TDK Showcases the Latest in RF Technologies at International Microwave Symposium 2018

  • TDK RF products range from ceramic antennas, filters, baluns, diplexers, triplexers, couplers, circulators, isolators, as well as new offerings across filtering solutions for new bands, circulators/isolators and auto-grade RF components
  • Wide range of products are targeted to meet growing demand for RF technologies across multiple industries

SAN JOSE, Calif.--()--TDK Corporation (TSE: 6762) presents several of its latest RF technologies in booth 1207 at International Microwave Symposium 2018, June 12-14, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

TDK will display variety of products from its portfolio of RF technologies, applicable for multiple industries including automotive, mobile, Internet of Things (IoT), communications and industrial equipment. Products to be showcased include state-of-the-art LTCC antennas, filters, diplexers, triplexers, couplers, baluns and more.

With the growing demand for RF Solutions across industries, TDK’s extensive portfolio of RF technologies aims to complement the leading electronics company’s existing roster of electronic components in providing a comprehensive solution for design engineers.

TDK product highlights include:

RF Components for sub6GHz 5G Applications
With the increase of new bands and applications expected for 5G technology, TDK has developed new RF components for sub6GHz 5G applications. Some of these new n77, n78 and n79 bands are located in the 3.3GHz to 5GHz spectrum and require new component solutions. TDK has developed baluns, couplers, diplexers and filtering solutions for the new bands, in both LTCC and thin film versions. These new components can be used for applications ranging from NB IoT FEMs to base stations.

Circulators/Isolators for Infrastructure Application
TDK has a wide portfolio of circulators and isolators for use in cellular bands. New circulators and isolators are currently being developed with the newest items for use in the 3.5GHz and 5GHz bands. The circulators and isolators are available in a wide range of sizes to support variations in outputs, band frequencies, shape, terminal structure and power levels from 2.5W to 150W. Their main applications include base stations, repeaters, small cell and power amplifier systems.

New Auto-Grade RF Components
TDK is adding a new AEC-Q200 series of RF components, ZDE Series, which will provide high performance and reliability for safety critical applications and extreme operating environments. The series supports LTE, WLAN, Bluetooth, V2X, DSRC and other technologies. Applications include multi-connected cars, ADAS, telematics, infotainment and smart keys.

RF Components for cellular / WLAN / Bluetooth
TDK’s ever-growing portfolio of RF components includes filters, diplexers, baluns, couplers and antennas. These components are used in a wide range of products for cellular, LTE, WLAN or Bluetooth applications. TDK has more than 20 years of experience with RF components in this space, and each component has unique requirements, developed in close relations with chipset vendors.

Application Specific Development Kits and E-books
TDK will be showcasing development kits and e-books targeted for specific applications, including:

  • WLAN / BT (2.4GHz / 5GHz)
  • LTE / Cellular Development Kits
  • RF Components for sub6GHz 5G Applications
  • Circulators / Isolators for Infrastructure Applications

About TDK Corporation
TDK Corporation is a leading electronics company based in Tokyo, Japan. It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products. TDK's portfolio features passive components such as ceramic, aluminum electrolytic and film capacitors, and magnetics, high-frequency, and piezo and protection devices. The product spectrum also includes sensors and sensor systems such as temperature and pressure, magnetic, and MEMS sensors. In addition, TDK provides power supplies and energy devices, magnetic heads and more. These products are marketed under the product brands TDK, EPCOS, InvenSense, Micronas, Tronics and TDK-Lambda. TDK focuses on demanding markets in the areas of information and communication technology and automotive, industrial and consumer electronics. The company has a network of design and manufacturing locations and sales offices in Asia, Europe, and in North and South America. In fiscal 2018, TDK posted total sales of USD 12 billion and employed about 103,000 people worldwide.


TDK Corporation of America
Ms. Sara M. Lambeth, +1-972-409-4519

Release Summary

TDK RF products at IMS 2018 show to include RF technologies across multiple industries.



TDK Corporation of America
Ms. Sara M. Lambeth, +1-972-409-4519