Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
More CDMA mobile phones to have Bluetooth
Posted on 18-Jun-2003 07:37. | Tags Filed under: News.



Good news for CDMA users: Qualcomm and Broadcom announced a non-binding agreement to jointly develop, promote and market Bluetooth™ solutions for CDMA mobile phones.

Although 20% of GSM mobile phones in the market implement Bluetooth, not many on the CDMA do.

As part of the collaboration, Qualcomm's Mobile Station Modem (MSM™) baseband solutions, which include fully integrated Bluetooth baseband technology, will be combined with Broadcom's short-range wireless RF products to provide a complete, fully tested Bluetooth solution for 3G CDMA devices.

"By working closely with Broadcom, we hope to expand the use of Bluetooth technologies on 3G wireless networks throughout the world. Bluetooth is invaluable in providing enterprise solutions, such as instant high-speed connectivity between handsets and laptops," said Sanjay Jha, president of QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies. "We look forward to working with Broadcom to make Bluetooth widely used on CDMA2000 and WCDMA/UMTS networks worldwide."

"We anticipate that our collaboration with Qualcomm will raise the bar on Bluetooth performance and ease of use in the mobile phone arena and accelerate the integration of Bluetooth into PCs and PDAs as well," said Alan "Lanny" Ross, president and chief executive officer of Broadcom.


More information: http://www.qualcomm.com/press/pr/releases2003...

comments powered by Disqus




Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by TimA, last reply by freitasm on 17-Jan-2017 04:35 (1687 replies)
Pages... 111 112 113


New Unlimited Fixed Broadband
Created by LivingSkinny, last reply by dickytim on 17-Jan-2017 06:43 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Sick of TM search engine, how can I use google to find an exact Tag, ie NZ New?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by Jaxson on 13-Jan-2017 19:13 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


How do people feel about lawyers?
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by dickytim on 17-Jan-2017 06:19 (46 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Geekzone giveaway: MikroTik RB3011UiAS-RM router
Created by freitasm, last reply by darylblake on 16-Jan-2017 23:53 (28 replies)
Pages... 2


New fibre install and SunGenie power supply
Created by littleheaven, last reply by littleheaven on 16-Jan-2017 22:41 (14 replies)

Mountain Bike Recommendation
Created by networkn, last reply by joker97 on 15-Jan-2017 22:14 (14 replies)

Power Garden Tools - battery?
Created by ubergeeknz, last reply by ubergeeknz on 16-Jan-2017 23:16 (13 replies)