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Qorvo® Recognized With Prestigious GTI Award for RF Fusion™

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Qorvo®, Inc. (NASDAQ:QRVO), a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and defense applications, today announced that Qorvo’s RF Fusion™ portfolio of High Band (HB) Modules has received the GTI 2015 Award for “Outstanding Contribution on Innovative Technical Product.” Qorvo’s expanding portfolio of high-performance RF Fusion HB Modules excels in satisfying the rapidly evolving customer requirements related to high-frequency LTE bands, in fully integrated, compact front end placements.

The GTI is an open global association of operators and vendors founded in 2011 to communicate and collaborate for the sake of speeding the commercialization of TD-LTE. The GTI Awards program is intended to recognize the industry’s most outstanding contributions to the LTE industry and encourage the development of innovative products, solutions and applications. The Outstanding Contribution award is granted to the top offering in each category.

Eric Creviston, president of Qorvo’s Mobile Products group, said, “Qorvo is delighted to receive the prestigious GTI 2015 Award for ‘Outstanding Contribution on Innovative Technical Product’ for our high-performance RF Fusion™ HB Modules. Qorvo is committed to working closely with the GTI to develop tightly compact, high-performance solutions that simplify design complexity and reduce form factors in mobile devices while enabling higher output power for enhanced cell coverage. We will continue to leverage our expanding product and technology portfolio, including our comprehensive filter technology portfolio, to help accelerate the deployment of next-generation wireless technologies.”

Qorvo’s RF Fusion™ HB module portfolio addresses critical TD-LTE cellular bands while enabling FDD-LTE. The pin-to-pin compatible portfolio integrates support for bands 7, 30, 38, 40, and 41 and includes support for uplink carrier aggregation. The expanding RF Fusion™ high-band portfolio is comprised of the QM78064 with integrated band 7 duplexer and antenna switch; the QM75001 with integrated band 41 wideband filter and uplink carrier aggregation support; and the TQF6297H with integrated band 41 narrowband filter.

The QM78064 is optimized for global flagship smartphones, while the QM75001 and TQF6297H are optimized for regional and super-regional LTE devices. Each product leverages Qorvo’s proprietary LowDrift™ BAW filter technology to reduce insertion loss and enable Wi-Fi coexistence. Qorvo’s RF Fusion portfolio roadmap will also support Class 2 output power to increase band 41 cell coverage by compensating for propagation loss.

Qorvo’s high performance RF solutions simplify design, reduce product footprint, conserve power, improve system performance and accelerate the adoption of carrier aggregation. Qorvo combines deep systems-level expertise, broad manufacturing scale, and the industry’s most comprehensive product and technology portfolio to help leading manufacturers accelerate delivery of next-generation LTE, LTE-A, and IoT products. Qorvo's Core RF solutions set the standard for next-gen connectivity, with unmatched integration and performance at the heart of the connected world.

Qorvo is showcasing the Company’s expanding portfolio of high performance RF solutions for smartphones, tablets, and other high-performance mobile data devices at the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress, February 22-25, 2016, in Barcelona.

About Qorvo

Qorvo (NASDAQ:QRVO) is a leading provider of core technologies and RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and defense applications. Qorvo was formed following the merger of RFMD and TriQuint, and has more than 7,000 global employees dedicated to delivering solutions for everything that connects the world. Qorvo has the industry's broadest portfolio of products and core technologies; world-class ISO9001-, ISO 14001- and ISO/TS 16949-certified manufacturing facilities; and is a DoD-accredited 'Trusted Source' (Category 1A) for GaAs, GaN and BAW products and services. For the industry's leading core RF solutions, visit www.qorvo.com.

Qorvo is a registered trademark of Qorvo, Inc. in the U.S. and in other countries.

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