Fibocom, a leading global provider of wireless IoT solutions and wireless communication modules, has announced the global launch of the LTE Cat 1 module MC116.
Supporting Windows, Linux and Android operating systems and GNSS, the Fibocom MC116 is a powerful LTE Cat 1 module with a rich extension of interfaces, which is perfectly suited for a variety of IoT applications such as telematics, smart payments, public security , asset tracking and so on.
The newly launched MC116 module is based on the Qualcomm platform and features an LCC+LGA form factor and is pin-to-pin compatible with the Fibocom LTE Cat 4 module NL668. Fibocom’s MC116 module supports LTE FDD frequency bands, with theoretical downlink peaking at 10 Mbps and uplink at 5 Mbps. In addition, the Fibocom MC116-EUL module is backward compatible with WCDMA/GSM frequency bands, helping to reduce implementation complexity.
Fibocom’s MC116 module is available in two regional versions, MC116-NA and MC116-EUL, rapidly increasing connectivity for the IoT market in Europe, Latin America and North America.