Sierra Wireless AirPrime® RC7620-1 IoT Module

Product Order Number:
SW RC7620-1

Description

Reliable Cat-1 LTE connectivity for European 4G networks with 3G fallback

The RC7620-1 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
  • 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 RC7620-1

Data Sheet

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Specifications

4G LTE

Category
Cat-1

Frequency Bands
B1, B3, B7, B8, B20, B28

3G
UMTS
B1, B8

2G
EDGE
900, 1800
GPRS
900, 1800
GSM
900, 1800

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, Circuit Switched Voice (Voice CS)
System Drivers
Windows® 10, Linux Driver: Standard ECM, Android RIL

INTERFACES
UART 1 X 8-wire
USB 1
ADC 2
GPIO 8
Tx ON Indicator  1
SIM interface 1.8V/3V  1
Max Update Rate 1 Hz

 

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: Vodafone, Sierra Wireless
Regulatory: GCF, RED

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

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