Chips

Qualcomm Owns 4G Smartphones


Paul Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Qualcomm, at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas

Photograph by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Paul Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Qualcomm, at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas

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100% of 4G smartphones in the U.S., and 85 percent worldwide, contain Qualcomm (QCOM) chips. (ABI Research estimates 245 million 4G LTE mobile devices will ship in 2013.) Qualcomm has spent billions in the past decade to develop smartphone radio chips that deliver faster download speeds.

King is a reporter for Bloomberg News in San Francisco.

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