The primary trends driving growth in the communications segment are the roll-out of high-speed broadband (4G) and the expected emergence of 5G. Smartphones and tablets are also increasing their semiconductor content, as consumers increasingly demand advanced features such as high-definition video, faster connectivity and enhanced mobile security.
In a market where time-to-market is the difference between success and failure, many communications design and test engineers are partnering with STS. Our 40+ years of experience working to the highest possible quality standards of the military and aerospace markets means that we can meet any requirement in the wireless and networking markets, while our highly integrated facility and broad range of services helps shorten time-to-market and simplify the supply chain. We have in-house expertise in a wide range of devices used in consumer electronics products including:
- Linear devices: Digital converters (DAC/ADC), amplifiers, comparators, switches, multiplexers interface devices, and discretes
- Digital and mixed signal devices: DSP, system-on-a-chip (SOC), microcontrollers, graphic engines, communications, FPGA configuration and test and all major logic families
- Memory: All major memory technologies including SDRAM/SSRAM, DDR 2/3, EPROM/EEPROM, flash and serial memories
- RF: Wireless LAN, Bluetooth, low noise amplifiers, filters, mixers and digital TV
Our comprehensive infrastructure offers a full complement of state-of-the-art equipment and superior expertise to support communication test and design engineers at every step of the process, from conception to end of life management and everything in between. STS eliminates the need for multiple assembly and test vendors, shortens time-to-market and simplifies your supply chain.