This year, global mobile operators are eyeing on expanding their 5G network footprint and device manufacturers have leapfrogged in their plans to roll out 5G enabled devices for market dominance.
On the technology side, 3GPP will see the completion of Release16 early this year, expanding 5G technologies to new verticals: automotive, industrial IoT, and many more.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. introduced the new Qualcomm® Car-to-Cloud Service, the company’s first offering of an integrated, secure connected-car services suite for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Automotive Cockpit Platforms and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Automotive 4G and 5G Platforms.
An industry leading step in 5G took place last month when Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and ZTE Corporation together achieved 5G-enabled Voice over New Radio call.
2019 is the beginning of a new era for mobile communications, with 5G NR launches across the globe starting in the first half of the year.
After many years of hard work and collaboration, mobile form factor mmWave devices will finally hit the market. 5G NR mmWave-enabled smartphones, tablets, always-connected PCs, and CPEs deliver new and enhanced mobile experiences that are not previously possible.
This is just the beginning of the 5G World. 5G technologies will continue to evolve as we work towards the next phase of 5G NR in Release 16.
2019 has been an extraordinary year for 5G. Not only did we see remarkably strong commercialization momentum globally, but we have also made tremendous progress toward the completion of the 3GPP Release 16 specifications, which will be finalized in early 2020.
Qualcomm Technologies announces a broad Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Compute platform portfolio with long battery life, cellular connectivity, and AI accelerated performance to enable fanless, thin and light designs for modern computing.
The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ XR2 Platform is the world’s first 5G-supported extended reality (XR) platform. It unites Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.’s 5G and AI innovations with our industry leading XR technology to usher in a new era of mobile computing.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. introduced the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G Mobile Platform, which combines the world’s most advanced 5G Modem-RF System with the world’s most advanced mobile platform designed to deliver the unmatched connectivity and performance required for the next generation of flagship devices.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. unveiled the first 7-series Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile platform to help make advanced 5G available to more consumers.
During the first day of the annual Snapdragon Tech Summit, Qualcomm Incorporated President, Cristiano Amon took to the stage with ecosystem leaders from across the globe to declare 2020 as the year 5G will go mainstream and provide more consumers around the world with 5G’s multi-gigabit speeds.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Bosch Rexroth have been working together to make 5G-enabled industrial manufacturing a reality, and today at this year’s Smart Production Solutions (SPS) trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany, we are showcasing the next step in that journey: a successful demonstration of industrial devices utilizing time-sensitive networking (TSN) technology while operating over a live 5G network.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced that AT&T has validated its Qualcomm® 9205 LTE multimode modem’s capabilities for the carrier’s LTE-M and NB-IoT networks. AT&T is the first carrier to complete the verification of the industry-leading Qualcomm 9205 LTE modem designed for Internet of Things applications.
This latest 5G milestone marks the first time an over-the-air, 5G data call using dynamic spectrum sharing has been conducted with a service provider in Switzerland
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., announced new study findings, forecasting that 5G will generate $13.2 trillion in sales enablement by 2035
With this new technology, an optimized SIM function can be integrated straight into the modem chipset, thus removing related logistics, stock keeping and feeding efforts, and adding design advantages due to the saved space on the PCB and in the IoT device.
Qualcomm Incorporated announced the launch of the Qualcomm Ventures 5G Ecosystem Fund to invest up to an aggregate of $200 million in companies building the 5G ecosystem.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced today the company’s joint efforts with a broad range of Chinese automotive industry companies to showcase commercial readiness of safe and reliable C-V2X direct communication technology, paving the way for China’s commercial C-V2X rollouts in 2020.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced at its 5G Summit in Barcelona, Spain that it is developing the first cellular chip optimized and certified for Microsoft’s Azure Sphere Internet of Things (IoT) operating system.
SoftAtHome announced that SoftAtHome software products can be integrated and supported on the Qualcomm® Networking Pro 1200 platform, and are on display in both Companies booths at BBWF 2019.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System has been selected by 30+ global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) for commercial 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) customer-premises equipment (CPE) device launches starting in 2020.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced a new reference design for 5G-based fixed wireless access (FWA) home gateways.
Foundational enhancements for future mobile broadband and more, ultra-reliability and low-latency for high performance Industrial IoT (IIoT), and leveraging Cellular-V2X for smarter transportation are the future of 5G focuses.
5G is here now, and we are seeing new 5G NR devices and networks being launched at a rapid rate — significantly faster and more globally than LTE during its first year of commercial deployment. But this is just the beginning.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Ericsson today announced a new milestone between the companies in the advancement of 5G after they completed a 5G New Radio (NR) data connection compliant with global 3GPP 5G NR Release 15 specifications in Standalone (SA) mode of operation.
5G is poised not only to be the fastest mobile technology transition ever, but also an engineering feat with a record number of OEMs offering devices at launch – virtually all of them using Qualcomm Technologies’ 5G solutions.
