Marvell's ARMADA Mobile World Modem Certified to Operate on AT&T's 4G LTE and 3G Networks

Marvell's ARMADA Mobile World Modem Certified to Operate on AT&T's 4G LTE and
                                 3G Networks

The high performance ARMADA Mobile PXA 1801 World Modem achieved the AT&T
certification supporting Category 4 data rates of 150 Megabits-per-second

PR Newswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2013

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL)
today announced that its ARMADA® Mobile world modem has been certified to
operate on AT&T's 4G LTE and 3G data networks. The high performance ARMADA
Mobile PXA1801 world modem achieved AT&T certification for 4G LTE and 3G
supports Category 4 data rates of 150 Megabits-per-second (Mbps) downlink


"I am extremely pleased that our innovative ARMADA Mobile PXA1801 is certified
by AT&T, one of America's top carriers, for 4G LTE and 3G data communication.
This is a very significant milestone for Marvell and our global leadership in
delivery of the ARMADA Mobile 4G LTE solution for China Mobile, and now for
AT&T," said Weili Dai, President and Co-founder of Marvell. "Our mission is to
drive affordable, high-performance and high-quality 4G LTE solutions for
global manufacturers and end users. With the AT&T certified ARMADA Mobile
PXA1801, our customers are assured that their new mobile devices featuring
Marvell's processors will meet AT&T's requirements for distribution and
activation on its network. This highlights our company's continued commitment
to making the world a better place through affordable and high-performance
solutions to better people's lives."

With the unified ARMADA Mobile platforms, Marvell leads the development of LTE
technology with the introduction of the industry's first mass market quad-core
5-mode Category 4 LTE single-chip solution supporting LTE TDD and FDD, High
Speed Packet Access Plus (HSPA+), Time Division High Speed Packet Access Plus
(TD-HSPA+) and Enhanced Data for GSM Environment (EDGE). In partnership with
China Mobile and ZTE, Marvell also completed the world's first end-to-end
voice-over TD-LTE (VoTD-LTE) call in June. The AT&T certification is the
latest milestone in Marvell's leadership in worldwide deployment of the LTE
technology. The ARMADA Mobile PXA1801 supports Category 4 data rates, which
can achieve up to 150 megabits-per-second (Mbps) downlink throughput, and
features a low-power (LP) technology. The modem's flexible and efficient
architecture allows fast implementation on the latest LTE, Wideband Code
Division Multiple Access (WB-CDMA), and it is backward compatible with
previous generations of WB-CDMA and Enhanced Data rates for GSM

Key features of the Marvell ARMADA Mobile PXA1801 include:

  oSupports Release 9 LTE FDD/ TDD with MIMO, R8 WB-CDMA, and EDGE/GSM
  oFully integrated platform solution validated via extensive IOT, PTCRB, GCF
    field testing and carrier certification
  oMulti-band LTE, Multi-band WB-CDMA, Quad-band EDGE/GSM and DigRF3G/4
  oSupports multi-radio platform capability, 3G/WLAN/BT coexistence enables
    support for IMS, VoIP and other advanced carrier devices
  oARM and DSP cores including Marvell-designed ARM 9 auxiliary core with
    packet processing accelerators
  oL1 Instruction and Data Cache
  oL2 Cache
  oITCM and DTCM

Related Links:

  oMarvell PXA1801 Product Overview

About Marvell
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon
solutions enabling the digital connected lifestyle. From mobile communications
to storage, cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment and in-home content
delivery, Marvell'sdiverse product portfolioaligns complete platform designs
with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At
the core of the world's most powerful consumer, network and enterprise
systems, Marvell empowers partners and their customers toalways stand at the
forefront of innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people
around the world with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to
their social, private and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the
human experience.

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