In cooperation with Samsung,
Qualcomm Technologies Inc. made an impressive showcase of both what
its latest 32-bit silicon and LTE Advanced Category 6 are capable of. At MWC
2014, a special Samsung Galaxy Note 3 phablet outfitted with
Qualcomm's supercharged Snapdragon 805 chipset and a Qualcomm Gobi
9x35 modem, achieved incredible download speeds of up to 300Mbps.
For comparison, the average American
download speeds are 21.5 Mbps for Broadband, and 10.4 Mbps for
mobile, according to Net Index. Obviously, that's not going to cut it
for comfortably streaming 4K video, which is an important ...