At IFA 2019, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced their plans to accelerate 5G global commercialization at scale by expanding its portfolio of 5G mobile platforms across the Snapdragon 8 Series, 7 Series and 6 Series in 2020.
Fujitsu Limited and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. have achieved non-standalone (NSA) 5G New Radio (NR) data calls on sub-6 GHz and mmWave spectrum bands.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced its work with the Department for Information Technologies of Moscow, Russian mobile operators, equipment and software vendors to support testing and deployment of Europe’s first 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) network in Moscow this fall.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that the flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform is powering Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s latest and most cutting-edge flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note10, for select regions.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced an expansion of its 5G NR testing facilities in Europe to include a new lab dedicated to end-to-end over-the-air (OTA) configurations for 5G NR millimeter wave (mmWave).
T-Mobile, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Ericsson today announced they’ve achieved the world’s first low-band 5G data session on a commercial 5G modem.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced design wins from sixteen companies for its next-generation Qualcomm® 9205 LTE modem.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced a joint demonstration with ZTE of 5G-powered cloud gaming on a live 5G network.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced the Qualcomm® Secure Processing Unit, an on-die secure element recently launched as part of the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform, has received Common Criteria EAL-4+ security certification.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced in conjunction with Lenovo™ the world’s first 5G PC today at its COMPUTEX Press Conference.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and EE today announced the arrival of commercial 5G services in the UK with the launch of EE’s 5G network and availability of premium 5G devices based on the Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform with Snapdragon X50 5G Modem and Qualcomm Technologies' RF Front-End (RFFE) solutions.
Qualcomm Incorporated and HMD Global Oy today announced that HMD Global has entered into a direct worldwide license arrangement with Qualcomm to cover branded single-mode and multimode devices manufactured and marketed by HMD Global under the Nokia brand.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced at Google I/O its work with Google to empower applications for 5G by enhancing developer APIs in Android Q.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced its support for China Unicom’s 5G rollout in collaboration with device OEMs nubia, OnePlus, OPPO, Vivo, Xiaomi and ZTE – all of which participated in the launch with devices powered by the flagship Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform with the X50 5G Modem with integrated RF transceiver and Qualcomm Technologies’ RF front-end solution.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Swisscom, together with cutting-edge device manufactures including OPPO, LG Electronics, Askey and WNC today announced the arrival of commercial 5G services in Europe with the launch of Swisscom’s 5G network.
AUDI AG, Ericsson, SWARCO Traffic Systems GmbH, the University of Kaiserslautern and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., today announced the world’s first cross-border demonstration for C-V2X direct communication.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced demonstrations of industrial IoT applications with multiple companies at Hannover Messe using a live over-the-air 5G NR network utilizing mobile test devices powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X50 5G modem and antenna modules with integrated RF transceiver, RF front-end and antenna elements.
France Brevets, IMT and EURECOM today announced a joint agreement with Qualcomm Incorporated to foster research into new technologies for future 5G standards. Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm will contribute funding and standards expertise to support wireless communications research by EURECOM and its partner organization Institut Mines-Télécom (IMT), while France Brevets will provide support in the area of intellectual property strategy.
France Brevets, EURECOM, IMT, and Qualcomm Incorporated today announced they will hold a joint 5G Conference in Paris on March 26-27, 2019. The Conference will be a unique opportunity to gain insights into 5G technology, the current evolutions of 5G standards, and plans for 5G commercialization. Guests will hear industry & technology experts from Qualcomm, academic & research experts from IMT and EURECOM, and IP policy experts from France Brevets about the latest developments in 5G innovation.
It’s official — 5G is here. Qualcomm ushered in this next generation of connectivity by applying 30 years of mobile leadership. 5G is the culmination of years of investment — intensive R&D, standards development, prototyping, interop testing, and product development — and the excitement is evident at MWC19 Barcelona.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Robert Bosch GmbH, today announced a research collaboration focused on 5G NR technology applications for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced at MWC19 Barcelona its first 5G customer premise equipment (CPE) reference design for sub-6 GHz and millimeter wave (mmWave) 5G fixed wireless broadband (FWB) products. The reference design features the newly announced second generation Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G modem and next generation Qualcomm® RF front-end (RFFE) components and modules for sub-6 GHz and mmWave deployments, providing a comprehensive 5G modem-to-antenna solution.
