Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) Snapdragon 888 chips will power top-end Android phones next year
Qualcomm recently announced the Snapdragon 888, its new high-end chip with a 5G modem for Android phones.
The new chip supports many types of 5G networks, improved graphics rendering and improved artificial intelligence capabilities for things like facial and image recognition.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 will be at the heart of most high-end Android devices that launch in 2021. Qualcomm said phone makers including Xiaomi, Oppo, and Motorola are planning to use the Snapdragon 888.
Qualcomm is the dominant vendor of processors for Android devices, akin to Intel’s previous dominance as the best processor for Windows PCs. Qualcomm is in competition with handset makers like Apple, Samsung, and Huawei that develop their own smartphone chips, as well as Asian chipmakers like MediaTek.
AmpliTech (OTC: AMPG) Signs Non-Disclosure Agreements to Potentially Develop 5G/6G Subsystems
AmpliTech Group, Inc. (OTCQB: AMPG) recently announced that it has signed Non-disclosure agreements with two companies to enter into discussions and share each other’s information for the purpose of advancing development of next generation 5G/6G subsystems for cellular and satellite communications. The companies are MPT Corp. and Orban Microwave. Each company has the expertise and years of experience in the design and development of antennas and subsystems that will be an integral part of the GPS and 5G infrastructure. These subsystems will enable high-speed, high capacity 5G/6G networks that will be installed into infrastructure for retrofitting and improving the connectivity for cellphones, satellites, autonomous vehicles, and many other everyday applications.
AmpliTech Group, Inc. (OTC: AMPG) is an innovative provider of advanced radio frequency technology solutions serving applications from 50 kHz to 100 GHz across a diverse mix of markets. AmpliTech designs, develops, and manufactures custom and standard state-of-the-art RF and microwave and millimeter-wave components and integrated modules for the Domestic and International, SATCOM, Space, wireless infrastructure, test & measurement, and Military markets. In addition to our product offerings we leverage our design and product development expertise and core competencies to provide consulting and manufacturing services to our customers helping them reduce design cycle time and cost, achieve faster time to market, and lower manufacturing costs. Our steady growth over the past 13+ years has been the result of our commitment to not only meet, but to exceed the rigorous performance, quality, and reliability requirements of our diverse mix of customers. Website: http://www.AmpliTechinc.com
In November, Crown Castle signed an agreement with DISH, which is looking to expand its 5G footprint
Crown Castle (NYSE: CCI), operates as a real estate investment trust, owning and managing cell network assets, including towers and transmitter locations. The company boasts over 40,000 towers, 70,000 operational small cells, and 80,000 miles of fiberoptic lines. Crown Castle’s network is part of the shared infrastructure supporting the wireless communications system in the US.
The expansion of 5G networks has been good to Crown Castle, and the company has seen growth and expansion.
In November, Crown Castle signed an agreement with DISH, which is looking to expand its 5G footprint. The lease agreement gives DISH rental rights on up to 20,000 towers, and includes fiber transport.