XBeeŽ Cellular LTE Cat 1

XBee Cellular LTE Cat 1 embedded modems provide OEMs with a simple way to integrate cellular connectivity into their devices

Features

  • FCC certified and Carrier End-device certified
  • Authentic 20-pin XBee TH form factor;
  • Smallest end-device certified cellular modem
  • XBee Transparent and API modes simplify s/w design
  • Integrated MicroPython programmability enables custom scripting directly on the modem
  • OTA firmware updates
  • Enhanced with Digi TrustFence™ security framework
  • Manage and configure with XCTU and Digi Remote ManagerŽ

Specification

Model Digi XBee Cellular
INTERFACES AND HARDWARE
SERIAL DATA INTERFACE UART (SPI coming soon)
ANALOG I/O 4 ADC lines
DIGITAL I/O 15 DIO lines
FORM FACTOR 20-pin XBee through-hole
PROGRAMMABLE Built-in MicroPython support with 24KB RAM / 8KB Flash
ANTENNA OPTIONS 2 U.FL for primary and secondary antennas
DIMENSIONS 0.960 x 1.297 in (2.438 x 3.294 cm)
OPERATING MODES Transparent, API, and Bypass mode
CHIPSET REFERENCE Telit/Altair
OPERATING TEMPERATURE -40º C to +80º C
SIM CARD 4FF (Nano size)
RF CHARACTERISTICS
MODULATION LTE/4G – QPSK, 16QAM
TRANSMIT POWER 23dBm
RECEIVE SENSITIVITY -102 dBm
NETWORKING AND CARRIER
CARRIER AND TECHNOLOGY Verizon 4G LTE Cat 1
SUPPORTED BANDS 4/13
TRUSTFENCE™ SECURITY Secure Boot, Encrypted Storage, Protected JTAG
DATA RATES 921 Kbps via UART
DATA PLAN OPTIONS Digi data plans available - Contact Digi for more information
POWER REQUIREMENTS
SUPPLY VOLTAGE 3.0 to 5.5v
TRANSMIT CURRENT 860 mA average, 1020 mA Peak @ 3.3V
RECEIVE CURRENT 530 mA average @ 3.3V
IDLE CURRENT (LISTENING) 143 mA @ 3.3V
DEEP SLEEP Approximately 10μA
REGULATORY AND CARRIER APPROVALS
FCC (USA) Contains: FCC: RI7LE866SV1
IC (CANADA) Contains: IC: 5131A-LE866SV1
VERIZON END-DEVICE Certified and ready for immediate use

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Digi is excited to bring together the power and flexibility of the Digi XBee ecosystem with the latest 4G cellular technology, with the new Digi XBee Cellular embedded modem. This solution enables OEMs to quickly integrate cutting edge 4G cellular technology into their devices and applications without dealing with the painful, time-consuming, expensive FCC and carrier end-device certifications. A bundled data plan will be included with every development kit with 6 months of free data, with the Digi XBee fully pre-provisioned and ready to communicate over the cellular network right out of the box.

With the full suite of standard Digi XBee API frames and AT commands, existing Digi XBee customers can seamlessly transition to this new modem with only minor software adjustments. When OEMs add the Digi XBee Cellular modem to their design, they create a future-proof design with flexibility to switch between wireless protocols or frequencies as needed, ideal for any business with an agile roadmap.


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