The Industry’s Most Advanced LTE Category 0 Chipset Solution

The FourGee-1150/6401 is an LTE Category-0 chipset featuring downlink speeds of up to 1Mbps, extremely low power consumption, and a disruptive price tag. This IoT-optimized chipset is highly integrated and incorporates elements such as an advanced on-chip power management unit, integrated DDR memory and a low power MCU subsystem with a robust security framework for customer developed applications.

Featuring a rich set of host, peripheral and sensor interfaces, the FourGee-1150/6401 is ideal for integration in applications such as wearables, smart meters, lighting, parking and traffic control, vending machines and other low-bitrate and battery-operated IoT devices.


  • LTE features
    • LTE Release 12 Category-0 (1Mbps / 1Mbps), software upgradable for supporting Release 13 features
    • Integrated VoLTE/IMS/OTA-DM functionality
  • SoC and software
    • 4th generation Software Defined Radio (SDR) architecture featuring maximum flexibility at an extremely low level of power
    • Embedded power management unit (PMU) featuring ultra-low deep sleep current consumption
    • Low-power, embedded CPU subsystem for customer developed applications
    • Secure boot architecture and a robust hardware-based security framework
    • Embedded VoLTE support
    • Robust, carrier certified and field hardened protocol stack and L1 software
    • Highly integrated, minimal external component count
    • Flexible packaging, available in BGA as well as bumped-die form
  • Interfaces
    • USB2.0
    • Ethernet
    • UART
    • SPI
    • I2S/PCM
    • Auxiliary PWM and ADC
    • Camera
    • USIM
  • RF features
    • Low power RF CMOS architecture
    • Two RF ports supporting two bands in the range of 400-2700MHz
    • Integrated power detector
    • SAW-less Tx operation
  • Benefits
    • Low-cost, low-power LTE connectivity optimized for broadband IoT applications
    • Leverages highly mature, carrier-certified and mass market deployed software
    • Wide manufacturing and test solution ecosystem support


Sep 6, 2016

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Jun 7, 2016
Altair Snags Japanese Certification for 4G LTE

By Ken Briodagh Altair Semiconductor, a provider of LTE chipsets, recently announced that its FourGee-3800 chipset has successfully completed a chipset Interoperability Test on the NTT DOCOMO network in Japan. NTT is Japan’s largest mobile services…

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