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NimbeLink, a global leader in embedded cellular modem technology and asset tracking solutions, has introduced the Skywire® NL-SW-LTE-TC4EU modem. The Skywire 4G LTE CAT 4 EU modem is the fastest and most cost-effective way to bring cellular connectivity to your IoT products in Europe. Approved for use on the Orange LTE CAT 4 network with fallback to 2G/3G, NimbeLink’s CAT 4 EU modem delivers exceptional download and upload speeds.

All NimbeLink Skywire modems are small, pin-compatible, and end-device certified, which enables easy integration with no further carrier testing requirements. This time-to-market advantage allows developers to quickly design-in connectivity to cellular networks around the world. All Skywire embedded modems are patented and are backed by industry-leading documentation and expert-level product support.

NL-SW-LTE-TC4EU Features

  • Small form-factor
  • U.FL port for antenna flexibility
  • Skywire standard interface
  • 4G LTE CAT 4 with 2G/3G fallback
  • Removable SIM card slot
  • Antenna independent certification increases selection flexibility
  • Connectivity via Serial UART or USB
  • Supports a wide range of I/O voltages for design flexibility
  • Development kits available


  • Longest Network Life
  • CAT 4 LTE Speeds (150 Mbps download/50 Mbps upload)
  • Improved reception with RX diversity
  • Penta-Band LTE support
  • Bundled data plans are available

Tech Specs

  • Throughput: 150 Mbps Download/ 50 Mbps Upload
  • Average: 135 mA
  • Peak: 225 mA
  • Idle: 40 mA
  • Sleep: N/A
  • Input Voltage: 3.4V-4.3V
  • I/O Voltage: 1.8V-5.5V
  • Temperature Range: -40ºC to 85ºC
  • Dimensions: 29mm x 33mm x 10.5mm
  • Weight: 8 grams
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Deployable Region: Europe
  • Carriers: Orange, Vodafone
  • Bands:
    • LTE CAT 4 (FDD B1[2100], B3[1800], B7[2600], B8[900], B20[800])
    • HSPA+ (B1 [2100], B8 [900])
    • GSM, EDGE (GSM900, DCS1800)
  • Certifications: CE Mark and RoHS Certificate of Compliance

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