Audi picks Qualcomm chipset for LTE connectivity in A3

Wednesday 9 January 2013 | 10:20 CET | News
Qualcomm announced its Gobi LTE chipset is support mobile connectivity in the new Audi A3. The second-generation Gobi multi-mode 3G/4G LTE chipset, the MDM9215, supports up to 100Mbps, powering the Audi connect services in the A3, such as an in-car Wi-Fi hotspot, internet radio, web services and an augmented navigation system that presents street level visual imagery streamed to the vehicle. The services are on display at CES in Las Vegas. The Gobi MDM9215 chipset will be implemented by Audi in the automotive module, and the car will be available this year.

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