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Ookla: Early U.S. 5G is up to 7.5 times faster than 4G with Qualcomm’s X50

Ookla: Early U.S. 5G is up to 7.5 times faster than 4G with Qualcomm’s X50

The maker of Speedtest tools for network testing says that it's seeing factor-controlled improvements in the 7.5 times range for 5G over 4G.
Report: Apple Bought Loads of Cheap Patents to Make Qualcomm Look Bad

Report: Apple Bought Loads of Cheap Patents to Make Qualcomm Look Bad

The lawsuit between Apple and Qualcomm is over, but there are some significant allegations of dirty-dealing on Apple's part. The post Report: Apple Bought Loads of Cheap Patents to Make Qualcomm Look
Qualcomm Forces Apple to Pull iPhone 7, 8 From Sale in Germany

Qualcomm Forces Apple to Pull iPhone 7, 8 From Sale in Germany

Apple has been forced to pull the iPhone 7 and 8 from sale in Germany following a court decision against it. The post Qualcomm Forces Apple to Pull iPhone 7, 8 From Sale in Germany appeared first on
AT&T Unveils 5G Hotspot, Monthly Plan at Eye-Watering Prices

AT&T Unveils 5G Hotspot, Monthly Plan at Eye-Watering Prices

AT&T's first 5G service has arrived, but we'd scarcely call it affordable. The post AT&T Unveils 5G Hotspot, Monthly Plan at Eye-Watering Prices appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Verizon plans Samsung 5G phone with Qualcomm modem for first half of 2019

Verizon plans Samsung 5G phone with Qualcomm modem for first half of 2019

In an interesting twist, Samsung is turning to Qualcomm to provide a mobile 5G modem for its Verizon smartphone, rather than using its own component.

OnePlus will release one of the first 5G smartphones

Shortly after Qualcomm president Cristiano Amon told us to expect at least two 5G flagship smartphones next year, you kind of know what to expect when OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei joined him on stage.

Qualcomm is expecting two waves of 5G flagship smartphones in 2019

If you've been wondering when to expect the first 5G smartphone on the market, there's now a somewhat official answer from none other than Qualcomm. Speaking at the 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong, Qualcomm
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X24 will likely be its last LTE modem

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

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. The
Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G Modem Tapped For Trials

Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G Modem Tapped For Trials

Qualcomm is partnering up with a range of companies across the globe on early 5G deployments. Expect this one to be a knockdown-dragout between itself and Intel. The post Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G
Qualcomm announces 18 OEMs will build 5G devices in 2019 with its X50 modem

Qualcomm announces 18 OEMs will build 5G devices in 2019 with its X50 modem

At the company's "5G Day" event in San Diego yesterday, Qualcomm announced that it had secured 18 OEM partners to build 5G devices using the company's new X50 5G modem in 2019. Notable among them are
Next-Generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Rumors Swirl

Next-Generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Rumors Swirl

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 announcement is barely two months old, and yet a new Snapdragon 850 may already be in the works. The post Next-Generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Rumors Swirl appeared first

Qualcomm reveals its 5G reference smartphone design as it achieves first 5G data connection

With 4G coverage being available pretty wherever we go these days, Qualcomm is one of the companies working hard to crack 5G, the next generation data connection. Back at MWC in February, Qualcomm was
Qualcomm successfully achieves 5G data speeds on its upcoming X50 modem

Qualcomm successfully achieves 5G data speeds on its upcoming X50 modem

5G is still a few years away for most of us, but networks and tech companies are laying the groundwork for it right now. One year ago, Qualcomm announced it was developing its first 5G-capable mobile