The HL7810 from Sierra Wireless is a 4G LTE-M and NB-IoT LPWA Module that is designed for Global Industrial IoT applications. It has a download data rate of 590 Kbps (Cat-M1), 127 Kbps (Cat-NB2) and an upload data rate of 1100 Kbps (Cat-M1), 158 Kbps (Cat-NB2). The module delivers a Tx power of 23 dBm and has excellent power efficiency. It supports 3GPP Release 14 features and has a high level of security from the edge to the cloud using security key encryption.
The HL7810 can be controlled via UART, USB, ADC, GPIO and SIM 1.8/3 V interfaces. It has an integrated GNSS receiver (GPS and GLONASS) with assisted GNSS that enables tracking and location-based services and an Optional Ready-to-Connect Sierra Wireless USIM. This module has a compact CF3 design for migration between technologies, global expansion, and future-proofing of product platforms. It is available in an LGA package that measures 15 x 18 x 2.4 mm and is ideal for asset tracking, smart energy and smart cities mission-critical applications.