Low-Power Cellular and Bluetooth 5 A Whole New World of Powerful Applications
Our End Device Certified cellular IoT solutions intelligently combine low power cellular LTE-M and NB-IoT with long range Bluetooth 5. This unique combination enables totally new use cases using low-cost, long-range Bluetooth sensors all connected to the next generation cellular network, in a much simpler and lower cost architecture. Our cellular solutions are enhanced with multiple internal and external antenna options and a complete, certified co-located radio architecture – all to help you significantly reduce development time and costs.
Why Choose Laird Connectivity for Cellular IoT?
Limited costly radio or cellular certifications needed. Laird Connectivity’s cellular-solutions are end-device certified, enabling a cost-effective and fast time to market.
Complete Antenna Flexibility
The only cellular solutions on the market that have pre-integrated, low-cost embedded antennas plus external antenna options including our Revie Flex LTE-M / NB-IoT and DBA series antennas.
Fully featured Bluetooth 5 radio with support for LE Long Range and 2MPHY– all tightly integrated and co-located certification with LTE-M and NB-IoT functionality.
Integrated MCU with Hostless or Hosted Support
Develop your application directly on the Cortex M4F controller using Zephyr RTOS to reduce overall production cost and power consumption or use our hosted mode AT command set.
Speed to Market
Our End Device Certified, out-of-the-box solutions are designed to help reduce risk and decrease development time, for a faster prototype-to-production process.
Securely connect your wireless Bluetooth sensors over a low-power LTE connection to cloud services like AWS IoT – test within minutes with our Out of Box (OOB) application software, mobile apps and Development Kit.
You can work with the #1 experts in low power wireless connectivity and leverage free antenna scans, design reviews, on-site EMC support, and a global team of engineers to help accelerate your product to market.
Now Available: Pinnacle™ 100 Cellular Modem LTE-M and NB-IoT modem with integrated Bluetooth 5
The Pinnacle 100 cellular modem is an ideal product for customers looking for a fully-integrated solution – combining Bluetooth 5, cellular, and flexible antenna options into a single hardware platform.
Multiple Antenna Options
Choose from a variety of internal or external antenna options, including the only modem with a unique integrated antenna. This is an ideal solution for simplifying integration, saving space, and lowering costs without decreasing performance.
Integrated Bluetooth Radio
The integrated Bluetooth v5 radio supports LE Coded (long range) and Bluetooth mesh. It’s never been easier to bridge wireless Bluetooth 5 sensor data to cloud services like AWS IoT over a low-power LTE connection.
Complete Radio and Cellular Certifications
The Pinnacle 100 modem is fully end device certified from a radio regulatory, as well as LTE carrier perspective. No need to worry about the time and cost involved in the certification process.
Longest Battery Life
Extremely power-conscious, the Pinnacle 100 offers the lowest power consumption. This is ideal for battery-powered devices operating at the edge of your IoT networks.
LTE-M + NB-IoT Solutions
LTE CAT 1 Solutions
MVNO Options to get you started
Cold Chain Monitoring
Industrial Heating and Cooling
Predictive Maintenance of Material Assets
Connected Field Services
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Why Choose Cellular for Your Wireless Solution?
While the consumer products world focuses on streaming the latest videos to phones over 5G, another, equally powerful cellular transformation is underway in the medical and industrial space: low-power cellular networks – LTE-M / NB-IoT. These technologies are unleashing a new wave of IoT devices that drastically reduce cost and operate for years on a single battery. But that’s just the start. Combining low-power cellular with Bluetooth 5 gives you two best-in-class wireless technologies to bridge local sensors, phones, people, gateways, and the cloud into one seamless extension of your enterprise.
Why do Customers Choose Laird Connectivity?Our World Class Customer Support.
Global FAE & Support Team
Our team of committed professionals provide our customers detailed documentation resources, software development tools, technical support, and extensive product implementation support. With 24-hour first response during the business week and dedicated global teams for product support and integrations, our team is there to help.
- Schematic & Layout Reviews
- Antenna Selection and Design Review
- Free Antenna Scans
- Custom Antenna Design
- Global EMC Certifications
Onsite EMC and Antenna Testing
Laird Connectivity is an accredited EMC Test Facility specializing in wireless product testing and approvals for Worldwide Certifications including the US (FCC), Canada (ISED), European Union (CE), Japan (Gitecki), Australia/New Zealand (RCM). We are the only module and antenna manufacturer that offers our own on-site EMC testing approvals, which drastically reduces your risk and time to market.
- One Stop Shop for Modules, Custom Antennas, and all your EMC Testing
- Full product certifications for custom antennas
- Onsite EMC Test engineers to better advise and help customers with the EMC certification process