World News: 13:00 GMT Friday 21st April 2017. [Sequans Communications S.A. via Businesswire via SPi World News]
Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) announced that its Colibri LTE chip provides the LTE connectivity for the new Verizon Ellipsis™ Jetpack®, an ultra compact mobile hotspot launching today on Verizon’s network.
“The new Ellipsis Jetpack is a powerful and compact mobile hotspot and we are very proud to provide the LTE connectivity for this extremely useful consumer device,” said Hugues Waldburger, head of Sequans’ Broadband business unit. “It gives users freedom to access the internet instantly with the full power of Verizon’s always on and everywhere available LTE network.”
The LTE chip inside Jetpack is the Sequans’ Colibri LTE Platform, a highly optimized LTE Category 4 (up to 150 Mbps downlink and 50 Mbps uplink throughput) chipset solution, and a member of Sequans’ StreamrichLTE family of products for broadband and high-performance IoT devices. Colibri comprises baseband and RF along with an integrated applications processor running Sequans’ carrier-proven LTE protocol stack, an IMS client, and a comprehensive software package for over-the-air device management and packet routing.
The Ellipsis Jetpack (MHS900L) is available now at Verizon Wireless online.
About Sequans Communications
Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) is a leading provider of single-mode 4G LTE semiconductor solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and a wide range of broadband data devices. Founded in 2003, Sequans has developed and delivered seven generations of 4G technology and its chips are certified and shipping in 4G networks around the world. Today, Sequans offers two LTE product lines: StreamrichLTE™, optimized for feature-rich broadband devices, and StreamliteLTE™, optimized for M2M and IoT devices. Sequans is based in Paris, France with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, South Korea, and China. Visit Sequans online at www.sequans.com; www.facebook.com/sequans; www.twitter.com/sequans
Business Wire: 13:00 GMT Friday 21st April 2017
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