5G modules feature mmWave support
Wireless communications equipment designer and manufacturer Sierra Wireless has announced commercial availability of 5G New Radio (NR) sub-6-GHz and mmWave embedded modules
Deploy next-generation products with a global module that supports 5G NR, as well as low and high power mmWave antenna modules
The EM9190 module is part of the EM Series offering global 5G connectivity. Designed in an M.2 form factor, the EM9190 is compatible with Sierra Wireless’s EM7690 4G LTE-A Pro module, to help facilitate the migration and differentiation between 4G LTE and 5G.
This 5G NR Sub-6 GHz and mmWave embedded module delivers up to 5.5Gbps downlink speed and 3Gbps uplink speed. With automatic 4G and 3G fallback networks, and integrated GNSS receiver (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and Galileo satellite systems supported), the EM9190 is applicable to a wide range of IoT applications such as industrial routers, home gateways, industrial and consumer laptops, rugged tablet PCs, video surveillance and digital signage.
The EM9190 5G NR sub-6 GHz and mmWave embedded module features automatic 4G and 3G fallback networks, integrated GNSS receiver, and FCC certification for CBRS networks, and is offered as providing reliability, security, and flexibility for Industrial IoT designs. The EM9191 5G NR sub-6 GHz module is also available in M.2 form factor, providing a simple upgrade path to mmWave, as well as the EM7690 LTE Cat-20 module to help facilitate the migration and differentiation between 4G LTE and 5G. The EM919x modules are built on the Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System.