MultiTech Introduces LTE Category 1 USB Modem For Sprint

Aug. 30, 2018

Compact, industrial-grade device provides plug-and-play connectivity for vending machines, medical devices, smart grid, manufacturing equipment and more. 



Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of M2M and IoT devices, today introduced the new MultiConnect® microCell USB cellular modem. 

The latest addition to the comprehensive MultiTech portfolio of cellular connectivity products optimized for the Industrial Internet of Things, the MultiConnect microCell is easy to install and configure through AT commands. Ideal for failover, out-of-band management or primary internet connection over the Sprint network, it easily provides connectivity to intelligent appliances and is powered via USB interface. 

"Sprint is building a dedicated Internet of Things core network and operating system to power the immediate economy and create value for businesses virtually everywhere," said Ricky Singh, chief of products and solutions for Sprint® IoT. "Having robust, easy to deploy devices that allow us and our customers to quickly bring IoT solutions to market are key, and the MultiConnect microcell fits that philosophy very well." 

“The MultiConnect microCell is an easy way to connect your devices to the internet with ease,” said Derek Wallace, Director of Product Marketing at MultiTech. “Its compact size and industrial packaging make it suitable for a myriad of IoT applications across vertical industries, leveraging the reliability and coverage of the Sprint network.” 

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