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Year of 5G proliferation.

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.

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2020

1/6 Qualcomm Introduces Car-to-Cloud Service for Over-the-Air Vehicle Updates and On-Demand Services & Features

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.

1/6 Qualcomm Introduces Comprehensive Platform for Roadside and Onboard Units to Further Accelerate C-V2X Global Momentum

Building on the global momentum of Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X), and to fulfill both the vehicle and the roadside infrastructure needs to address secure road safety, and mobility applications.

1/6 Qualcomm and ZTE Achieve 5G Landmark with Voice Over NR Call

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.

1/6 Qualcomm Accelerates Autonomous Driving with New Platform – Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporate

Qualcomm Technologies unveiled at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) its newest addition to the company’s extensive portfolio of automotive products with the new Qualcomm® Snapdragon Ride™ Platform – one of the automotive industry’s most advanced, scalable and open autonomous driving solutions, which consists of the family of Snapdragon Ride™ Safety system-on-chips (SoCs), Snapdragon Ride™ Safety Accelerator and Snapdragon Ride™ Autonomous Stack.

1/20 Qualcomm Launches Three New Snapdragon Mobile Platforms to Address Ongoing Demand for 4G Smartphones

Qualcomm Technologies announced the launch of three new mobile platforms: the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 720G, 662 and 460, which will enable enhanced user experiences across connectivity, gaming and entertainment.

1/22 Audi of America, Virginia DOT and Qualcomm Announce Initial C-V2X Deployment in Virginia

1/30 KDDI Certifies Qualcomm 9205 LTE Modem on Carrier’s Low-Power Wide-Area Networks

Qualcomm Technologies has some exciting news to announce: Japanese network operator KDDI CORPORATION has certified our cutting-edge Qualcomm® 9205 LTE IoT modem's capabilities for their 3GPP Release-14 LTE-M network, helping set the stage for the growth of IoT in Japan.

2/11 Flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform Powers the Samsung Galaxy S20 Series

Qualcomm Technologies announced that its latest flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G Mobile Platform is powering Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s latest and most cutting-edge smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy S20 series (S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra), for select regions.

2/18 Qualcomm Announces Breakthrough Qualcomm ultraSAW RF Filter Technology for 5G/4G Mobile Devices

Qualcomm Technologies announced the Qualcomm® ultraSAW filter technology, another groundbreaking innovation in the company’s industry-leading wireless technology portfolio that builds on the company’s legacy of developing breakthrough technologies and enabling new experiences and expanding the mobile ecosystem.

2/18 Qualcomm Introduces Third-Generation 5G Modem-RF System to Enhance 5G Performance Globally

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced the Snapdragon X60 5G Modem-RF System, its third-generation 5G modem-to-antenna solution (the Snapdragon X60).

2/25 Qualcomm Accelerates XR Headset Development with the new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2 5G Reference Design

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. unveiled a new extended reality (XR) reference design headset based on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ XR2 Platform, making it the world’s first 5G-enabled XR reference design that packs superior performance, immersion and interactivity.

2/25 Mobile Operators to Support 5G PCs Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon Compute Platforms

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that leading mobile operators from around the world will support 5G PCs powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Compute Platforms.

2/25 Global Cellular Infrastructure Firms Select Qualcomm 5G RAN Technologies

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that leading mobile operators from around the world will support 5G PCs powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Compute Platforms.

2/25 Qualcomm Demonstrates Future 5G Technologies That Enhance Performance, Efficiency, and Enable New Use Cases

Continuing the Company’s legacy of developing and demonstrating breakthrough technologies, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. is announcing a suite of new advanced 5G technology demonstrations, providing a glimpse of our rich roadmap of 5G technologies.

2/25 Flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform Powers First Wave of 2020 5G Smartphones

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and brands ASUS, Black Shark, Fujitsu Connected Technologies Limited, iQOO, Lenovo, Nubia, OPPO, realme, Redmi, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Sharp Corporation, Sony, vivo, Xiaomi and ZTE have selected the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G Mobile Platform for their 5G device launches this year.

3/10 Qualcomm Announces Significant Progress Toward Commercial Introduction of C-V2X in Europe

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, today announced that multiple Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) products from leading automotive and infrastructure suppliers, featuring the Qualcomm® 9150 C-V2X Platform, have completed certification in accordance with the European Radio Equipment Directive (“RED”) Certification in Europe, a requirement for placing radio equipment on the market.

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