Qualcomm introduced the super-fast modem Snapdragon X24 LTE

By: Pavel Chuikin | 15.02.2018, 13:53
Qualcomm introduced the super-fast modem Snapdragon X24 LTE

The company Qualcomm story about the imminent successor to the modem Snapdragon X20 LTE called Snapdragon X24 LTE.


According to company representatives, Snapdragon X24 LTE is the world's first LTE-modem of the Cat.20 series with a data transfer rate of up to 2 Gbit / s (in Snapdragon X20 LTE this figure is up to 1.2 Gbit / s). The maximum upload speed is 316 Mbps (for Snapdragon X20 LTE - 150 Mbps). The only one ahead of the new modem is the announced Snapdragon X50 (up to 5 Gb / s), but it is made for 5G-networks.

Snapdragon X24 LTE is also the first in the world modem, created by 7-nm technology. The model supports twenty spatial LTE streams, FD-MIMO, 256-QAM mode and Massive MIMO technology. In addition, the new modem works with all major cellular technologies (LTE FDD, LTE TDD, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, EV-DO, CDMA 1x and GSM / EDGE), including 3G and 2G, LTE Dual SIM, LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS) + LAA, HD and Ultra HD Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and LTE Broadcast. A full-fledged presentation of the fastest LTE modem Snapdragon X24 LTE is expected at MWC 2018.

Source: Qualcomm