Snapdragon Modem Comparison

Qualcomm Snapdragon is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Compare Snapdragon 4G LTE Modems

ChipsetLTE CategoryDownlink FeaturesUplink FeaturesPeak Download SpeedPeak Upload SpeedSupported Cellular TechnologiesMulti SIMNext-generation Calling Services
Snapdragon X24 LTE Modem
LTE Category 20
7x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 4x4 MIMO on five carriers
Full-Dimension MIMO (FD-MIMO)
Maximum 20 spatial streams
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
3x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 2x 106Mbps LTE streams
Uplink data compression
2 Gbps
316 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD including CBRS support
LAA
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
Dual SIM Dual VoLTE (DSDV)
LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)+LAA
VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G
HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS)
CSFB to 3G and 2G
Snapdragon X20 LTE Modem
LTE Category 18 (downlink)
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
5x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 4x4 MIMO on three carriers
Maximum 12 spatial streams
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 2x 75Mbps LTE streams
Up to 64-QAM
Uplink data compression
1.2 Gbps
150 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD including CBRS support
LAA
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
Dual SIM Dual VoLTE (DSDV)
VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G
HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS)
CSFB to 3G and 2G
Snapdragon X16 LTE Modem
LTE Category 16 (downlink)
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
4x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 4x4 MIMO on two carriers
Maximum 10 spatial streams
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 2x 75Mbps LTE streams
Up to 64-QAM
Uplink data compression
1 Gbps
150 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD
LAA
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
LTE + W/G/1x Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)
VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G
HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS)
CSFB to 3G and 2G
Snapdragon X12 LTE Modem
Snapdragon 821 processor
Snapdragon 820 processor
Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform
Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
LTE Category 12 (downlink)
3x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 4x4 MIMO on one carrier
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 2x 75Mbps LTE streams
Up to 64-QAM
Uplink data compression
600 Mbps
150 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD
LTE-U
LWA
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)
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
Snapdragon X7 LTE Modem
LTE Category 6
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 64-QAM
1x20 MHz
Up to 16-QAM
300 Mbps
50 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)
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
Snapdragon X5 LTE Modem
Snapdragon 616 processor
Snapdragon 415 processor
Snapdragon 412 processor
Snapdragon 212 processor
Snapdragon 210 processor
LTE Category 4 (downlink)
2x10 MHz carrier aggregation
1x20 MHz downlink
4x 37.5Mbps LTE streams
2x 75Mbps LTE streams
Up to 64-QAM
1x20 MHz
Uplink data compression
Up to 16-QAM
150 Mbps
50 Mbps
LTE FDD
LTE TDD
LTE Broadcast
WCDMA (3C-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
WCDMA (DC-HSDPA, HSUPA)
WCDMA (DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
TD-SCDMA
CDMA 1x
EV-DO
GSM/EDGE
LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)
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
 

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Chipsets

Snapdragon 430 processor

Snapdragon 652 processor

Snapdragon 650 processor

Snapdragon 617 processor

Snapdragon 653 processor

Snapdragon 626 processor

Snapdragon 625 processor

Snapdragon 435 processor

Snapdragon 427 processor

Snapdragon 810 processor

Snapdragon 808 processor

Downlink Features

2x10MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

2x 75Mbps LTE streams (without carrier aggregation) or 4x 37.5Mbps LTE streams (with 2x10 MHz carrier aggregation)

2x20Mz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Up to 4x 75Mbps LTE streams

2x20Mz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Up to 4x 75Mbps LTE streams

3x20MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Up to 6x 75Mbps LTE streams

Uplink Features

1x20MHz

Up to 64-QAM

Uplink data compression

1x 75Mbps LTE stream

2x20MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 16-QAM

Uplink data compression

Up to 2x 50Mbps LTE streams

Snapdragon Upload+

  • 2x20MHz carrier aggregation
  • Up to 64-QAM
  • Uplink data compression
  • Up to 2x 75Mbps LTE streams

1x20MHz

Up to 16-QAM

1x 50Mbps LTE stream

LTE Category

4 (Downlink)

5 (Uplink)

7

7 (Downlink)

13 (Uplink)

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Peak Download Speed

150 Mbps

300 Mbps 300 Mbps 450 Mbps
Peak Upload Speed

75 Mbps

100 Mbps 150 Mbps 50 Mbps
Global Mode

Snapdragon All Mode

Snapdragon All Mode

Snapdragon All Mode

Snapdragon All Mode

Supported Cellular Technologies

LTE FDD

LTE TDD

WCDMA (DC-HSDPA, HSUPA)

TD-SCDMA

EV-DO

CDMA 1x

GSM/EDGE

LTE FDD

LTE TDD

WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)

TD-SCDMA

EV-DO

CDMA 1x

GSM/EDGE

LTE FDD

LTE TDD

WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)

TD-SCDMA

EV-DO

CDMA 1x

GSM/EDGE

LTE FDD

LTE TDD

WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)

TD-SCDMA

EV-DO

CDMA 1x

GSM/EDGE

LTE Broadcast Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi SIM

LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby

LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby

LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby

LTE Dual SIM Dual Active

LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby

Next-generation Calling Services

VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G

HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE

Ultra HD Voice (EVS) over VoLTE

Native HD video calling

CSFB to 3G and 2G voice

Wi-Fi calling with call continuity between LTE and Wi-Fi

VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G

HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE

Native HD video calling

CSFB to 3G and 2G voice

Smart Wi-Fi calling with call continuity between LTE and Wi-Fi, and real-time Wi-Fi quality monitoring

VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G

HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE

Ultra HD Voice (EVS) over VoLTE

Native HD video calling

CSFB to 3G and 2G voice

Smart Wi-Fi calling with call continuity between LTE and Wi-Fi, and real-time Wi-Fi quality monitoring

VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G

HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE

Native HD video calling

CSFB to 3G and 2G voice

Wi-Fi calling with call continuity between LTE and Wi-Fi

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