Qualcomm to deliver user interface upgrade to O2 UK

9 Nov 2005

US equipment manufacturer Qualcomm is to focus on ramping up its European business and has sealed its first deal to deploy its uiOne user interface in the region. Qualcomm has signed an agreement with O2 UK to integrate uiOne into the cellco’s own-branded ‘X range’ smartphones. uiOne offers operators the ability to deliver interface upgrades remotely over the air to customers and will enable O2 to provide users’ handsets with new content such as branding refreshes, promotions and entertainment content as well as periodic software or feature upgrades. O2’s first two uiOne devices will be available in late 2006 and more could follow.

United Kingdom, O2 UK