The RM505Q-AE is a 5G sub-6GHz module in an M.2 form factor measuring 52.0mm × 30.0mm × 2.3mm which meets the 3GPP Release 15 specification and is optimized for IoT/eMBB applications globally. It supports both standalone (SA) and non-standalone (NSA) modes, and also supports LTE Cat 16 and Cat 18. The RM505Q-AE is compatible with Quectel’s LTE-A Cat 6 module EM06, Cat 12 modules EM12-G/EM120R-GL/EM121-GL, and Cat 16 module EM160R-GL, enabling customers to migrate from LTE-A to 5G. The RM505Q-AE is an industrial-grade module for industrial and commercial applications only.
The module optionally features integrated GNSS (GPS/GLONASS/BeiDou/Compass/Galileo) for rapid and precise positioning. The RM505Q-AE supports nearly all major carriers worldwide and is ideal for globally deployed eMBB and IoT devices including industrial routers, home gateways, STB, industrial PDAs, rugged tablet PCS, industrial and consumer laptops, and digital signage.