CES 2013: ZTE Announces 5.0 FHD Quad-core Smartphone Grand S

ZTE Grand S

ZTE has announced the world debut of the ZTE Grand S – 5.0 FHD LTE at 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). As the flagship handset in ZTE’s high-end Grand Series line of products, the ZTE Grand S is the company’s first FHD smartphone and is enabled by the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor. 

Qualcomm Labs and FanVision Announce an Alliance Advancing in-venue Mobile Broadcast Services over LTE

SAN DIEGO – January 08, 2013 – Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Labs, Inc., and FanVision Entertainment LLC, a leading media, entertainment and technology company, have signed a marketing and technical cooperation agreement.

CES 2013: Audi Unveils In-Car LTE Wireless Broadband

4G

Audi AG has unveiled the 2013 Audi A3 with 4G LTE connectivity powered by the Qualcomm's second generation Gobi multi-mode 3G/4G LTE chipset at 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. With LTE technology, the enhanced “Audi connect” services in the A3 are expected to transform the user experience and provide enhanced features

Ericsson Demonstrates Enhanced Voice Fallback for TD-LTE

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson and Qualcomm have demonstrated Release 9 Circuit Switched Fall Back (CSFB) from LTE TDD (TD-LTE) to GSM, live, using a standard Ericsson radio base station RBS 6000 and an LTE multimode chipset from Qualcomm. With this achievement, both LTE FDD and LTE TDD modes, using un-paired spectrum, could also make use of the broad GSM coverage.

Huawei and Qualcomm Complete LTE Voice Call Testing and Optimization Based on the 3GPP R9 Protocol

Huawei

Shenzhen, China and San Diego, California, August 2, 2012: Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, and Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that they completed an LTE FDD flash CSFB (Circuit Switched Fallback) voice call to UMTS using R9 protocol and Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon™ S4 processor, the MSM8960, during

Bharti Acquires 49% Interest in Qualcomm India BWA Venture

Airtel

Bharti Airtel and Qualcomm have signed an agreement for Bharti to acquire an interest in Qualcomm Asia Pacific’s Indian venture. Qualcomm holds BWA licenses in Delhi, Mumbai, Haryana and Kerala.

Qualcomm and Digibras Sign 3G, 4G License Agreement

Qualcomm

Qualcomm and  Digibras Group have entered into 3G and 4G license agreements to enable Digibras to manufacture, through its brands, 3G and 4G smartphones in Brazil. Digibras Industria do Brasil S.A.is a Brazilian consumer electronics supplier and owner of the brands CCE Info and CCE Mobi.

Clearwire Expands LTE Choices in North America

SAN DIEGO and BELLEVUE, Wash., May 8, 2012 - Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq:QCOM) and Clearwire Corporation (Nasdaq:CLWR) today announced that Qualcomm will add support for Clearwire's upcoming LTE TDD network to its line of multi-mode LTE chipsets with the inclusion of support for 3GPP's Band 41 (B41) radio frequency.

Qualcomm LTE Chipsets to Support LTE Advanced with Carrier Aggregation

Gobi - Qualcomm

Qualcomm's next generation Gobi modem chipsets will begin sampling in Q4 2012 and will support both HSPA+ Release 10 & LTE Advanced. The new chipsets will support LTE carrier aggregation and true LTE Category 4 with data rates of up to 150 Mbps.

Ericsson, Qualcomm Demo Broadcast Video over LTE at MWC

Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson and Qualcomm will demonstrate evolved Broadcast over LTE (Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services, eMBMS) at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012 in Barcelona. eMBMS enables more efficient use of available spectrum and mobile networks.

Qualcomm Adds New Gobi Platform Family to Support Multiple LTE Bands

Gobi - Qualcomm

Qualcomm has introduced fifth generation Gobi embedded data connectivity reference platform for mobile devices. Based on Gobi LTE wireless baseband modems, the MDM9615 and MDM9215 support fast LTE connectivity on FDD and TDD networks with backwards compatibility to both HSPA+ and EV-DO networks.

Ericsson and Qualcomm Demonstrate SRVCC Voice Handover between LTE and WCDMA

4GMast

Ericsson together with Qualcomm successfully performed a voice handover based on the 3GPP-standardized functionality Single Radio Voice Call Continuity (SRVCC) demonstrating users will experience seamless voice services when they move out of LTE coverage, since the call will automatically be handed over to WCDMA or GSM access during the call.

FCC approves AT&T’s acquisition of spectrum from Qualcomm

After abandoning $39 billion bid to acquire T-Mobile USA, AT&T has finally received some good news. U.S.

Qualcomm Announces Commercial Availability of Gobi 4000 Platform for 4G LTE Connectivity

SAN DIEGO – November 15, 2011 – Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced availability of Gobi™ 4000, its latest addition to the Gobi family of embedded data