AT&T Certifies an LTE for IoT Module by Sequans
September 11, 2017

Based on Sequans’ Calliope LTE Cat 1 Platform; module supports AT&T’s LTE bands 2, 4, and 12

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – September 11, 2017 – Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) announced that its US130Q LTE Cat 1 module has been certified to operate on AT&T’s 4G LTE network, having achieved technical acceptance from AT&T’s Network Ready Lab.  The all-in-one LTE for IoT module is based on Sequans’ Calliope LTE Cat 1 Platform and includes memory, power management and a complete RF front-end for AT&T’s LTE bands, all in a single, affordable, compact, surface-mount package.

“We are very pleased to see the US130Q, one of several pin-compatible modules Sequans has designed for the US LTE market, now ready for deployment on AT&T’s LTE network,” said Danny Kedar, head of Sequans’ IoT business unit. “It is the answer to demand from customers for an AT&T Cat 1 module and it is ideal for IoT applications such as vehicle telematics, security, and surveillance that need LTE Cat 1 throughput. US130Q is a complete solution and comes pre-integrated and pre-certified, significantly reducing time to market for device makers.”

AT&T’s Network Ready Lab program ensures that a module receiving AT&T’s technical acceptance meets AT&T’s performance, interoperability and feature requirements, and that it is approved to operate on AT&T’s 4G LTE network.  The US130Q module, supporting LTE bands 2, 4, and 12, is based on Sequans’ Calliope LTE Cat 1 Platform that was ADAPT verified by AT&T last year.

Sequans US130Q module features:

  • Based on Sequans’ Calliope LTE Cat 1 Platform
    • 3GPP Release 10 compliant
    • PTCRB compliant
    • Category 1 throughput (10 Mbps DL / 5 Mbps UL)
    • Multi-band FDD and TDD capable
  • Operates on LTE bands 2, 4, and 12
  • Embedded OMA-DM client
  • Supports Linux, Android, Windows and a wide range of embedded and realtime OSes
  • Supports IoT-friendly interfaces, including UART, SDIO, USIM, USB 2.0 (including Microsoft MBIM), and 12S/PCM-TDM for audio
  • Connects seamlessly to GNSS for asset and IoT device tracking
  • Ultra small 22.5 X 22.5 X 1.5 mm LGA package
  • Pin-compatible with other Sequans modules

See Sequans at Mobile World Congress Americas, September 11-14; Moscone Center, north hall booth N.501.

About Sequans Communications

Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) is a 4G chipmaker and leading provider of single-mode LTE chipset solutions to wireless device manufacturers worldwide. Founded in 2003, Sequans has developed and delivered six generations of 4G technology and its chips are certified and shipping in 4G networks around the world. Today, Sequans offers two LTE product lines: StreamrichLTE™, optimized for feature-rich mobile computing and home/portable router devices, and StreamliteLTE™, optimized for M2M devices and other LTE devices for the Internet of Things (IoT).  Sequans is based in Paris, France with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, South Korea, and China. Visit Sequans online at www.sequans.comwww.facebook.com/sequanswww.twitter.com/sequans

SOURCE: Sequans Communications S.A.

Media relations:  Kimberly Tassin, +1.425.736.0569, kimberly@sequans.com

Investor relations: Claudia Gatlin, +1 212.830.9080, claudia@sequans.com

 

 

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