Qualcomm announced the release of a new modem cellular LTE Snapdragon X24, which is designed for mobile devices.
The company claims that production of the new modem occurs at the 7-nanometer process technology FinFet. In addition, the world’s first LTE modem Category 20, so you can download data using mobile networks at speeds up to 2 Gbit/s. Maximum upload speed — 316 Mbps.
If you compare Snapdragon X24 LTE with its predecessor, the Snapdragon LTE modem X20, we see almost double the growth rate – from 1.2 Gbps to the already mentioned 2 GB/s. it should Also be noted that the new product works with all major cellular technologies (LTE FDD, LTE TDD, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, EV-DO, CDMA 1x and GSM/EDGE), 3G and 2G, LTE Dual SIM, Dual LTE SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)+LAA, HD and Ultra HD Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and LTE Broadcast.
Snapdragon X24 LTE supports up to 7 aggregation of the carrier frequencies (CA). Technology aggregation of bearing is the combination of a certain number of load-bearing components with frequency bands of different width. This increases data transfer speed and network performance.
It is reported that the samples of the Snapdragon LTE modem X24 are now being delivered to other manufacturers. A full presentation of the device must be held at the exhibition MWC 2018.