Fibocom Wireless, a leading global provider of wireless modules for the Internet of Things (IoT), announces L816-AM, the world’s thinnest LTE Cat 1 module for the North American market with global 3G/2G fallback. 

The L816-AM is a multi-mode LTE CAT1 module supporting LTE bands 2, 4 & 12, penta band WCDMA and quad band GSM, and is powered by the Intel® XMM™ 7120M LTE modem.  L816-AM includes 8 industrial and 4 carrier certifications across the globe, allowing seamless deployment in the USA, Canada, Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan and South America including Brazil.

“With only 1.55mm thickness, L816-AM is the perfect candidate for providing cellular connections on lower bandwidth global consumer products or hand-held devices, where slimness matters.” said Amy DeBuysere, VP of Business Development.

Samples of the L816-AM are now readily available for testing and integration.  Global carrier certifications are to be completed by end of 2016.  Commercial availability of L816-AM by early 2017.

About Fibocom

Fibocom Wireless INC., is a leading global provider of wireless modules for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company provides cellular communications modules of all technologies and LBS solutions that enable secure IoT applications globally across many verticals.  Fibocom’s global sales channel, logistics, manufacturing and support allow enterprises to simplify operations, increase efficiency and create new business models. Since 1998, Fibocom has been delivering a trusted and secure environment in telematics, wireless retail systems, metering and smart grids, security systems, routers and gateways, digital signage and mobile internet. Fibocom is based in Shenzhen, China with additional offices in the United States, Taiwan, and India.