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Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon X60 5G modem has an audience of one: Apple

Qualcomm’s latest 5G modem isn’t the leap that the X55 was last year, but it might be more important. While the Snapdragon X60 5G Modem-RF System touts a slew of technical and practical enhancements to take full advantage of the next-generation networks’ tremendous speeds, Qualcomm’s new modem isn’t built for phones like the Samsung Galaxy S20 that are already on board with 5G, it’s made for the one that isn’t: the iPhone.Let’s get the technical stuff out of the way first. The X60 is the first “to support spectrum aggregation...

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Published By: MacWorld - Tuesday, 18 February