Qualcomm Incorporated and Smartron India Private Limited have entered into a 3G and 4G patent license agreement. Under the terms of this agreement, Qualcomm has granted Smartron a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture, and sell WCDMA, CDMA2000, and 4G LTE complete devices. With this agreement, Smartron joins the growing list of key Indian OEMs to have direct access to Qualcomm's technology.
Qualcomm and Smartron will also strategically collaborate on early technology access and advancements in RF, camera testing and tuning, and other critical calibrations required for smart devices. This enables Smartron to be in the top of the technology curve, thereby offering cutting-edge experiences to its end users. It also enhances Smartron's core competency and vision of developing innovative and world-class products across different markets.