Qualcomm partners with Gizwit to build 2G modules with field upgrades to LTE IoT

Thursday 28 June 2018 | 09:46 CET | News
Qualcomm said it has signed a deal with IoT platform developer Gizwit to create the first commercial IoT development platform to support field upgrades to LTE IoT. The announcement was made at World Congress Shanghai. With the Quectel BG36 module, the companies will deliver what they say will be the world's first commercial 2G cellular modules with field upgrades to LTE IoT (eMTC/Cat-M1 and NB-IoT/Cat-NB1). The idea is also for the Quectel BG36 module to be compatible with China Mobile's network and for it to be manufactured by wireless module provider Quectel, based on the Qualcomm MDM9206

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: China Mobile / Qualcomm
Countries: China / World
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