Samsung's Kalmia First LTE Modem
Today Samsung announce the Kalmia, a new Long Term Evolution modem for mobile devices that is capable of downloading data at 100Mbps and uploading at 50Mbps. According to Samsung, the Kalmia is compliant with Release 8 of the 3GPP LTE spec. The LTE modem will be backward compatible with previous wireless data technologies. Additionally, Samsung has created an HSPA Evolution 3G baseband modem for cell phones based on Release 7 that is capable of download speeds of up to 28Mbps and upload speeds of 11.5 Mbps. Samsung expects the chips to be available for use in phones in 2010.
Samsung Says Its Modem First to Support 6 Carrier Aggregation
Samsung has breached 1.2 Gbps downloads with its latest LTE modem. The new radio is intended for Samsung's next-generation Exynos mobile processor and is the first to support six carrier aggregation (6CA), according to the company.
Qualcomm Snapdragon X20 Modem Powers 1.2Gbps Speeds
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon X20 LTE modem, which it says is the first Category 18 modem capable of download speeds up to 1.2Gbps. The X20 is manufactured using a 10nm FinFET process.
Qualcomm's Latest LTE Modem Boasts 450Mbps Downloads
Qualcomm today announced a new LTE modem and accompanying envelope tracker for mobile devices that has the potential to deliver blistering download and upload speeds. The Gobi 9x45 modem supports Category 10 LTE and global carrier aggregation for download speeds of up to 450Mbps and upload speeds of up to 100Mbps.
Samsung Exynos 8 Processor Includes LTE Modem
Samsung today introduced the Exynos 8 Octa processor, a system-on-a-chip that is the first from Samsung to also feature a Category 12/13 LTE modem. The chip is made with Samsung's 14nm process.
It's a chip
am i missing the point on this one?
And people need to stop differentiating between phones/smartphones and pc's, a file that someone is downloading is just that a file no...