Originally Posted by rrhartjr
Then there's definitely the power consumption issues.. the three US CDMA/LTE phones have proven that nobody has found a silver bullet yet..
The silver bullet would be a baseband chipset created on a much smaller die than 45nm which is current Qualcomm's technology. Qualcomm is due to release 28nm radios Q3 2011. I truly hope they will meet their deadline so we can get more mature and less power hungry LTE devices.