SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS, INC.
Nonstatutory Stock Option Agreement
Granted Under 2005 Long-Term Incentive Plan
This agreement evidences the grant by Skyworks Solutions, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), on ,
200 o (the “Grant Date”) to [ ], an [employee, officer consultant, advisor] of the Company (the “Participant”), of an
option to purchase, in whole or in part, on the terms provided herein and in the Company’s 2005 Long-Term Incentive Plan (the
“Plan”), a total of [ ] shares (the “Shares”) of common stock, $.25 par value per share, of the Company (“Common
Stock”) at $[ ] per Share. Unless earlier terminated, this option shall expire at 5:00 p.m., Eastern time, on [_______] (the
“Final Exercise Date”).
It is intended that the option evidenced by this agreement shall not be an incentive stock option as defined in Section
422 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and any regulations promulgated thereunder (the “Code”). Except as
otherwise indicated by the context, the term “Participant”, as used in this option, shall be deemed to include any person who
acquires the right to exercise this option validly under its terms.
This option will become exercisable (“vest”) as to twenty-five percent (25%) of the original number of Shares on the
first anniversary of the Grant Date and as to an additional twenty-five (25%) of the original number of Shares at the end of each
successive [twelve-month] period following the first anniversary of the Grant Date until the fourth anniversary of the Grant
The right of exercise shall be cumulative so that to the extent the option is not exercised in any period to the maximum
extent permissible it shall continue to be exercisable, in whole or in part, with respect to all Shares for which it is vested until the
earlier of the Final Exercise Date or the termination of this option under Section 3 hereof or the Plan.
(a) Form of Exercise . Each elec