Sequans Communications S.A. 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.
Hugues Waldburger, head of Sequans’ Broadband business unit, said:
“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. 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.