NXP Software and ZTE announce LifeVibes/Qualcomm phone deal


NXP Software has announced ZTE will incorporate LifeVibes VoiceExperience software into its Qualcomm-based phones.  The agreement comes as a part of both company’s participation in Qualcomm’s Hexagon Access Program.

LifeVibes VoiceExperience delivers HD Voice “quality of speech” along with noise suppression, echo cancellation and “ensures intelligibility” in noisy environments.  ZTE says use of VoiceExperience […]

ZTE conducts SRVCC VoLTE call for Hong Kong’s CSL


ZTE has conducted a Voice over LTE (VoLTE) call using Single Radio Voice Call Continuity (SRVCC) for Hong Kong mobile operator CSL, reports Telecom Lead.

The VoLTE call handoff was done to a 3G HD voice network with an ”eSRVCC based pre-commercial network,” according to the story,

Expect more SRVCC-news out of Mobile […]

DSP Group announces CAT-iq 2.0 HD voice wins on Sagemcom, ZTE gear


DSP Group announced a pair of vendor wins for its CAT-iq 2.0 cordless chipset.   Sagemcom and ZTE will integrate DSP Group’s parts into gateways.

Sagemcom’s next generation home gateways will use DSP Group’s CAT-iq module to enable the delivery of HD voice and network services to home handsets like Sagemcom’s D47 and D680 models.  […]

ZTE rolls out Grand X smartphone in Turkey


ZTE introduced the ZTE Grand X dual-core smartphone in Turkey.  The 4.3 inch handset includes a NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core chipset, Android 4.0, and a qHD (960 x 540 pixels) screen along with HD voice support.

Other features include a 5 MP camera, 0.3 MP front facing camera for video calls, Dolby Sound and […]

ZTE plugging HD voice from the get-go at Mobile World Congress


Out of the rush of new phone announcements coming out of Mobile World Congress, ZTE (zte.com.cn) has captured the essence of plugging HD voice early and often in its rollout of new mobile handsets targeted at worldwide markets.

Leading the pack is the ZTE Era, a 7.8 mm thick device incorporating NVIDIA’s Tegra […]

Orange announces ZTE San Francisco 2 budget HD voice handset for UK


Over in the UK, Orange has announced the release date for the San Francisco II smart phone. The budget smart phone boasts HD voice, Wi-Fi signal boost, the latest version of Android (Gingerbread 2.3), and Orange Mobile Mail.  It’ll be available for 99 pounds on a pre-pay plan or free if you sign up […]

ZTE gets into the mobile HD voice handset game with Skate/Monte Carlo


China telecommunications manufacturer ZTE will be providing Orange UK with the ZTE “Monte Carlo” nee Skate cell phone.  The Monte Carlo will be supporting HD voice among its other features.

The Inquirer broke the story earlier this week when Orange UK put up the phone on its web site as “Coming Soon”.  The phone […]

ZTE talks HD voice with CDMA2000 testing


From EE Times Asia, ZTE says it has finished CDMA2000 1x IOT testing in partnership with Qualcomm.  A CDMA2000 1x Advanced network will “quadruple voice capacity” while ensuring “excellent HD voice quality,” according to the release.

The announcement would suggest that HD voice might be making its way to CDMA networks at some […]