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U-blox to back Verizon's LTE Cat M1 network for IoT

Thursday 20 October 2016 | 14:42 CET | News
Wireless modules maker u-blox plans to launch a module supporting Verizon's new Category M1 (Cat M1) LTE network, which is designed to allow a larger number of devices to connect to the internet of things (IoT). The Sara-R404M module is based on Qualcomm Technologies' MDM9206 LTE modem and is anticipated to be available for the Q4 launch of Verizon's LTE Cat M1 network, which is scheduled to achieve nationwide US coverage by the end of Q1 2017. The new LTE Cat M1 Sara-R404M complements u-blox's extensive product offerings for the IoT market. LTE Cat M1 is part of the new 3GPP Release 13

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Companies: Qualcomm / U-blox / Verizon
Countries: United States
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