Qualcomm said which manufacturers one of the first release of 5G smartphones

“Pioneers” will be Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Lenovo, Wingtech, and ZTE. They will use their smartphones modems from Qualcomm Snapdragon X50.

“Pioneers” will be Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Lenovo, Wingtech, and ZTE. They will use their smartphones modems from Qualcomm Snapdragon X50.

A few months ago, Qualcomm said that already at least 19 manufacturers are going to release next year smartphones with its 5G modems. And today during the 4G/5G Summit were shown a list of these manufacturers.
Who are the partners

Thus, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, OnePlus, Sony Mobile, Motorola, Asus, Fujitsu, HMD, HTC, LG Electronics, Sharp, Sierra, Telit, Kailu Technology (WNC) and others. They will use their smartphones modems from Qualcomm Snapdragon X50.

Surprisingly, companies like Smartisan and Meizu, in the list there.

Recall, Snapdragon X50 is the first modem for smartphones running in 5G networks. It provides speeds of 1.25 Gbps and connects at the mmWave band with a frequency of 28 GHz. In the future, when the potential of 5G networks is fully revealed, the new product will be able to give speed up to 5 Gbps.
Who was the first

But one of the first will be the program participants 5G Pioneer Initiative. This is Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Lenovo, Wingtech, and ZTE.

But the absolute leader should be Xiaomi Mi 3 Mix, which debuts in a few days — October 25th.

But Samsung has its own 5G-modem – the Exynos Modem 5100.

Source: Gizchina
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