PARIS, Sept. 2 (Benin News / EP) –
Qualcomm announced a new collaboration agreement with Meta and Bose, two companies with which it will work on joint projects for the development of the Metaverse and smart headphones, respectively.
The processor maker unveiled the partnership at the consumer electronics and technology show, IFA 2022, a space where brands such as LG, JBL and Samsung have already announced their products.
At a launch event hosted by the technology company on Friday, Qualcomm announced a multi-year agreement to collaborate with Meta for the development of the Meta Quest platform, which currently features Snapdragon XR2 chips.
“This agreement will enable our companies to deliver best-in-class devices and experiences for EU customers. transform the way we workWe play, learn, create and connect in a materialized metaverse,” said Cristiano Amon, president and CEO of Qualcomm Incorporated.
Meanwhile, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta, said the two companies are working on developing a “meta-verse.”custom virtual reality chips and powered by Snapdragon XR technology for future Quest products.
The leader also indicated that “the creation of virtual reality presents new and multidimensional challenges”, so the chips of the American brand will allow them to push “virtual reality to the limit”.
Qualcomm also highlighted its “ongoing” collaboration with Bose, which plans to integrate new products developed with its chips into its catalog of new products, consisting of headphones, speakers and soundbars.
Specifically, Bose will integrate Qualcomm S5 audio SoCs in its future wireless devices, which feature high processing power and low power consumption.
“Bose has an incredibly robust and competitive product roadmap that will leverage our audio platforms and quality management system. premium connectivity to bring its most innovative audio devices to market to date,” said Amon.