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Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon X50 5G modem array

Multi-mode chipset solutions compliant with the 3GPP-based 5G NR global system

The Snapdragon X50 family is expected to be available to support the first large-scale 5G NR trials and commercial network launches starting in 2019.
The Snapdragon X50 family is expected to be available to support the first large-scale 5G NR trials and commercial network launches starting in 2019.

Mobile chip designer Qualcomm Incorporated, has announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies Inc, is expanding the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem family to include 5G new radio (NR) multi-mode chipset solutions compliant with the 3GPP-based 5G NR global system.

Supporting operation in the sub-6 GHz and multi-band millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum, these new modems are designed to provide a unified 5G design for all major spectrum types and bands while addressing a wide range of use cases and deployment scenarios.

The Snapdragon X50 5G modem family is engineered to provide wider bandwidths and extreme speeds for enhanced mobile broadband.