Shanghai, June 25, 2019 - Quectel Wireless Solutions, the leading global supplier of IoT modules, today partnered with China Mobile and Dianyi to demonstrate a 5G USB dongle based on Quectel 5G module RG500Q at the 25th GTI Workshop. Compliant with 3GPP Release 15 specifications and capable of both 5G standalone (SA) and non-standalone (NSA) modes of operation, the newly launched 5G device is designed for industrial IoT, smart city, smart home, training & education as well as intelligent logistics applications.
Featuring compact design, the device delivers 5G connectivity on bands of n41/n77/n78/n79 and LTE Category 20+ bands of B1/B3/B5/B7/B8/B20/B28/B34/B38/B39/B40/B41 as well as GNSS capabilities. With support for USB Type-C interface and plug and play, it provides ultra-high-speed and simple 5G communication for industrial routers, residential & enterprise gateways, smart appliance and logistics robots, etc.
At the workshop, Raki Zhang, Quectel Marketing Director, made a speech titled “Quectel Modules are Paving the Way for 5G”. He said, “With China granting 5G licenses to operators on June 6 to accelerate its 5G application, countries all over the world are pushing their 5G commercial uses. The launch of 5G Dongle with China Mobile and Dianyi marks a ground-breaking step towards 5G and a testament to Quectel’s expertise to support customers’ 5G deployments in top global markets.”
On June 25, GTI released “GTI 5G S-Module Whitepaper (v2.0)” composed by China Mobile, Sprint, Quectel, Qovor, Hisense, Rohde & Schwarz, Keysight, Anritsu as well as other industrial partners at the same workshop. The newly-launched 5G USB Dongle complies with specifications of 5G S-Module All-in-one Type-L defined in this whitepaper.
As an industry leader, Quectel always stands in the forefront of 5G technology. In early 2019, Quectel launched its 5G modules RG500Q/RM500Q and RG510Q/RM510Q featuring Qualcomm Snapdragon X55, which were unveiled as one of global first 5G modules at the Debut of 5G 2.6GHz End-to-end Products held at GTI Summit. Quectel also participated in "CMCC 5G PC Initiatives” to build 5G mobile office for customers during the same period. In the future, Quectel will proactively working with global operator, partners and other ecosystem participants to push 5G application and build harmonious 5G ecosystem.
The 5G USB dongle has been showcased at the 25th GTI Workshop 2019 during June 24-25 and will be exhibited at Quectel Booth # N4. B10 and China Mobile booth at MWC Shanghai 2019 during June 26-28.
About Quectel Wireless Solutions
Quectel Wireless Solutions is the leading global supplier of 5G, LTE, LTE-A, LPWA, GSM/GPRS, UMTS/HSPA(+) and GNSS modules. As a professional IoT technology developer and cellular module supplier, Quectel is able to provide one-stop service for IoT cellular modules. Quectel products have been widely applied in IoT/M2M fields including smart payment, telematics and transport, smart energy, smart city, security, wireless gateway, industry, healthcare, agriculture and environment monitoring. For more information, visit Quectel's website, LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter pages.