At Mobile World Congress, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Mobile Platform with 5G integrated into a System-on-Chip (SoC). The Company builds on its 5G leadership with the Snapdragon X50 and X55 5G modems and RF front-end (RFFE) solutions by offering a newly integrated Snapdragon 5G mobile platform, which reinforces the Company’s role in providing the global mobile ecosystem with the flexibility and scalability needed for broad and fast 5G adoption.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., today announced that its latest 8 series mobile platform is powering Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s latest and most cutting-edge flagship smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, S10e, S10 5G, for select regions. The Samsung Galaxy S10 line-up is powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform, which supports multi-gigabit connectivity and industry-leading on-device artificial intelligence (AI) to usher in a new decade of flagship mobile devices. The S10 5G is powered by Snapdragon 855 combined with the Snapdragon X50 modem and supports muti-gigabit 5G connectivity.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced its second-generation RF front-end (RFFE) solutions for 5G multi-mode mobile devices. The new products represent a comprehensive RF solution designed to work with the new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G modem, delivering a comprehensive modem-to-antenna system for high-performance 5G mobile devices supporting both sub-6 GHz and millimeter wave (mmWave) bands.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced an expansion of its 5G test networks to include new end-to-end over-the-air (OTA) configurations for both millimeter wave (mmWave) and sub-6 GHz bands. Located at Qualcomm Technologies research and development (R&D) locations in San Diego, California and Bridgewater, New Jersey, the new 5G networks will enable Qualcomm Technologies to validate new 3GPP Release 16+ designs ahead of standardization, refine 5G algorithms and technologies to further improve performance, test and demonstrate emerging edge computing capabilities such as low-latency extended reality (XR), and demonstrate 5G capabilities not yet deployed.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced that it will demonstrate advanced 5G New Radio (NR) technologies at Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2019 to showcase its roadmap and the broad range 5G technology innovations and solutions being applied across new applications and use cases. The live demos will highlight Qualcomm Technologies’ expanded use of enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) beyond smartphones based on 3GPP Release 15 (R15) and showcase new use cases that expand 5G NR to new industries in 3GPP Release 16 and beyond.
Audi AG (NASDAQ: AUDVF), Ducati, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), announced today the companies’ continued joint efforts to help accelerate commercial deployment for C-V2X direct communication technology for roadside safety, traffic efficiency and automated driving.
The City of Las Vegas, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), announced today the implementation of C-V2X vehicle communication technology in Las Vegas. Working closely with Commsignia, Inc., C-V2X enabled roadside units (RSUs) will be featured along select roadways as a part of a trial program designed to demonstrate the benefits of C-V2X direct communication technology, as well as advance commercial deployment for the technology. The trial also serves as the first public installation of C-V2X in Las Vegas, supporting the Southern Nevada’s goal to serve as a growing hub for new technologies for autonomy and smart transportation.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), today announced strong 5G device momentum with more than 30 5G design-wins, the majority of which are smartphones, from global OEMs featuring the Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform and the Snapdragon X50 5G modem family. In addition, all customer OEMs and nearly all the devices related to these 5G design-wins use Qualcomm® RF Front End (RFFE) solutions.
2018 was a pivotal year in our journey to make 5G a commercial reality.
We completed 5G NR interoperability testing and conducted field trials with our ecosystem partners. We also crossed many key milestones to prepare us for commercial 5G launches, such as the mmWave RF module for smartphone form factors, in order to provide users across the globe with multi-Gigabit speeds, ultra-low latency, and virtually unlimited capacity in 2019.
The new Qualcomm® 9205 LTE modem is unique in bringing together key innovations required to build cellular-enabled IoT products and services in a single chipset, including global multimode LTE category M1 (eMTC) and NB2 (NB-IoT) as well as 2G/E-GPRS connectivity, application processing, geolocation, hardware-based security, support for cloud services and accompanying developer tools.
At this week’s 3GPP plenary meeting in Sorrento, Italy, an anticipated, but still groundbreaking decision was made — to include support for 5G NR unlicensed spectrum in 3GPP Release 16, kicking off the work item.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced that China Mobile Communication Group Device Co., Ltd. (CMDC) and leading Chinese OEMs, including Xiaomi, OnePlus, OPPO, Vivo and ZTE, are developing 5G mobile devices featuring the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform using the Snapdragon X50 5G NR modem family.
During the first day of the annual Snapdragon Technology Summit, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), brought together global mobile operators AT&T, EE, Telstra and Verizon; global infrastructure provider Ericsson; global network infrastructure and mobile device leader Samsung; and device makers Motorola, NETGEAR and Inseego, to introduce the first commercial 5G mobile platform, Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform.
In 2017, we were hard at work on bringing 5G to life—accelerating 5G standardization, completing the world’s first 5G interoperability testing, continuing research, announcing products, and more that would ultimately enable 5G NR commercial deployments in 2019.
In 2016, we focused on the global 5G standard—5G NR—and showcased viability of some of the most challenging 5G technologies with our 5G NR prototypes.
2015 was the year we not only demonstrated a robust 5G mmWave design, but we also more broadly articulated our vision for 5G as the unifying connectivity fabric that can support existing and future use cases, and expand wireless to new industries.
5G is based on OFDM and will support all spectrum types and bands, from low and mid-band in the sub-6 GHz to high bands in the mmWave range, as well as licensed, unlicensed, and shared spectrum.
The path to 5G is a continuous process that started the day Qualcomm was founded. Our objective is to apply our extensive experience to system problems that arise in the design, analysis, implementation, and testing of digital communication processing systems and networks in order to bring reliable, functionally effective, user-friendly products to the marketplace.