Around the World with a Single SKU

The Qualcomm Global Pass solution is designed to help device manufacturers reduce commercialization challenges and maximize the global potential of devices based on Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processors. As part of the Qualcomm Reference Design (QRD) offering, Qualcomm Global Pass helps provide regional operators, brands and distributors consistent quality, requirements compliance and broad procurement choice.








Global Pass Solution Features:


Multi-language Support

Access point names

In-country network configurations

Customer feature requests

In-region Android testing for GMS

In-country testing and validation



Device commercialization is complex, but Qualcomm Global Pass is designed to save time and costs by helping to:


  • Reduce distribution challenges
  • Distribute multi-regional device
  • Provide quality and consistency
  • Improve point-of-sale readiness
  • Reduce time-to-market
  • In-region Android testing for GMS
  • Streamline R&D



Qualcomm Global Pass compliments Qualcomm Reference Design hardware in addressing regional needs and providing important resources for commercialization:


  • Regional software packs that support multiple regional opportunities including China, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Russia, Thailand, Vietnam, Brazil, Mexico, and South Africa, with additional regions planned.
  • Modem configurations to address multiple configuration needs, including LTE
  • In-region testing and validation both pre- and post- CS
  • Opportunity matchmaking with global operators and brands


Qualcomm Global Pass can help provide efficiencies of up to 12 weeks in device commercialization.