Qualcomm Technologies Inc. has announced the launch of the Qualcomm Snapdragon Conquest Tournament in India today, November 19. This is their first-ever mobile esports program and is aimed at taking advantage of the rising interest in mobile gaming in India.
The tournament will feature 4 player teams competing against each other in the popular battle royale title Free Fire. The Snapdragon Conquest: Free fire Open 2020 boasts a prize pool of Rs. 50,00,000. Registrations for this tournament is free and the entire tournament will be live-streamed.
Taking mobile gaming in India a step forward
Qualcomm has acknowledged India as one of the largest and fastest-growing mobile gaming industry in the world. This tournament brings together players from all over the country to showcase their skill on a grand stage and have a shot at the massive prize pool of Rs. 50,00,000. Follow Qualcomm India's official Twitter handle for updates about the tournament.
Rajen Vagadia, Vice President, Qualcomm India Private Limited and President, Qualcomm India & SAARC, said, “India is a mobile-first industry. The phenomenal rise of mobile gaming in India is driving not just the demand for better devices in the industry but also need for a richer ecosystem and more diverse opportunities for mobile gamers. The Snapdragon brand is known for delivering superior gaming experiences. Our work with the larger ecosystem of OEMs, game developers and publishers, is helping us learn and provide an upgraded gaming experience across multiple price tiers. We are really excited about the launch of Snapdragon Conquest, our new gaming program. With Snapdragon Conquest, we are creating a community that challenges the competitive skills of gamers, allowing us a deeper understanding of the gaming needs of all our users in India.”
Qualcomm is the world's leading innovator in wireless technology and the driving force behind the development, launch, and expansion of 5G technology. Qualcomm Snapdragon mobile platforms feature some of the most powerful GPU's, powerful cameras, and high-resolution display, and crisp audio capabilities to give the gamers an immersive gaming experience.