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Spreadtrum LTE Chipset is Adopted for Samsung Z2 Tizen Smartphone

Sep 28, 2016

Spreadtrum Platform SC9830i is Employed by Samsung Z2 Tizen LTE Platform for the First Time

Shanghai, China–September27, 2016- Spreadtrum Communications (“Spreadtrum”), a leading fabless semiconductor company in China with advanced technology in 2G, 3G, and 4G wireless communication standards, today announced that its 4G chipset SC9830i has been adopted for Samsung newly released Z2 smart phone, which have been launched into the market in August 2016.

The Samsung Z2,Tizen OS based 4.0” TFT capacitive touch screen model supports a VoLTE solution powered by Spreadtrum's LTE 28nm quad-core SoC platform SC9830i, features 1GB RAM/8 GB storage, a micro SD slot up to 128GB. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Samsung Z2 packs a 5 megapixel primary camera supporting 720p HD video recording, and a 0.3 megapixel front shooter.

This highly integrated SoC platform consists of 28nm quad-core 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A7 5-mode (TDD-LTE/FDD-LTE/TD-SCDMA/WCDMA/HSPA(+)/GSM/GPRS/EDGE) baseband chip SC9830i, power management chip SC2723M, RF chip SR3593S, and Spreadtrum's 3in1 connectivity chip SC2331S.

Dr. Leo Li, Chairman and CEO of Spreadtrum commented, “Spreadtrum is always committed to make continued design wins for Samsung with its complete mobile platform solutions. We are pleased that Samsung Z2 platform chose Spreadtrum's LTE solution for the first time that builds on our long standing relationship. It's exciting to see our technology enabling our large world top-tier device manufacturers such as Samsung to become more successful global players.”

About Spreadtrum Communications
Spreadtrum Communications is a fabless semiconductor company that develops mobile chipset platforms for smartphones, feature phones and other consumer electronics products, supporting 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communications standards. Spreadtrum's solutions combine its highly integrated, power-efficient chipsets with customizable software and reference designs in a complete turnkey platform, enabling customers to achieve faster design cycles with a lower development cost. Spreadtrum's customers include global and China-based manufacturers developing mobile products for consumers in China and emerging markets around the world. Spreadtrum is a privately held company headquartered in Shanghai and an affiliate of Tsinghua Unigroup, Ltd. For more information, visit www.spreadtrum.com.

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