Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of wireless technologies, products and services, today announced the Company will showcase a variety of products based on its Snapdragon™ platform at the Computex Taipei 2010 conference in Taipei, Taiwan. Qualcomm recently expanded its Snapdragon product roadmap, which is now incorporated in more than 140 device designs that have either launched or are currently in design. Qualcomm will display a range of these innovative devices, including smartphones, pocket tablets, and smartbooks in both full-size tablet and clamshell form factors.
“Qualcomm’s Snapdragon platform is making tremendous progress, powering some of the industry’s most compelling devices available today,” said Luis Pineda, senior vice president of marketing and product management for Qualcomm CDMA Technologies. “We are enabling a wide array of smartphones, e-readers, pocket tablets and smartbooks. With our newly expanded product family, Qualcomm is continuing to deliver an unsurpassed combination of mobile processing, connectivity and multimedia with optimized power consumption.”
During Computex Taipei, Qualcomm will have demonstrations of numerous mobile computing and multimedia technologies and a wide range of Snapdragon-powered devices available for viewing by appointment only at the Grand Hyatt Taipei. Snapdragon-powered devices being demonstrated will include:
• Acer’s Liquid and neoTouch smartphones
• Dell’s Streak 5” Android tablet
• HP’s Compaq Airlife 100 smartbook
• HTC’s Droid Incredible and Nexus One smartphones
• Huawei’s S7 tablet
• Lenovo’s LePhone smartphone
Other Snapdragon and various Gobi™-equipped devices, as well as eZone™ wireless technology and MediaFLO™ demonstrations, will also be available.
The smartbook device category includes devices with 7”-15” displays -- including clamshell and tablet form-factors – that merge the best aspects of a smartphone experience with the benefits of a larger display form factor.
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