Akoustis Received Development Order for a XBAW 5G Mobile Filter Solution for Tier-1 RF Module Maker
Benzinga · 09/14/2022 11:04
Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKTS) ("Akoustis" or the "Company"), an integrated device manufacturer (IDM) of patented bulk acoustic wave (BAW) high-band RF filters for mobile and other wireless applications, announced that it has received an order for the development of a new 5G mobile XBAW® filter for a tier-1 RF module maker. Akoustis received a purchase order from this customer in December of 2021 for delivery of resonator models to be used in the design of the new 5G mobile filter, with first sample delivery expected in the second half of calendar 2022 and production-ready filters expected by the end of calendar 2023, in-line with Akoustis' planned capacity expansion. The customer is a tier-1 RF module maker that is leveraging Akoustis' leading XBAW® filter technology to address a difficult coexistence frequency band in 5G mobile. Akoustis expects that this customer will develop additional 5G mobile filters upon the successful completion of this initial design.