Qorvo RF Accelerator

Cultivating the next generation of wireless solutions

May 23, 2024

Teardown 2024 Ticket Giveaway, Livestream, Discovery Dish Update

Watch the latest Teardown Sessions livestream, see Discovery Dish progress, and subscribe to the Qorvo RF Accelerator to win a ticket to this year's Teardown event. Read the full update.

Mar 28, 2024

SDR Giveaway, Livestreams, CubeSat Reception LNA, RPi CM4-based SDR Platform, and More

Welcome new projects, Spacewalker LNA 434 MHz and LimeNet Micro 2.0, catch up on livestreams, LimeRFE now in stock. Read the full update.

Feb 02, 2024

Radio Astronomy DIY Kit Livestream, ISS Repeater, and More

Watch a livestream on DIY weather satellite reception and radio astronomy, catch up with Hardware Happy Hour, check out this homemade ISS Repeater, and browse the Qorvo job board. Plus, get your CaribouLite. Read the full update.

Oct 03, 2023

Welcome Discovery Dish, GRCon 2023, and an ISS-tracking Helical Antenna

Help us welcome Discovery Dish, check out Qorvo RF Accelerator projects at GRCon 2023, and watch a progress report from Zeke (a.k.a. KJ7NLL). Read the full update.

Aug 15, 2023

Welcome to uSDR, OreSat at Teardown 2023, QSPICE Release, and More

Help us welcome uSDR, the latest addition to the Qorvo RF Accelerator. We also have updates from OreSat, Oregon's first cubesat. Plus, a power management components highlight, and exciting news about new, free circuit simulation software. Read the full update.

Mar 31, 2023

Chat with Ukama About Decentralized Cell Networks

Check out the archive of last week's Teardown Session episode featuring some of the Ukama team in conversation with Helen Leigh about Ukama and decentralized cellular data networks. Read the full update.

Mar 21, 2023

Hardware Happy Hour Recap, CaribouLite Giveaway, and a DIY Triplexer

Photos from last week's Hardware Happy Hour in Portland, a reminder on ten chances to get a free CaribouLite, and another video from Zeke. Read the full update.

Mar 10, 2023

Zeke Tracks OreSat, CaribouLite Giveaway, and Welcome Ukama

Check out Zeke's homemade cubesat tracker, sign up to win one of ten free CaribouLite RPi HAT SDRs, and welcome new cellular data base station Ukama to the Qorvo RF Accelerator Read the full update.

Apr 11, 2022

CubeSat Livestream Giveaway

Years in the making, OreSat, Oregon's first satellite, is now in space! With the cubesat successfully whizzing around Earth, a handheld ground station kit for receiving data from the satellite as it passes overhead will be launching as part the Qorvo RF Accelerator. In anticipation, the team behind the project will be explaining what's going on and answering questions on an upcoming video livestream, which includes free gear giveaways. Read the full update.

Jun 17, 2021

Interactive Tools & Calculators

As part of Qorvo's commitment to the engineering community, we are providing a collection of RF design tools to assist engineers. These calculators and tools help engineers design more accurately and faster. Calculators include an RF Impedance Matching Calculator, a dBm-Volts-Watts Conversion, and an RF/Microwave matching calculator, and many more. Read the full update.

Mar 29, 2021

The ESP32-M1 Reach Out Campaign is Now Live

The ESP32-M1 Reach Out project is now live. The ESP32-M1 Reach Out relies on Qorvo’s QPF4219 module to anchor its RFFE section, and on the RFSW8009TR7 RF Switch IC to switch between Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and switches TX/RX for Wi-Fi. Read the full update.

Mar 18, 2021

Job Opportunities - March 2021

At Qorvo, engineering teams push the limits of our technologies to connect and power the world. We're continually looking for people to help us innovate and create. Check out this update to learn more about some of the exciting job opportunities at Qorvo. Read the full update.

Feb 12, 2021

XYNC Octo In Stock, LimeRFE Shipping Soon

Check out this update for news on two Qorvo RF Accelerator participating projects. The XYNC Octo is now in stock, and the LimeRFE boards are being assembled. Both boards are powered by Qorvo tech. Read the full update.

Jan 29, 2021

Ultra-Wideband (UWB)

Although it’s been around for some time now, Ultra-wideband (UWB) is considered the new “location technology” kid on the block, and it’s growing at a healthy pace. Check out this update to learn more about the history of locations technology and the future of UWB at Qorvo. Read the full update.

Dec 11, 2020

ESP32-M1 Reach Out & Design Tools Library

We're excited to announce a new project joining the Qorvo RF Accelerator: the ESP32 Reach Out board is a compact ESP32-M1 development board that uses Qorvo parts to extend its Wi-Fi and Bluetooth range to more than 1.2 kilometers. Qorvo has also created a Design Tools Library to help aide and equip the engineering community with resources needed to improve their design processes. Read the full update.

Nov 02, 2020

Impedance Tuning & Design Summit Archive

This update features a quick guide to high voltage impedance tuning and how designers can use it to improve RF range and optimize antenna performance. If you missed the live Qorvo online webinar series, you can now check out any of the sessions on demand. Read the full update.

Aug 25, 2020

Qorvo Design Summit - Featured Sessions II

The Qorvo Design Summit is a month-long series of webinars to help you solve your toughest design challenges for 5G, Wi-Fi, radar, mobile, and motor control. Check out a few of the session topics happening this August, including smart home systems, GaN devices, and RF filters. Read the full update.

Aug 12, 2020

Qorvo Design Summit - Featured Sessions I

The Qorvo Design Summit is a month-long series of webinars to help you solve your toughest design challenges. Check out just a few of the session topics coming up in August, including Wi-Fi architecture, broadband solutions, and 5G solutions for Network Access Devices (NAD). Read the full update.

Jul 28, 2020

Design Summit, Power Management, and More

Join us for the upcoming virtual Qorvo Design Summit, learn more about our new power management solutions, and check out the latest from the LimeRFE accelerator project. Read the full update.

Nov 27, 2019

Featured Projects

We're proud to accept the following projects into the Qorvo RF Accelerator! Read the full update.

Sep 30, 2019

Teardown Recap

Qorvo was proud to be a platinum sponsor of Teardown 2019, which was a great success and featured a variety of engaging talks, workshops, demos, and more. Read the full update.

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