AR# 9241

PACKAGING - Which BGA packages are cavity-up and which are cavity-down?

Description

General Description:

The Data Book contains a short description of "cavity up" and "cavity down", but does not discuss BGA Packages.

Which BGA packages are cavity-up and which are cavity-down?

Solution

The BGA packages listed below are assembled cavity-down. These packages are also encapsulated and are thermally-enhanced packages (there is a copper heat sink on top of the packages):

- BG352

- BG432

- BG560

- FG680

- FG860

The following BGA Packages are assembled cavity-up and are plastic molded:

- BG225

- BG256

- FG256

- FG456

- FG676

- FG900

- FG1156

AR# 9241
Date 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article