MWC 2015: Marvell launches modem chipset for LTE

Marvell, a US-based company producing storage, communications and consumer semiconductor devices, launched Marvell ARMADA Mobile PXA1826, a 5-mode 4G LTE Release 10 modem chipset on Tuesday.  The device targets the LTE market supporting carrier aggregation.

“Our leadership in 4G LTE technology and collaboration with operators and tier-one OEMs have accelerated the mass deployment of 4G LTE in China and around the world. Carrier aggregation is key to increase capacity and enable new features in cellular communication,” said Weili Dai, president and co-founder of Marvell.

Marvell ARMADA Mobile PXA1826 has the following features: Multi-mode LTE R10 CAT7 supporting TD-LTE, FDD-LTE, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and GSM; integrated Cortex A7, up to 1.2GHz; supports CSFB and VoLTE voice services; and includes Marvell’s LTE R10 RF transceiver.

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