Qualcomm: bridging the CDMA-GSM gap

17 Sep 2003

China Unicom has announced that it has successfully tested a Qualcomm solution which links CDMA equipment to GSM infrastructure. Qualcomm shipped the equipment, dubbed GSM 1X, for a trial in Suzhou in April. The success of the trial will allow China Unicom to upgrade its older GSM network and merge it with its CDMA infrastructure.

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