Sierra Wireless AirPrime® RC7611-1 IoT Module

Product Order Number:
SW RC7611-1

Description

Optimized Cat-1 LTE connectivity for the Americas

The RC7611-1 module is part of the RC Series that lowers total cost of ownership (TCO) by offering a module with Ready-to-Connect embedded SIM to instantly connect devices anywhere in the world. The industrial-grade CF3® (Common Flexible Form Factor) footprint future-proofs designs, enabling you to build IoT products on the most scalable module platform in the world.

This LTE Cat-1 wireless module is ideal for low-bandwidth IoT applications that require real-time communication along with the longevity and network quality that 4G LTE networks bring.

Delivering up to 10Mbps download speed, many IoT projects requiring the speed between LPWA and Cat-4 technologies are using Cat-1 networks to future-proof their designs as 3G networks sunset.


Key Features

  • Ready to Connect: Get instant access to Sierra Wireless Smart Connectivity to reduce total cost of ownership, strengthen end-to-end security, and simplify operations with a single point of accountability and management platform
  • Public Safety: Planned approval for AT&T FirstNet™ public safety network to enhance security and provide new capabilities for first responders
  • Common Form Factor: Compact CF3® design to migrate between technologies and future-proof product platforms
  • FOTA Upgrades: FREE unlimited firmware over-the-air (FOTA) upgrades future-proof deployments and keep them secure
  • Cloud Connected: Securely collect data and remotely manage your IoT deployments with integrated AirVantage® cloud services*
  • TCP/IP Stack: Embedded stack to easily communicate over the internet
  • Programmability: Basic and Extended AT Commands simplify development
  • VoLTE: Enhance IoT applications with voice commands or call capabilities*

 

*Future release / firmware upgrade

 

Product Order Number:

SW RC7611-1

Data Sheet

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Specifications

4G LTE

Category
Cat-1

Frequency Bands
B2, B4, B5, B12, B13, B14, B25, B26, B66, B71

DATA SPEED
Peak Download Rate
10Mbps

Peak Upload Rate
5Mbps

 

LOCATION SERVICES
Satellite Systems
Optional: GPS, Galileo, Glonass, QZSS, Beidou

EMBEDDED SOFTWARE
Firmware
Secure boot, Pre-certified firmware
Embedded Platform
Legato® open source
Audio
Codec: HR, FR, EFR, AMR, Digital Audio, DTMF, Echo Cancellation & Noise Reduction, PCM, VoLTE
System Drivers
Windows® 10, Linux Driver: Standard ECM, Android RIL

INTERFACES
UART 1 X 8-wire
USB 1
12C 1
ADC 2
GPIO 8
Tx ON Indicator  1
SIM interface 1.8V/3V  1

 

HARDWARE
CF3 Form Factor: LGA, Snap-in socket option
Dimensions: 22x23x2.5mm
Antenna: Diversity, MIMO
Temperature Range: Industrial Grade: -40°C / +85°C

 

APPROVALS
Planned Carrier: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sierra Wireless
Regulatory: FCC, GCF, PTCRB

EMBEDDED SIM
Optional Ready-to-Connect (Sierra Wireless USIM)*

CLOUD SERVICES
Free Unlimited FOTA upgrades, Connectivity Management option, Device Management option