5G sub-6GHz module becomes available for mass deployment - RG500Q-EA- Quectel

April 30, 2020

Quectel continues to lead the field in 5G technology as its 5G sub-6GHz module becomes available for mass deployment

Quectel’s RG500Q-EA 5G NR module has achieved commercial readiness and is now available to support global customers with mass deployment. The RG500Q-EA is ideal for a variety of industrial and consumer IoT applications, including business routers, home gateways, customer premises equipment (CPE), MiFi, industrial IoT (IIoT), industrial laptops, PDAs, video surveillance, digital signage, 4K/8K live streaming and many other bandwidth-intensive use cases.

The Quectel RG500Q-EA supports major sub-6GHz frequency bands as well as worldwide LTE-A and WCDMA network coverage, allowing customers to deploy their IoT solutions flexibly in Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East. Other key features of the RG500Q-EA include:
- LGA form factor, 41.0 × 44.0 × 2.75mm
- 5G sub-6GHz module, both NSA and SA modes
- DL 4 × 4 MIMO for 5G sub-6GHz and LTE Cat 16
- PCIe 3.0, USB 3.1 and RGMII interfaces
- Multi-constellation GNSS receiver
“We are very excited that the RG500Q-EA is now ready for commercial use as it reflects our continuing leadership in 5G technology. This step forward is a major milestone, accelerating and simplifying the roll-out of 5G applications across the globe,” said Patrick Qian, CEO of Quectel. “As a world leader in IoT innovations, we have been offering 5G modules with best-in-class wireless performance and simple to integrate designs.”
A pioneer of IoT innovation, Quectel was one of the first vendors to offer 5G NR modules and has a market-leading 5G portfolio covering both sub-6GHz and mm Wave technologies, delivered in LGA and M.2 form factors to perfectly cater for the differing demands of a wide range of IoT applications.