Keysight, Qualcomm demonstrate 5G data connection with modem chipset
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Keysight Technologies Inc. and Qualcomm Technologies Inc., achieved a significant milestone towards the reality of 5G commercialization by successfully making a 5G data connection in a single-chip 5G modem with Keysight’s 5G Protocol R&D Toolset and the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem chipset.
“Keysight is excited to work with Qualcomm Technologies on this important 5G milestone,” says Kailash Narayanan, vice president and general manager, Wireless Devices and Operators, Keysight. “As the 5G NR standards near completion, we believe our solutions will enable the entire ecosystem to realize the promise of 5G.”
“Reaching this significant milestone combines the expertise of both companies in driving toward the commercial launch of 5G in 2019,” adds Serge Willenegger, senior vice president, product management, Qualcomm Technologies. “We are delighted to work together with Keysight in helping to accelerate our delivery of enhanced mobile broadband experiences to consumers.”