Market Overview

Skyworks Enables Next Generation Heart Defibrillators


Ramping Optocoupler Solutions for High Reliability Applications

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS), an innovator of high
performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things,
today announced that its high reliability optocouplers are providing
vital connectivity functionality in implantable cardiac defibrillators
from a leading medical device provider. Skyworks' photovoltaic
optocouplers establish the critical link between power supply circuits
and control electronics.

Skyworks' family of custom and hermetic optocouplers operate effectively
under extreme environmental conditions and serve a diverse set of
markets and applications spanning aerospace, defense, medical and
industrial. Utilizing proprietary techniques, Skyworks works closely
with customers to design, test and optimize devices to meet specific

"Skyworks is enabling exciting platforms with our differentiated
connectivity engines," said Achim Soelter, general manager of Defense
and Space for Skyworks. "Specifically, our advanced optocouplers support
critical medical, military, space and defense applications — reflecting
the important role our solutions play in enhancing everyday life."

For over 30 years, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) have
been protecting patients against dangerously erratic heartbeats.
Approximately 650,000 Americans and nearly one million patients
worldwide have an ICD or cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator

For more information about Skyworks' portfolio of optocoupler solutions,
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or contact your Skyworks representative.

About Skyworks

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking
revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting
people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously
unimagined applications within the aerospace, automotive, broadband,
cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military,
smartphone, tablet and wearable markets.

Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations,
sales and support facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North
America and is a member of the S&P 500® and Nasdaq-100® market indices
(NASDAQ:SWKS). For more information, please visit Skyworks' website at:

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