Recent Examples of modem from the Web
Broadcom’s Wi-Fi chips are essentially a commodity and priced much lower than the modem chips.
That would give it control of a big part of the supply chain of vital phone components such as wi-fi and cellular modem chips.
Instead, the tech giant may source modem chips from Intel or MediaTek.
Apple may use modem chips from Intel Corp. and MediaTek Inc. instead of Qualcomm’s, the person said.
The Surface Pro with LTE Advanced takes two configurations of the 2017 Surface Pro—both Core i5, one with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage, the other with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage—and adds to them a Category 9 LTE Advanced modem.
My high school friends actually gravitated to ICQ and the school's Unix cluster to type messages to each other over dial-up modems.
If restarting the modem fails to bring back service, Blankenship said customers should feel free to call the ACS tech service hotline at 800-808-8083.
Apple recently put an Intel modem in some of the new iPhone models, and that immediately angered Qualcomm.
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Origin and Etymology of modem
First Known Use: circa 1952See Words from the same year
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