Qualcomm CEO claims it leads in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 13:38

Qualcomm CEO claims it leads in 5G


As Intel, Samsung, MediaTek claims the same.

Last week we scratched the surface and pointed out why Intel has a very slim chance to dominate in 5G. Samsung and MediaTek have made similar claims. 

Intel won’t dominate in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 23:06

Intel won’t dominate in 5G


Here is why

Intel, Samsung, MediaTek, Huawei and Qualcomm all claim the leadership for 5G and most of them will have a tough time to deliver on this promise. Nokia, Huawei and Ericsson - from the networking component standpoint - claim they can do great things with 5G. 

iPhone SE has Qualcomm LTE modem
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 25 March 2016 18:22

iPhone SE has Qualcomm LTE modem


Industry insiders confirmed

Contrary to our previous reports we got a tip that iPhone SE will continue using Qualcomm modems and not change to Intel. 

Qualcomm shows off 4.5G LTE "Advanced Pro"
Published in Mobiles
Sunday, 24 January 2016 12:11

Qualcomm shows off 4.5G LTE "Advanced Pro"


1Gbps and higher peak rates, starting with 3GPP Release 13

Recently, Qualcomm has published a new corporate presentation detailing its path from 3GPP’s “Release 13” (March 2016) and beyond for LTE networks– also more conveniently known as 4.5G LTE “Advanced Pro” – with a development timeframe between 2016 and 2020.

MediaTek sees growth in emerging markets
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 10:09

MediaTek sees growth in emerging markets


4G was big in China

MediaTek captured an impressive 4G market share especially in China. According to MediaTek's CJ Hsieh, the company’s presidentphone market will continue to grow in 2016 especially in emerging markets. 

Qualcomm optimistic it can sort out China Crisis
Published in Processors


Wants to jump on record growth

Qualcomm has said that it is optimistic about China despite the fact that it is having problems flogging licences in the country.

Snapdragon 820 gets superfast modem
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 09:22

Snapdragon 820 gets superfast modem


Cat 12, 600 Mbps modem is a giant speed leap

Qualcomm has revealed that its coming Snapdragon 820 will have a Category 12, 600 Mbps 4G/ LTE modem.

Why the HTC One M9+ was pulled from Holland
Published in Mobiles


Lack of 4G 20 band affected two carriers

Last week the HTC One M9+ was pulled from sales in the Netherlands, but not from rest of the Europe leaving many people puzzled.

MediaTek aims to ship 800+ million SoCs in 2015
Published in Mobiles


CFO and President confirms

We had a chance to meet with some key people from MediaTek, including President CJ Ching-Jiang Hsieh and the Corporate Vice President CFO and Spokesman David Ku.

Mediatek wants half of the China's 4G market
Published in Processors


Expanding targets

MediaTek wants to grow its 4G chip market share in China during the second half of 2015 with the aim of scoring half the market.