Qualcomm Wireless Communications Technologies (China) Limited which is a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated has announced a strategic cooperation with Tencent Games. The cooperation aims to deliver premium gaming content and experiences to players and game developers.
Qualcomm and Tencent Games have signed a nonbinding memorandum of understanding (MoU) for strategic cooperation. Both companies aim to develop popular, high-quality games that can be experienced by consumers across a variety of Snapdragon platforms and devices through strategic cooperation.
The strategic cooperation includes optimizing future projects including Qualcomm Snapdragon-based mobile gaming devices, game content and performance optimizations. It also includes Snapdragon Elite Gaming enhancements, cloud gaming, AR/VR, 5G gaming use case developments.
Commenting on the strategic cooperation, Frank Meng, Chairman of Qualcomm China, said:
With 30 years of innovation under our belt, we’re ushering in a new age of gaming. Mobile gaming, an important 5G use case, will soon take advantage of the next generation of connectivity. Faster speeds, more bandwidth, and cutting edge ultra-low latency will support real-time, multi-player and immersive gaming experience. We look forward to this new cooperation with Tencent Games to enrich lives and transform gaming behaviors on a global scale.
Steven Ma, Senior Vice President at Tencent, said:
Tencent has worked closely with Qualcomm Technologies and we are very pleased that the strategic cooperation announced today has deepened and expanded the relationship between the two parties. We hope that fostering cooperation between both parties can utilize our respective technologies and R&D expertise to further innovate the game industry, thereby bringing better game quality and interactive experience to users.