Posts tagged with: smartphone

Huawei discloses 5G smartphone patent royalty caps

Huawei released the license fee structure for 5G handsets that use its standard essential patents. Jason Ding, head of Huawei’s Intellectual Property Rights Department, said the company will provide “a reasonable percentage royalty rate of the handset selling price,” for every...

Qualcomm’s smartphone chip share in China plummets while MediaTek rises

Qualcomm saw its of share of smartphone chip shipments in China take a dive in 2020, related to U.S. sanctions and domestic handset makers looking to MediaTek, according to a new report from CINNO Research. The report released Thursday says...

OpenRF consortium could save time, money for smartphone industry

Major chipset and RF front-end suppliers have joined to form the Open RF Association (OpenRF) consortium, aiming to reduce some of the complexity, time, and costs of building a smartphone. The group, whose founding members include Broadcom, Intel, MediaTek, Murata,...