5G-compliant single-chip is LTE Cat 1 solution compliant
SEQUANS Calliope 2 is a 5G-compliant single-chip LTE Cat 1 solution compliant with the 3GPP Release 15 massive IoT standard, built on five years of firm’s exclusive and field proven experience with first generation Calliope, which is and has been an industry leading LTE Cat 1 chip for IoT chip since its introduction in 2015. Chip is designed for the support of IoT applications that require VoLTE and a data rate higher than a few 100 Kbps including wearables/hearables and smart city/smart home IoT devices. Device brings several significant advancements, including higher integration, significantly improved power consumption in both active and low power modes, a comprehensive VoLTE voice engine and EAL5+ security for iSIM. Device user application software and interfaces are compatible with firm’s Monarch 2 LTE-M/NB-IoT platform, allowing easy migration among Cat 1, LTE-M, and NB-IoT massive IoT technologies.