Sierra Wireless AirPrime® EM9190 5G NR Sub-6 GHz and mmWave Module

Product Order Number:
SW EM9190


Deploy next-generation products with a global module that supports 5G NR, as well as low and high power mmWave antenna modules

The EM9190 module is part of the EM Series offering global 5G connectivity. Designed in an M.2 form factor, the EM9190 is compatible with Sierra Wireless’s EM7690 4G LTE-A Pro module, to help facilitate the migration and differentiation between 4G LTE and 5G.

This 5G NR Sub-6 GHz and mmWave embedded module delivers up to 5.5Gbps downlink speed and 3Gbps uplink speed. With automatic 4G and 3G fallback networks, and integrated GNSS receiver (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and Galileo satellite systems supported), the EM9190 is applicable to a wide range of IoT applications such as industrial routers, home gateways, industrial and consumer laptops, rugged tablet PCs, video surveillance and digital signage.


Key Features

  • CBRS: Certified by the FCC for CBRS private networks to provide reliability, security, flexibility, and cost savings
  • Global: Worldwide coverage on a single module with industry and mobile network certifications to get you to market faster
  • Onboard SIM: Embedded SIM to simplify and add flexibility to IoT deployments. Carrier profile, M2M eUICC, and consumer eUICC are available based on customer use case
  • Location Services: GNSS receiver enables tracking and location-based services with dual L1 and L5 bands for increased accuracy
  • Enhanced Coverage: Dual SIM single standby (DSSS) switches between networks quickly to stay connected
  • FOTA Upgrades: Firmware over-the-air (FOTA) upgrades future-proof deployments and keep them secure
  • Secure Boot: Prevent unauthorised code on the target to keep your connectivity secure
  • Industrial-Grade: Tested for harsh environments and extreme temperatures




Product Order Number:

SW EM9190

Data Sheet

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Category: 5G NR Sub-6 and mmWave

Frequency bands: Sub-6: n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n48, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79, mmWave: n257, n258, n260, n261



Category: Cat-20

Frequency bands: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B12, B13, B14, B18, B19, B20, B21, B25, B26, B28, B29, B30, B32, B34, B38, B39, B40, B41, B42, B43, B46, B48, B66, B71


Data Speed

Peak Download Rate: 5.5 Gbps
Peak Upload Rate: 3Gbps

Location Services

Satellite Systems: Galileo, Glonass, GPS, Beidou (Bands: L1 and L5)

Embedded Software

System Drivers: Windows® 10, Linux, Android RIL


USB: USB 3.1

PCIe: PCIe generation 3 (or 2), 1 lane


Dimensions: 30x52x2.38mm
Planned Carrier: AT&T (FirstNet), docomo, LGU+, Telstra, Verizon
Regulatory: FCC, GCF, KC, PTCRB, EU RED, JATE/Telec