What is Qualcomm? - The Famous Mobile Chipset Manufacture in the World

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Qualcomm, one of the most famous mobile chipset manufacture in the world with cutting edge technology and research.

History

Qualcomm is a Mobile chipset manufacturing company based in USA and having presence in around the world. Qualcomm is founded by Irwin Jacobs, Andrew Viterbi, Franklin Antonio, Adelia Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen and Harvey White in July 1st 1985.

Qualcomm is headquartered in San Diego, California, United States of America. The organization's name formed up by taking multiple letters in two words which were "Quality Communications". In the initial stage the organization started for contract research and development center for government and defense projects.

In 1988, Qualcomm got merged with Omninet in 1988 and was able to raise 3.5 Million USD as funding to develop a satellite communications system for trucking companies. 

Products

Qualcomm is solely focused on cellular network platform chipset provider. The products of Qualcomm is largely used in wide range of products which are related to cellular device type stuffs.
  • Qualcomm Chipset
  • Qualcomm Modem
  • Qualcomm Processors