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Broadcom shows off the smallest LTE-Advanced modem yet

0. phoneArena posted on 12 Feb 2013, 08:57

Just yesterday, there was some concern that LTE-Advanced modems, while adding a whole lot of speed to your mobile device, would also be adding some bulk. This will surely happen, but luckily, technology always finds a way to get smaller and smaller, and today Broadcom proved that trend by showing off the world's smallest LTE-Advanced modem yet...

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posted on 12 Feb 2013, 09:09 1

1. imsickwithsmartphone (Posts: 153; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)

Watchout Qualcomm!!

posted on 12 Feb 2013, 11:11 3

2. cezarepc (Posts: 718; Member since: 23 Nov 2012)

More competition, cheaper products!

posted on 12 Feb 2013, 13:54

3. MorePhonesThanNeeded (Posts: 645; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)

Ahh, there we go. I knew that Broadcom were going to bring some big guns. This is one hell of a shot across everyone's bow. Broadcom is looking to get in on the advanced market, which is great as they can build some great hardware for communication.

posted on 12 Feb 2013, 22:56

5. JC557 (Posts: 1788; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)

Almost every router has a Broadcom chip in it so I'm expecting good/ great things from them on the mobile device front.

Hopefully soon we'll have powerful phones that can last as long as an old flip phone.

posted on 12 Feb 2013, 21:23

4. miles16852 (Posts: 241; Member since: 20 Oct 2011)

well there goes that 5GB limit in a nano second,, good bye verzion, good by ATT, you wana bet these greedy carries wont enlarge that 5gb to maybe 10gb w/out a price increase!

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