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[News] Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform Announced with VoLTE Support to Entry Level Phones.

2017-03-20 14:00:02
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Hello Mi Fans,
Semiconductor manufacturer Qualcomm Technologies has announced its latest smartphone platform called the Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform. The 205 Platform will be focussing on Qualcomm’s entry level SoCs for emerging markets such as India, Latin America, South East Asia and so on. The idea behind the 205 Mobile Platform is to get 4G and VoLTE support to devices in the sub-$50 price tag (approx Rs 3000). Phones based on this platform will be seen in Q2 2017.

By launching the Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform, the San Diego-based company is hoping to address the needs of wireless carriers in emerging markets that are currently in the process of transitioning their users from 2G and 3G networks to 4G solutions. The Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform brings 4G LTE to more people in more places. A combination of features bring performance without compromising battery life. The lithography of these chipsets have not been detailed, but going for the low-power and low-cost business model, they should be able to provide ample battery life in feature phones; 45 days of standby time and 20 hours of talk time.


According to research from IDC, feature phones remain in high demand in many countries, with 56 percent of users opting for one over a smartphone in India during 2016, and 49 percent in Vietnam. However, India’s 4G capable phone shipments are expected to accelerate from 55 percent this year to 90 percent in 2020, as consumers continue to be driven towards social media, consuming news online, making video calls, and streaming video. With the 205 SoC, Qualcomm is looking to enable local manufacturers to build these 4G devices at cost effective price points.



FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
Modem         -> Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X5 LTE modem.
-> 4G, 3G and 2G support.
-> LTE Category 4 (downlink).
-> Peak download speed, 150 Mbps.
-> Peak upload speed, 50 Mbps.
-> Supportedcellular technologies:
     HSPA+, GSM, TD-SCDMA, DSDS.
-> Supportfor VoLTE and VoWIFI2.
Connectivity-> Qualcomm®Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n.
-> USB 2.0.
-> Bluetooth 4.1
Location
-> Satellite Systems Support
     * GPS, GLONASS , Beidou.
-> Global Emergency Services Support
     * Assisted GPS, OTDOA (LTE-based positioning).
-> Advanced Location Features
     * Low Power Geofencing andTracking.
Memory-> LPDDR2/3@ 384MHz
    * eMMC4.5.
Display-> MIPIDSI up to VGA.
Video-> 720p@30fpsdecode.
-> 480p@30fpsencode.
-> H.264,VP8, MP4
Camera-> Upto 3MP rear camera.
-> VGAselfie.
Security-> Qualcomm®SecureMSM™ technology.
-> Qualcomm® Snapdragon StudioAccess™ technology.
Compatibility-> Snapdragon 210 and 212 mobile platforms(pin–to–pin).
Optimized Software Solutions-> Linuxbased.
Process Technology-> 28nm LP.
CPU-> Dual-coreup to 1.1 GHz.
Graphics-> Adreno304 GPU.
-
> OpenGLES 3.0.
As the country is moving towards a complete digital platform, this announcement will be useful for people in rural areas..
What do you think..?
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Jay96 | from Redmi Note 4

#1

It's really a great step towards digitalisation
2017-03-20 14:11:07

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BALAN DASS | from Redmi Note 3

#2

great news thanks
2017-03-20 14:19:19

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1615208807 | from Redmi Note 3

#3

Xiaomi Redmi 4A, the new budget smartphone from the Chinese technology company, will be launching in India today. This is Xiaomi’s second big smartphone launch for India this year. In January the company launched the Redmi Note 4 in India in three variants. The Redmia 4A is a successor to the Redmi 3, and the phone was first launched in China in November last year.With the Redmi Note 4, Xiaomi introduced the phone at three price points. 
2017-03-20 14:43:34

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1615208807 | from Redmi Note 3

#4

Xiaomi Redmi 4A, the new budget smartphone from the Chinese technology company, will be launching in India today. This is Xiaomi’s second big smartphone launch for India this year. In January the company launched the Redmi Note 4 in India in three variants. The Redmia 4A is a successor to the Redmi 3, and the phone was first launched in China in November last year.With the Redmi Note 4, Xiaomi introduced the phone at three price points. 
2017-03-20 14:44:02

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Vicky007 | from Redmi Note 4

#5

What kind of processor or had
2017-03-20 16:18:21

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Siva Abhi | from MI MAX

#6

Great move by Qualcomm hope to see Android os on feature phones too
2017-03-20 18:20:35
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jignesh Kothwala | from Mi 4i

#7

great information
2017-03-20 19:42:13

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riyah | from Redmi 3S

#8

great to hear that..
2017-03-20 20:50:10

Bunny Master

Gobinda4 | from Redmi 3S

#9

good information
2017-03-20 21:17:29

Bunny Avanzado

techviks | from Redmi Note 4

#10

nice innovation
2017-03-20 21:17:35
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