A7670E LTE Cat-1 HAT for Raspberry Pi, Multi Band, 2G GSM / GPRS, LBS, for Europe, Southeast Asia, West Asia, Africa, China, South Korea

SKU: 20049
Part Number: A7670E Cat-1 HAT
Brand: Waveshare

$29.99
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A7670E LTE Cat-1 HAT for Raspberry Pi, multi band support, 2G GSM / GPRS, LBS positioning

For different regions, we provide multiple LTE Cat-4/Cat-1 HATs to choose from:

SIM7600A-H 4G HAT LTE Cat-4 mainly applicable in North America (US, CA)
SIM7600E-H 4G HAT LTE Cat-4 mainly applicable in Europe, Southeast Asia, West Asia, Africa, China, South Korea
SIM7600E LTE Cat-1 HAT LTE Cat-1
A7670E Cat-1 HAT
A7600E Cat-1/GSM/GPRS HAT
SIM7600SA-H 4G HAT LTE Cat-4 mainly applicable in Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, Latin America
SIM7600CE 4G HAT LTE Cat-4 mainly applicable in China, and some Southeast Asia countries
SIM7600CE-CNSE 4G HAT
A7600C1 Cat-1/GSM/GPRS HAT LTE Cat-1
SIM7600G-H 4G HAT LTE Cat-4 the global version

Please check the supported bands according to your local service provider, select the proper one when placing order.

LTE Cat-1 HAT for Raspberry Pi

enabling LTE Cat-1 / 2G communication & LBS positioning

Based on A7670E

Features at a glance

The A7670E Cat-1 HAT is an LTE Cat-1 module, which supports wireless communication modes including LTE-TDD, LTE-FDD, GSM, GPRS and EDGE, with up to 10Mbps downlink rate and 5Mbps uplink rate. It supports Windows/Linux operating systems and multiple network protocols. The module size is the same as SIM7000/SIM7070 series, and the AT commands is mostly compatible with SIM7600 series. It is suitable for IoT applications like remote information processing, monitoring devices, POS, industrial routers, remote diagnosis, and so on.

  • Standard Raspberry Pi 40PIN GPIO extension header, supports Raspberry Pi series boards
  • Supports protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP(s), MQTT(s), FTP(s), and SSL
  • Supports dial-up, telephone call, SMS
  • Supports LBS base station positioning, it is able to get the approximate position info via mobile network
  • TTS (Text To Speech) feature, texts in Chinese/English can be converted into spoken words
  • Onboard USB interface, for testing AT Commands, network communication, and so on
  • Onboard audio jack for sound recording, making telephone call, listening the TTS resulting speech, etc.
  • Breakout common used control pins of the A7670X module, make it easy to connect with hosts boards like Arduino/STM32
  • SIM card slot, supports 1.8V/3V SIM card
  • 2x LED indicators, easy to monitor the operating status
  • Onboard voltage translator, operating voltage can be configured to 3.3V or 5V via jumper
  • Comes with development resources and manual (examples for Raspberry Pi/Arduino/STM32)
Specifications
Frequency band
LTE Cat-1 LTE-FDD: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B20
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 900/1800 MHz
SMS and Audio
SMS Supported types: MT, MO, CB, Text, PDU
Storage: USIM card (CB couldn't be stored on SIM card)
Audio feature Standard 3.5mm audio jack for audio input/output
Other
Power supply 5V
Operating voltage 5V / 3.3V (configured via jumper)
Operating temperature -30°C ~ 80°C
Storage temperature -45°C ~ 90°C
Dimensions 65 × 30.5mm
Standard Raspberry Pi 40PIN GPIO

Compatible with Raspberry Pi series boards

Dial-up on Windows/Linux

LTE Cat-1: up to 5Mbps (uplink) / up to 10Mbps (downlink) *
EDGE: up to 236.8Kbps (uplink / downlink) *
GPRS: up to 85.6Kbps (uplink / downlink) *

* stands for idealized data rate, the actual data rate depends on factors like network coverage, traffic congestion, base station condition, etc.

Cloud Communication

Supports communication protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP(s), MQTT(s), FTP(s), and SSL

Telephoto call & SMS Support

Making telephoto call or sending SMS by AT commands, with onboard audio jack

Pinout definition
Outline Dimensions
Resources & Services

* Resources for different product may vary, please check the wiki page to confirm the actually provided resources.

Selection Guide
  A7670E A7600C1 A7600E SIM7600E
Applicable regions A7600C1: China
A7670E / A7600E / SIM7600E: Europe, Southeast Asia, West Asia, Africa, China, South Korea
Band
LTE Cat-1 LTE-FDD
B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B20
LTE-FDD
B1, B3, B5, B8
LTE-TDD
B34, B38, B39, B40, B41
LTE-FDD
B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B20
LTE-TDD
B38, B40
LTE-FDD
B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B20
LTE-TDD
B38, B40, B41
3G N/A UMTS/HSPA+
B1, B5, B8
2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE
900/1800 MHz
GNSS N/A GPS/Beidou/GLONASS
Data Rate
LTE Cat-1 10Mbps(DL)/5Mbps(UL)
3G (HSPA+) N/A 42Mbps(DL)/5.76Mbps(UL)
2G (GPRS/EDGE) 236.8Kbps(DL/UL)
Software Features
Network protocol TCP/IP/IPV4/IPV6/Multi-PDP/FTP/FTPS/HTTP/HTTPS/DNS
Dial-up protocol PPP/RNDIS PPP/NDIS/RNDIS
USB driver Windows XP/7/8/10, Linux (driver free for Raspbian)
Hardware Interfaces
SIM card slot Compatible with 1.8V and 3V SIM card
UART Supports AT commands through UART, compatible with 3.3V/5V operating voltage
USB port Supports AT commands testing, network communication, firmware upgrading, etc.
USB to UART N/A Supports serial debugging, or login to Raspberry Pi
Audio jack Supports audio actions like making telephoto call
Antenna connector LTE main antenna LTE main antenna + LTE diversity antenna + GNSS antenna
Dimensions 65 × 30.5mm 65 × 56.0mm
Applications
Examples Healthcare, smart payment, Internet talk, environmental monitoring, energy monitoring, fleet management, smart industry, intelligent agriculture, etc.

Weight: 0.07 kg

Quick Overview

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