The EM12-G from Quectel is an LTE Advanced Category 12 Module designed specially for M2M and IoT applications. It delivers a downlink data rate of up to 600 Mbps and an uplink data rate of up to 150 Mbps. This module supports DL 3x carrier aggregation and 256QAM and is compatible with Quectel’s Cat6 module EM06 and future Cat 16 module EM16. The device also supports Qualcomm IZat location technology Gen9HT Lite (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo). A rich set of Internet protocols, industry-standard interfaces and abundant functionalities (USB drivers for Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10, Linux, Android/eCall) extend the applicability of this module to wide range applications such as industrial router, home gateway, STB, industrial laptop, consumer laptop, industrial PDA, rugged tablet PC, video surveillance, and digital signage.