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WaveCom Fastrack Xtend

WaveCom Fastrack Xtend

Fastrack Xtend provides a highly extendable platform for the creation of a wide range of M2M solutions, with versions supporting GSM, GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA, CDMA 1xRTT and CDMA EVDO. All 3GPP versions feature a slot for adding expansion cards, enabling you to add extra functionalities. Fastrack Xtend comes with both RS232 and USB interfaces, and provides twin antennae RX diversity for 3G models. It is powered via USB or an external supply or a battery as an option.

Memory Internal 64 Mb Flash and 16 Mb PSRAM (for 3GPP versions)
Digital Control 2 GPIOs, 1 ON/OFF (many more thanks to IESM)
Digital Comms 1 USB 2.0, 1 UART (many more thanks to IESM)
Analogue Interfaces No (many more thanks to IESM)
Audio Interfaces 1 analog differential audio (many more thanks to IESM)
Cellular Radio Supporting quad band GPRS/EDGE, tri band HSDPA/HSUPA, dual band CDMA2000, dual band CDMA EVDO
Cellular Data GSM standard, SMS, GPRS class10, EDGE class10, WCDMA, HSDPA, HSUPA, CDMA2000, CDMA EVDO
Cellular Voice Quad codec (FR/HR/EFR/AMR), VDA2A
RF and IO connectivity 1 RF SMA connection (for the main) , 1 RF SMA connection to support diversity
Dimensions TBC


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