Press Release

Qualcomm Incorporated Announces Resignation of Frank Savage from its Board of Directors

May 17, 2004San Diego

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Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), pioneer and world leader of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) digital wireless technology, today announced that Frank Savage had resigned as a member of Qualcomm's Board of Directors. Mr. Savage had served as a member of its Board since 1996.

"Frank Savage has served Qualcomm and its stockholders well and has continually provided me with valuable counsel," said Dr. Irwin Mark Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Qualcomm. "We appreciate the service he has rendered and his many contributions to the Board. All members of the Board join me in wishing Frank the best in his future endeavors."

Qualcomm Incorporated ( is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company's CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2003 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.

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