TITLE

Qualcomm, Samsung ink mobile chip deal

AUTHOR(S)
Nobel, Carmen
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
eWeek;12/5/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an announcement of a contract of cell phone technology company Qualcomm with chip maker Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. The contract will provide both technology and manufacturing services to Qualcomm. The agreement of Qualcomm with Samsung will provide an additional source of supply to Qualcomm and assist it in its strategy aimed to ensure capacity to support existing and anticipated business growth in both Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and CDMA markets. While Qualcomm holds the majority of patents for CDMA technology, the company outsources its chip production.
ACCESSION #
19121333

 

Related Articles

  • Qualcomm Invests Up to $100M in China CDMA.  // Electronic News;6/9/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 23, pN.PAG 

    Deals with the announcement of Qualcomm Inc. regarding its commitment to invest in early to mid-stage Chinese companies working on the development and commercialization of code division multiple access based products, applications, and services.

  • NORTH AMERICA CDMA MARKET. Fitchard, Kevin // Telephony;3/14/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 5, p12 

    The article reports that Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (Samsung), signaling its intent to become more aggressive in the crowded North American code division multiple access market, is announcing at the Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association's Wireless 2005 three new base stations for...

  • Samsung may make own CDMA chipsets. Omatseye, Sam // RCR Wireless News;4/21/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p16 

    Reports on the possible development of code division multiple access chips by Samsung Electronics Co. in 2003. Speculation of industry watchers on the inclination of Samsung to rely less on Qualcomm Inc.; Advantage of the move according to Robert Sanchez, vice president and chief technology...

  • Novatel, Garmin Plan CDMA Devices. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;06/26/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p34 

    Reports that Qualcomm has licensed its code division multiple access (CDMA) and High Data Rate (HDR) technologies to radiomodem maker Novatel Communications and Garmin. Novatel's plans of offering 56Kbps General Packet Radio Service modems for global system for mobile (GSM) communication...

  • CDMA phones tackle multimedia in the midrange. Nass, Richard // Portable Design;Mar2005, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p22 

    This article centers on two cellular handsets, both designed for the code division multiple access (CDMA) market and both operating on the Sprint network. The A680 and A700 are manufactured by Samsung. A680 went into design in the fall of 2003, and the telephone went into production the...

  • CDMA chipset shortage hits second-tier handset makers.  // Wireless Asia;Apr2004, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p8 

    Reports on the effects of the shortage of code division multiple access (CDMA) handset chipsets by Qualcomm Inc. on Korean handset makers. Inability of Qualcomm Inc. to meet demands for its lower-end CDMA handset chipsets; Reduction of orders by smaller makers at the lower-end of the market;...

  • Qualcomm's TD-SCDMA patent claims bear more weight as China moves closer to deployments. Morse, Joni // RCR Wireless News; 

    The article reports that Qualcomm's TD-SCDMA patent claims bear more weight as China moves closer to deployments. The company is likely making it known that it is charging for use of TD-SCDMA in an attempt to set a precedent, to get people used to the idea that they consider the technology...

  • Putting out the trash. Luna, Lynnette // Telephony;04/16/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 16, p11 

    Focuses on the disagreement among mobile phone manufacturers about wireless communications standards. Competition between advocates of CDMA and GSM standards; Standard supported by the company Ericcson; Standard supported by the company Qualcomm.

  • AAPT selects samsung to build CDMA network. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;09/06/99, Vol. 18 Issue 36, p28 

    Focuses on AAPT Ltd.'s awarding of a contract to Samsung Electronics. Design and construction of systems integration services for a Code Division Multiple Access network in Australia; Expansion of the take-up rate of data access services; Failed takeover bid by Cable & Wireless Optus Ltd. for...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics