SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), demonstrated advanced 5G technologies for the next phase of the global 5G New Radio (NR) standard being developed by 3GPP. Following the recent completion of the first 5G NR standard to accelerate enhanced mobile broadband deployments starting 2019, 3GPP has approved various technology studies that are expected to define the next phase of 5G NR in Release 16 and beyond. The Qualcomm Technologies' demonstrations, which occurred live at an event in San Diego on February 7th, showcase the Company's continued leadership in developing the foundational 5G NR technologies that helps drive the evolution and expansion of the mobile ecosystem. The demonstrations are expected to be on display in the Company's booth at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month.
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