Big news in the RF semiconductor inudstry this morning. RFMD and Triquint will merge into a pure play RF chip supplier. This will certainly be a stronger company that can compete well against Skyworks, inc and Avago.
The combined company will have the broadcast portfolio of RF chips such as premium filters (SAW/BAW), PA (GaAS as well as CMOS), PMIC, switches (SOI, GaAS), Digital Step Attenuators (GaAS). It will be able to address a broad range of markets including mobile handsets, infrastructure, aerospace and defense.