Monarch NB01Q Module (Global)
Ultra-compact, high performance LTE connectivity for M2M and IoT devices.

Optimized, single-mode LTE category NB1/NB2 IoT connectivity solution for use on the worldwide NB-IoT network

The Monarch NB01Q module is ideal for adding LTE connectivity to M2M and IoT devices. It is an ultra-compact, high performance solution, delivering a perfect blend of LTE features and ultra-low power consumption for the design of NB-IoT connected devices including sensors, meters, buttons, and trackers of all kinds.

Applications

The Monarch NB01Q module is ideal for adding LTE connectivity to M2M and IoT devices. It is an ultra-compact, high performance solution, delivering a perfect blend of LTE features and ultra-low power consumption for the design of NB-IoT connected devices including sensors, meters, buttons, and trackers of all kinds.

 

Highlights

  • Based on Sequans Monarch LTE Platform
  • 3GPP LTE Release 13 Cat NB1, half-duplex FDD, 27.2 Kbps downlink and 62.5 Kbps uplink, Cat NB2, half-duplex FDD, 120 Kbps downlink and 160 Kbps uplink
  • Upgradable to 3GPP Release 14 LTE Advanced Pro
  • Operates with a single LTE antenna on LTE low and mid bands
  • Multi-tone and single-tone
  • In-band, stand alone and guard-band operation
  • Small 20 x 21 x 1.5 mm LGA module
  • Supports 200 kHz narrowband channel size for machine type communications
  • Embedded LWM2M client
  • Supports location based services
  • Compatible with Linux, Windows, and a wide range of embedded and real-time OSes
  • High-speed UART as primary data interface
  • Fully tested and calibrated
  • Pin-to-pin compatible footprint with Sequans Cat 4 VZ22Q, Cat 1 VZ120Q and Cat M VZM20Q modules
  • Embedded power management, pSRAM
  • Optional GNSS