AT&T Wireless Names WCDMA Network Suppliers
Jul 23, 2003, 2:01 PM by (staff)
AT&T Wireless today announced agreements with Nortel Networks and Ericsson to deploy what is expected to be the first commercial WCDMA network in North America. Ericsson previously supplied equipment for AT&T's current WCMDA test network in Dallas, TX. The new agreements mark progress on AT&T's commitment with Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo to launch WCDMA service in four U.S. cities by the end of 2004. DoCoMo launched the world's first commercial WCDMA network in 2001, and holds a 16% stake in AT&T Wireless.
Samsung to Pay Note7 Suppliers for Unused Parts
Oct 18, 2016
Samsung today said it will pay its component suppliers for any Galaxy Note7 parts they may have already made. The company will also compensate suppliers for in-progress or unfinished parts, as well as any materials those suppliers purchased to manufacture the parts.
Qualcomm's Snapdragon X50 5G Modem to Connect First 5G Networks and Devices
Feb 8, 2018
Qualcomm today said various network operators plan to use its Snapdragon X50 5G modem in trials this year, while a number of device makers have selected the X50 for mobile gear due next year. According to Qualcomm, the carriers committed to the X50 include AT&T, British Telecom, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, KDDI, NTT DoCoMo, Orange, Singtel, SK Telecom, Sprint, Telstra, Verizon, and others.
OnePlus Sold Out of 5T In North America, No Plans to Restock
Mar 24, 2018
OnePlus has sold through its supply of OnePlus 5T handsets in North America and will not replenish its stores, reports Engadget. Kyle Kiang, head of global marketing and general manager of North America at OnePlus, said the 5T met stronger-than-expented demand in the U.S.
Verizon Says It Has Completed a 5G NR Call with a Phone-Type Device
Sep 10, 2018
Verizon Wireless continues to make progress in developing its future 5G network. The latest milestone saw Verizon and partners Ericsson and Qualcomm create a 5G NR call using commercial equipment and a smartphone-sized test device.