Telit FN980 Certified for Use on T-Mobile’s 5G Network
Businesses and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are now able to leverage the FN980 for high-performance, bandwidth-intensive applications on T-Mobile’s 5G network
London, July 13, 2021 – Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that T-Mobile certified its FN980 5G module for use on their 5G nationwide network. The FN980 module series empowers businesses to leverage 5G and Gigabit LTE to future proof IoT, enterprise applications and video, and this certification enables companies to take advantage of T-Mobile’s 5G network on the sub-6 GHz spectrum. For more information, visit https://www.telit.com/5g-ready-modules-data-cards.
The FN980 is based on the new 3GPP Rel. 15 standard and supports both NSA and SA 5G deployment scenarios. Powered by the second-generation Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G Modem-RF System, the Telit module features the M.2 form factor and is ideally suited for high-performance and bandwidth-intensive industrial applications, such as fixed wireless access, enterprise routers and gateways, customer-premises equipment, video streaming and more.
“Qualcomm Technologies is pleased to collaborate with innovators such as Telit to fulfil our mission of bringing mature 5G connectivity to manufacturing, entertainment, healthcare, education and more,” said Gautam Sheoran, senior director, product management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “Whether it’s gaming, conducting calls or doing work, the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System is designed for global 5G rollouts and supports all major spectrum bands which enables T-Mobile to drive their 5G efforts forward by proliferating ultra-fast speeds and seamless connectivity to more consumers worldwide.”
“Telit is always looking for new and exciting ways to help our partners and their users leverage the latest technology to its fullest, and we’re proud to have reached another milestone for our award-winning FN980 5G series,” said Marco Contento, vice president of 5G technologies, Telit. “This certification not only advances our mission to provide OEMs, system integrators and end-users the best-in-class portfolio of solutions for leveraging T-Mobile’s 5G network, but it also demonstrates our commitment to help OEMs bring their 5G-powered devices and applications to market quickly while affording them a competitive advantage.”
The FN980 series has received global certification, providing OEMs, system integrators and end users with additional, independent verification that their FN980-based devices will perform as expected on all major mobile operator networks worldwide.
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