Leading the way with advanced 4G LTE connectivity.
With 4G LTE built in, Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ powered devices can deliver faster data, quicker network response times, rich mobile app content and smooth connections to multiple networks on a single device. Also included is support for 4G LTE multimode, which lets you automatically connect to the best cell tower signal available to browse, share, sync, stream and talk from almost anywhere.*
Snapdragon 4G LTE Modems
Ultra-fast, reliable, and rich wireless connectivity — the foundation of all great mobile experiences — are virtually synonymous with Snapdragon processors. That is why we have extended the Snapdragon brand to include our latest LTE modems.
LTE Advanced is a collection of carrier aggregation, advanced antenna techniques and small cell enhancements that lead to big improvements in cell strength and data speeds. LTE Advanced supports the aggregation of up to five carriers, up to 100 MHz, to increase user data rates for higher connectivity performance. As a key component to how Qualcomm is answering the 1000x challenge, LTE Advanced is also designed to improve hyper-dense small cells deployment, and optimizes small cells through special features that support scaling for the capacity required. And beyond traditional mobile broadband, LTE Advanced technology is also being used for proximity based direct device-to-device discovery (LTE Direct) and as a platform for terrestrial TV (LTE Broadcast).
Playing a key part in commercializing LTE Advanced, carrier aggregation further improves data speed by pulling in multiple carriers within a cell coverage area to service a device. Carrier aggregation effectively binds carriers at the device, enabling more resources to support wider bandwidth for faster connectivity speeds. This increased bandwidth can also be used to improve the performance of bursty smartphone traffic, social media applications, instant messaging and more.
Qualcomm RF360 Front End Solution
Enabling a superior worldwide data and voice solution for mobile, Qualcomm RF360™ Front End Solution allows for a single LTE design with truly global 4G LTE connectivity. Integrated with Gobi modems that provide connectivity for Snapdragon processor powered mobile devices, Qualcomm RF360™ Front End Solution designed to improve overall power efficiency and all-round connectivity performance that bring the best mobile experiences to life virtually wherever you need them.
Exhilarating speeds are only the beginning.
Snapdragon processors and modems can do much more than just provide you with a fast mobile Internet connection. That’s why they are the standard by which all others are measured.
Multimode (LTE FDD, LTE TDD, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, CDMA 1x, EV-DO, GSM) and multiband support 40+ and counting) means your Snapdragon-powered mobile device can keep you connected virtually anywhere there is cellular coverage.
LTE Dual SIM
The thrill of 4G LTE speeds with the convenience and flexibility of dual SIM. Carry one phone instead of two, optimize your spending, and stay in touch with people you care about – and you don’t have to give up LTE speeds to do it.
VoLTE, VT, and Wi-Fi Call Continuity
The next-generation of calls — native video calling, HD Voice over LTE with call continuity to 2G/3G for optimum coverage, plus Wi-Fi voice and video calling with seamless handoff to and from LTE. It’s the renaissance of the humble telephone call.
A superior way to simultaneously deliver the same content to a large number of users, without slowing down connectivity. Instantly view popular content, such as live sports, breaking news feeds and magazine downloads, or download the latest OS update wherever you are.
*Dependent on carrier operator and 3G/4G network availability.