Marvell’s ARMADA Mobile PXA1088 LTE and PXA1801 Complete Verizon Wireless Certification for 4G LTE

18 May

Marvell last week announced that its ARMADA Mobile PXA1088LTE (also known as PXA1920) and PXA1801 completed the Verizon Wireless Chipset Certification Process for 4G LTE data devices. The high performance, award winning, 5-mode ARMADA Mobile PXA1088LTE single-chip System-on-Chip (SoC) and PXA1801 modem have been verified and now are acceptable for use on the Verizon’s 4G LTE network, continuing the chip sets wide adoption by top mobile operators worldwide. Both chipsets currently are shipping globally.

Earlier this year, the Marvell PXA1088LTE received the prestigious 2014 Global TD-LTE Initiative’s (GTI) Innovation Award from the global mobile operators and partners. This certification continues Marvell’s momentum in the 4G LTE market with top global operators and tier-one OEMs including Yulong Coolpad, Lenovo and Hisense.

“I am very pleased to see that Verizon Wireless has joined the growing number of top mobile operators who have certified our advanced and robust 4G LTE products. This is a significant milestone in the global adoption of Marvell’s 4G LTE solutions and we look forward to further collaboration with Verizon Wireless,” said Weili Dai, President and Co-Founder of Marvell. “At Marvell, it is our passion and mission to bring the benefits of innovations to mass consumers around the world for better lives with high performance solutions at affordable prices, enabling the ‘Smart Life and Smart Lifestyle.’ I would like to thank the hardworking Verizon Wireless and Marvell teams for this latest achievement.”

As a part of the Marvell ARMADA Mobile product family, the PXA1088LTE is designed to support the highest levels of performance available in the industry today with Category 4 speed. The ARMADA Mobile PXA1801 modem’s flexible and efficient architecture is designed to allow for fast implementations on the latest LTE protocols.