Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem


The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X5 LTE Modem was the mobile industry’s first to implement 4G LTE Advanced carrier aggregation, achieving and LTE Category 4 peak download data rates of up to 150Mbps by aggregation of two 10MHz LTE.

Qualcomm Snapdragon modems are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries.


Cellular Modem

Chipset: Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem, Snapdragon 616 processor, Snapdragon 415 processor, Snapdragon 412 processor, Snapdragon 212 Mobile Platform, Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform

Multi SIM: LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)

Next-generation Calling Services: VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) with LTE call continuity, Native HD video calling, HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE, CSFB to 3G and 2G

LTE Category

Downlink LTE Category: LTE Category 4

LTE Downlink Features

Downlink LTE Streams: 4x 37.5Mbps LTE streams, 2x 75Mbps LTE streams

Downlink Carrier Aggregation: 2x10 MHz carrier aggregation, 1x20 MHz downlink

Downlink QAM: Up to 64-QAM

LTE Uplink Features

Uplink Technology: Uplink Data Compression (UDC)

Uplink Carrier Aggregation: 1x20 MHz

Uplink QAM: Up to 16-QAM

LTE Speed

LTE Peak Download Speed: 150 Mbps

LTE Peak Upload Speed: 50 Mbps

Cellular Technology


LTE Technology: LTE TDD, LTE FDD, LTE Broadcast


Part Numbers: MDM9207, MDM9x07C, MDM9625, MDM9207C, MDM9628, MDM9625M, MDM9307, MDM9225, MDM9320, MDM9607, MDM9225M

  1. Snapdragon X5 LTE modem (9x25/20)
  2. Snapdragon 210/212, Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem (9x28/9x07)
  3. MDM9x25/20, Snapdragon 210/212/X5 LTE modem only

Compare related products.

ChipsetDownlink LTE CategoryUplink LTE CategoryLTE Peak Download SpeedLTE Peak Upload Speed
Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem
Snapdragon 616 processor
Snapdragon 415 processor
Snapdragon 412 processor
Snapdragon 212 Mobile Platform
Snapdragon 210 processor
Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform
LTE Category 4
150 Mbps
50 Mbps
Snapdragon X7 LTE Modem
LTE Category 6
300 Mbps
50 Mbps
  1. MDM9x25/20, Snapdragon 210/212/X5 LTE modem only
  2. Snapdragon 210/212, Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem (9x28/9x07)
  3. Snapdragon X5 LTE modem (9x25/20)
  4. Snapdragon 412/415/616
  5. Snapdragon 210/212/X5 LTE modem (9x28/9x07)
  6. All others
  7. Without carrier aggregation