Cost reduction examples
SILICON PASSIVES, DECREASE YOUR COST
Murata realizations show that you can decrease significantly your costs at various level with Silicon Passive components.
- Example 1: high volume product
- Example 2: low volume product
- What is the impact on BOM of using PICS in a high volume application?
- Example of a PICS for GSM, Edge and 3 W-CDMA transceiver
BOM FOR THE DISCRETE SOLUTIONS
Murata SOLUTION: HALF THE SIZE, HALF THE COST
OTHER DESIGN EXAMPLE
- Does the value proposition also apply to a low volume design?
- Example of a low volume application
Murata SOLUTION: SIZE DIVIDED BY 3, COST BY 2.5
IMPACT ON OTHER COSTS
MANUFACTURING INVESTMENT SAVING IN THIS EXAMPLE
NO NEED to invest in second product line