increasingly smarter and safer,” said Joel King, senior VP & general manager of mobile solutions at Skyworks.