ParkerVision developed its chipset in conjunction with its baseband
partner, a global supplier of mobile handset and data card baseband
chipsets, to seamlessly interface with their line of baseband
For example, TI's universal baseband
DSP is an excellent candidate for UMTS-based in-building applications that demand high performance for baseband
processing yet, have more extreme power constraints than typically exist in standard base stations.
According to Strategy Analytics, Qualcomm topped the cellular baseband
market with 51 percent revenue share in the first half of 2012 on the strength of its leading position in CDMA, W-CDMA and LTE basebands
The MB87Q2040 baseband
chip incorporates highly optimized GPS/AGPS baseband
IP that has been licensed from eRide Inc.
The data metrics report provides detailed historical estimates and projected global shipments of baseband
processors in units and dollars for six major air interfaces including TD-SCDMA and iDEN from 2009 to 2017.
The Am1772 chipset is comprised of the AMD Alchemy Solutions Am1770 Radio Frequency transceiver and the AMD Alchemy Solutions Am1771 baseband
processor and MAC.
-integrated smartphone applications processors and cellular-enabled non-handset devices--such as USB dongles, M2M, e-book readers and tablets--provided a significant boost to some baseband
According to this Strategy Analytics report, cellular baseband
market share rankings went through changes again in Q1 2011.
Despite shipping the most cellular baseband
unit shipments in 2010, MediaTek struggled to increase its revenue share due to intense price pressure from MStar Semiconductor and Spreadtrum, especially in the second half of 2010.
Strategy Analytics estimates that Apple accounted for over one-third of Infineon's baseband
revenues in Q3 2010.
This Strategy Analytics report reveals that in 1H 2010, MediaTek ranked number one in both GSM/GPRS/EDGE (GGE) and TD-SCDMA baseband
markets in terms of revenue.
The cellular baseband
processor market continued to show dynamism as market share fluctuations were evident in 2009.