QUALCOMM Unveils 2007 Roadmap for EV-DO Rev. B

- New MSM7850 Chipset Delivers 9.3 Mbps Data in Field Trials -

Mar 26, 2007, 01:00 ET from QUALCOMM Incorporated

    SAN DIEGO, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- QUALCOMM Incorporated
 (Nasdaq:   QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of Code Division Multiple
 Access (CDMA) and other advanced wireless technologies, today unveiled the
 addition of a new product supporting CDMA2000(R) 1xEV-DO Revision B to its
 roadmap. The new Mobile Station Modem(TM) (MSM(TM)) MSM7850(TM) chipset is
 the industry's first device solution for EV-DO Rev. B, delivering highly
 advanced capabilities for next-generation data and multimedia services.
 QUALCOMM's recent field tests of EV-DO Rev. B technology resulted in
 average data rates of 9.3 Mbps on the downlink over 5 MHz of spectrum.
     "The evolution of CDMA2000 networks from EV-DO Rev. A to EV-DO Rev. B
 allows network operators to remain leading-edge in their service and
 performance offerings without the need for any infrastructure hardware
 changes," said Dr. Sanjay K. Jha, chief operating officer of QUALCOMM and
 president of QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies. "QUALCOMM's technology will allow
 3G CDMA networks to meet next-generation data requirements."
     The MSM7850 device chipset provides support for EV-DO Rev. B with full
 backward compatibility. Scheduled to sample this year, the MSM7850 solution
 provides manufacturers with a highly integrated, flexible solution to
 deliver the capabilities of Rev. B on consumer products. A software upgrade
 release to enable QUALCOMM's Cell Site Modem(TM) (CSM(TM)) CSM6800(TM)
 solution to support multi-carrier EV-DO Rev. B will be available by the end
 of March 2007.
     EV-DO Rev. B. enables applications such as mobile TV or streaming music
 with a concurrent voice call, or conducting a Voice over Internet Protocol
 (VoIP) conversation while simultaneously browsing the Internet or
 transmitting multimedia content over the network. The flexibility of EV-DO
 Rev. B technology also enables significant network capacity and performance
 enhancements while leveraging existing network investments and currently
 deployed devices. High-performance devices could support forward-link data
 rates of up to 73.5 Mbps, while lower-cost or pre-existing devices could
 support 4.9 Mbps. Network operators may reduce their costs by allowing a
 greater percentage of spectrum to be allocated to IP-based services.
     QUALCOMM Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and
 delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services
 based on CDMA and other advanced technologies. Headquartered in San Diego,
 Calif., QUALCOMM is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2006 FORTUNE
 500(R) company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market(R) under the ticker symbol
     Except for the historical information contained herein, this news
 release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and
 uncertainties, including the Company's ability to successfully design and
 have manufactured significant quantities of the MSM7850 on a timely and
 profitable basis, the extent and speed to which EV-DO Rev. B is deployed,
 customer adoption of the MSM7850, change in economic conditions of the
 various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed
 from time to time in
     the Company's SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the
 year ended September 24, 2006, and most recent Form 10-Q.
     QUALCOMM is a registered trademark of QUALCOMM Incorporated. Mobile
 Station Modem, MSM, MSM7850, Cell Site Modem, CSM, and CSM6800 are
 trademarks of QUALCOMM Incorporated. CDMA2000 is a registered trademark of
 the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA USA). All other trademarks
 are the property of their respective owners.
     QUALCOMM Contacts:
     Kira Lee, QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies
     Phone:  1-858-845-7571
     Email:  qctpublicrelations@qualcomm.com
     Tina Asmar, Corporate Communications
     Phone:  1-858-845-5959
     Email:  corpcomm@qualcomm.com
     John Gilbert, Investor Relations
     Phone:  1-858-658-4813
     Email:  ir@qualcomm.com