Spreadtrum, as one of the leading chip suppliers for 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communication terminals in China, today announced that its LTE chip platform SC9820 has been adopted by India’s first 4G mobile phone, Lava Connect M1. The phone was fully launched in India in February 2017.
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Lava Connect M1 is equipped with Spreadtrum 28nm dual-core 1.2GHz LTE chip platform SC9820, can support VoLTE high-definition voice calls and dual card dual standby function. It is equipped with 512MB of running memory and 4GB of memory, ForMicroSD card up to 32GB and installed with Facebook Lite, bring intelligent experience to users.
As the world’s first 4G functional chip platform, Spreadtrum SC9820 integrates dual-core 1.2GHz ARM Cortex ™ -A7 processor, using 3D graphics acceleration ARM Mali 400 graphics processor, support TDD-LTE, FDD-LTE, TD-SCDMA, GSM four-mode. At the same time, the chip platform supports 5MP camera, 720P video playback, FWVGA screen display and VoLTE high-definition voice and video calls, greatly enhance the function of the user experience.
In addition, the Spreadtrum SC9820 can help emerging operators to rapidly expand their market and help traditional operators to transfer existing 2G, 3G subscribers to 4G networks at a lower cost. In 2017 the chip platform will also enter Latin America (Peru, Mexico and Colombia) and the African market.
“Spreadtrum SC9820 is a breakthrough product.” Spreadtrum Communications Chairman and CEO Dr. Li Liyou said, “All along, Spreadtrum is committed to leading mobile communications technology for users around the world to provide cost-effective intelligent connectivity experience, We are proud to be partner with Lava to deliver the innovative product, Lava Connect M1, which provides more possibilities for functional users in India and drive the development of ‘digital India’. Expectations Spreadtrum SC9820 can make the world more functional users to connect to the 4G network, enjoy the mobile Internet to bring the fun of communication. Also it can provide chip option for tablet pc and small android tablet.
“Since its inception, Lava has always pursued product innovation and has received support from many like-minded business partners, and Spreadtrum is one of them,” said Gaurav Nigam, head of Lava Products. “Collaboration with Spreadtrum has further boosted India’s smart connectivity Development, on the other hand to provide users with an excellent terminal experience.Through the integration of Spreadtrum SC9820, Lava Connect M1 can help Indian users enjoy the latest technology to achieve from 2G, 3G to 4G network changes.