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Qualcomm unveils 2Gbps X24 modem, hinting at 7nm Snapdragon 855 for the Galaxy S10

3 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

Despite its spats with Apple, and the subsequent loss of one of its biggest clients to Intel, Qualcomm remains the top dog when it comes to cellular connectivity, and it just announced the first wireless modem that can hit 2 Gbps 4G LTE downloads, the X24, and the first chip announced to use the 7nm production process, ready to go into "commercial devices" by year's end.
That's much faster than the X20 in Snapdragon 845 which is arriving with Galaxy S9. That one can take advantage of up to 1.2 Gbps speeds, just like the current top modem, found ...
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Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 Modem Hits 2 Gbps Downloads

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 Modem Hits 2 Gbps Downloads

3 monthes ago   |   By Phone Scoop

Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon X24, a Cat 20 LTE modem with support for downloads up to 2 Gbps, to its hardware partners. The X24 is built on a 7nm FinFET process and includes advanced LTE technologies, such as 7-channel carrier aggregation, 4x4 MIMO on up to five carriers, and Massive MIMO. The X24 supports all deployed LTE bands worldwide and can be configured as needed by each carrier with licensed spectrum or License Assisted Access. Up the uplink, the X24 supports 3 x 20 MHz carrier aggregation up to 256-QAM. Qualcomm says the Snapdragon X24 is paired with an RF transceiver...
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Qualcomm announces Snapdragon X24 LTE modem that can support up to 2 Gbps download speeds

3 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Qualcomm today announced their latest LTE model X24 that can deliver download speeds of up to 2 Gbps. It is also the first-announced chip built on a leading-edge 7 nanometer FinFET process that will lead to better power efficiency. The Snapdragon X24 LTE modem delivers 2x the speed of the Qualcomm's previous generation Gigabit LTE modem,...
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Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 LTE modem trounces fibre broadband speeds

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 LTE modem trounces fibre broadband speeds

3 monthes ago   |   By The Inquirer

But you won't be able to benefit from it until at least 2019
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Qualcomm's X24 Modem Pushes 4G LTE to 2Gbps

3 monthes ago   |   By PCMag

Qualcomm's new modem, scheduled for 2019, will let 4G LTE networks reach near-5G speeds.
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Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 will likely be its last LTE modem

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 will likely be its last LTE modem

3 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Qualcomm is working to bring 5G to the masses - but you might not be aware that the super-speedy connections could be available as soon as this year. Here is how Qualcomm is working to deploy 5G.
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Fiber-like internet and a glimpse of our 5G future are coming to smartphones in 2019

Fiber-like internet and a glimpse of our 5G future are coming to smartphones in 2019

3 monthes ago   |   By TechRadar

A new smartphone modem from Qualcomm has launched, boasting speeds of up to 2Gbps and giving us a glimpse of the 5G future we can expect to see rolling out on phones from next year. The Snapdragon X24 LTE modem is not only the first modem to offer 2Gbps speeds, it's also the first to use the 7nm FinFET process. That means it's smaller and more efficient than the previous seven generations of the chip. Qualcomm says that the fiber-like internet speeds that the X24 LTE modem is capable of will give us "mobile experiences such as immersive 360-degree video, connected cloud computing, rich...
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Qualcomm Unveils 2Gbps LTE Modem, The Snapdragon X24

3 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Last week Qualcomm announced how its Snapdragon X50 modem, designed with gigabyte connections in mind, is now seeing significant levels of interest and commitment at both the OEM and operator level. Following on from that announcement, the company has now introduced its newest and fastest solution - the Snapdragon X24 LTE modem. This new modem is the follow-up to the Snapdragon X20 which was first announced this time last year and the modem which is expected to be included with the Snapdragon 845 SoC when it starts making its way to the market in a number of 2018 flagship smartphones.
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Can't wait for 5G? How your next phone goes supersonic in 4G - CNET

3 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Qualcomm's new LTE modem may double your phone's LTE speed.
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Qualcomm is doubling down on LTE before moving onto 5G

Qualcomm is doubling down on LTE before moving onto 5G

3 monthes ago   |   By Android Central

Before we get to 5G, Qualcomm is debuting a new LTE chip with twice the speed of today's phones.
It's often said that the arc of a mature industry showcases its best products right before it becomes obsolete. This is conveyed as an "S-curve", where after a burst of investment and innovation, a particular category plateaus and makes way for whatever comes afterward.
We're in that stage for 4G mobile service, better known as LTE. We're on the cusp of seeing its successor, 5G, mature enough to ship in phones and practically everything else that connects to the internet, but one purveyor of...
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Qualcomm's latest mobile modem promises ‘fibre-like internet speeds'

Qualcomm's latest mobile modem promises ‘fibre-like internet speeds'

3 monthes ago   |   By Pocket-lint

The latest mobile modem from Qualcomm promises “fibre-like” speeds of up to 2Gbps. It's coming to flagship phones late this year and into 2019.So if we get a Galaxy S10 next year it's likely to be inside it.The Snapdragon X24 Gigabit LTE mobile...
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Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 modem will enable 2 Gbps LTE speeds

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 modem will enable 2 Gbps LTE speeds

3 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Even as the race toward real-world 5G picks up steam, LTE technology as it exists will remain crucial for most of us in the next few years. Qualcomm's latest gigabit LTE modem, the X24, can reach speeds of 2 Gbps - a si...
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Qualcomm Announces MDM9206 IoT Modem Software Development Kit

3 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Qualcomm has announced a new Software Development Kit specifically designed for use with the Snapdragon MDM9206 IoT modem. With this being an SDK, it is more intended for background usage to fine-tune the MDM9206 modem ahead of its inclusion in a commercial product. Therefore, this will be of note to original equipment manufacturers and developers who are currently in the process of developing LTE-enabled IoT options.
While the MDM9206 is a chipset that is already available, it is due to receive some additional support this year. As along with the announcement of the SDK, Qualcomm also...
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Qualcomm's new 2Gbps LTE modem is an important step toward 5G

Qualcomm's new 2Gbps LTE modem is an important step toward 5G

3 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Qualcomm has announced its newest LTE modem for smartphones ahead of Mobile World Congress, the Snapdragon X24, which promises to reach top download speeds of up to 2Gbps.
The company claims that the X24 is the first Category 20 LTE modem that can support those kinds of speeds, as well as the first 7nm process chip on the market. At top speed, it's twice as fast as the company's previous gigabit LTE modem, and while it's still unlikely to see those speeds in real life - which is more of a carrier-side problem - improving the technology in devices should still lead to faster speeds...
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Qualcomm's new X24 LTE modem features 2Gbps peak download speeds

Qualcomm's new X24 LTE modem features 2Gbps peak download speeds

3 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Qualcomm has announced what is likely its last LTE modem, the X24, capable of 2Gbps peak download speeds. The chipset giant has already started sampling the modem, with devices expected to hit the market by the end of 2018. Not only is it the world's first Cat 20 LTE modem to offer 2Gbps speeds, it's also the world's first announced chip built on a 7-nanometer FinFET process. The previous smallest node was 10nm. Qualcomm says its fibre-like data speeds enhance burgeoning data-heavy cellular activities like immersive 360-degree video, connected cloud computing and instant apps. This modem...
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