Digi-Key Corporation and Skyworks Solutions, Inc. Sign Global Distribution Agreement

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - August 5, 2009

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, announced today it has entered into an agreement for the worldwide distribution of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. analog and mixed signal semiconductors.

Skyworks' products stocked by Digi-Key will include a number of analog components and modules, including amplifiers, attenuators, demodulators, diodes, mixers, power dividers and combiners, synthesizers and switches. These solutions, slated for feature in upcoming print and online catalogs, are in stock and available on Digi-Key's global websites.

Dave Doherty, Digi-Key vice president of semiconductor product, said, "We are very pleased to announce this new partnership with Skyworks. Feedback from our engineering customer base supports our belief that the RF and wireless segment will continue to grow at a faster rate than the overall market. Skyworks' broad range of high-quality RF products makes this company a good match for Digi-Key's global customer base."

According to David C. Stasey, vice president of analog components for Skyworks, "Digi-Key's position as an established market leader in online electronics distribution will provide Skyworks with greater product exposure and access to an even larger customer base, particularly those preferring to order online. We are now able to better address the vast pool of engineers across a broad range of markets who require immediate shipment and access to technically innovative devices."

About Skyworks

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is an innovator of high reliability analog and mixed signal semiconductors. Leveraging core technologies, Skyworks offers diverse standard and custom linear products supporting automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, energy management, industrial, medical, military and mobile handset applications. The company's portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, infrastructure RF subsystems, mixers/demodulators, phase shifters, PLLs/sythesizers/VCOs, power dividers/combiners, receivers, switchers, and technical ceramics. Headquartered in Woburn, Mass., Skyworks is worldwide with engineering, manufacturers, sales and service facilities throughout Asia, Europe, and North America. For more information, please visit Skyworks' Web site at: www.skyworksinc.com.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key Website.