Qualcomm secures design wins with LTE Category M1/NB-1 modem

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has secured design wins based on its MDM9206 LTE modem for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, the company said.

These designs are an addition to the more than 100 designs announced last June using the company´s MDM9x07 LTE IoT modems. Designed as a global connectivity solution for applications such as battery-powered sensors, the MDM9206 modem features a purpose-built design for IoT and offers lower power consumption and longer range connectivity than the Company´s previous LTE generations.

The MDM9206 modem is designed to support LTE category M1 (eMTC), upgradeable to dual category M1/NB-1 mode with an anticipated upcoming software update.

Qualcomm supplies 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies.