Chip Shot: Intel’s Mobile Momentum Continues with Multiple Samsung Device Wins

Intel’s LTE momentum continues with more wins from Samsung. The Intel® XMM™ 7260 LTE Advanced modem is in the international version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. In the United States, the XMM 7260 modem is also in the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4” and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5” tablets on AT&T’s network. The tablets are the first devices in the U.S. with the XMM 7260 LTE-Advanced modem. The international version of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha smartphone also sports an XMM 7260 modem.  The Intel XMM 7260 LTE Advanced modem supports carrier aggregation, Cat. 6 speeds, and support for 22 bands in a single SKU. Devices based on Intel XMM 726x are expected to reach commercial markets in Australia, China, Europe, Latin America, North America, South Korea and other regions by the end of 2014.