Digi XBee? Cellular

Digi XBee? Cellular

Digi XBee Cellular LTE Cat 1 embedded modems provide OEMs with a simple way to integrate cellular connectivity into their devices

  • Industry’s fastest path to embedded cellular connectivity
  • Smallest end-device certified embedded cellular modem on the market
  • FCC pre-certified and Verizon end-device certified
  • Authentic 20-pin Digi XBee through-hole form factor
  • Standard Digi XBee AT and API interfaces
  • 3.3 V power for battery-powered applications
  • OTA firmware updates
  • SSL/TLS for secure communications
  • Configure locally with XCTU or remotely with Digi Remote Manager?

    USER MANUALS

    • Digi XBee Cellular User Guide

    REFERENCE MANUALS

    • XBee Development Examples and Guides
    • XBee ANSI C Library Example Code
    • XBee Java Library Example Code

    TECH SPECS

    • Schematic: XBIB-U-SP
    • Schematic: XBIB-U-SS
    • Schematic: XBIB-R-DEV Interface Board, rev. B
    • SCHEMATIC: XBIB-U-DEV Interface Board (Rev B1)

    CERTIFICATIONS

    • Government Agency Certifications

OVERVIEW

  • Digi is excited to bring together the power and flexibility of the Digi XBee ecosystem with the latest 4G cellular technology, with the new Digi XBee Cellular embedded modem. This solution enables OEMs to quickly integrate cutting edge 4G cellular technology into their devices and applications without dealing with the painful, time-consuming, expensive FCC and carrier end-device certifications. A bundled data plan will be included with every development kit with 6 months of free data, with the Digi XBee fully pre-provisioned and ready to communicate over the cellular network right out of the box.With the full suite of standard Digi XBee API frames and AT commands, existing Digi XBee customers can seamlessly transition to this new modem with only minor software adjustments. When OEMs add the Digi XBee Cellular Modem to their design, they create a future-proof design with flexibility to switch between wireless protocols or frequencies as needed, ideal for any business with an agile roadmap.
  • PART NUMBERS & ACCESSORIES
  • DIGI XBEE CELLULAR
    Digi XBee Cellular LTE Cat 1, Verizon LTE Cat 1, Dual U.FL, TH, USA XBC-V1-UT-001
    Digi XBee Cellular LTE Cat 1 Development Kit, Verizon LTE Cat 1, USA XKC-V1T-U
  • Specifications
  • Specifications Digi XBee Cellular
    INTERFACES AND HARDWARE
    SERIAL DATA INTERFACE UART (SPI coming soon)
    ANALOG I/O 4 ADC lines (coming soon)
    DIGITAL I/O 15 DIO lines (coming soon)
    FORM FACTOR 20-pin XBee through-hole
    ANTENNA OPTIONS 2 U.FL for primary and secondary antennas
    DIMENSIONS 0.960 x 1.297 in (2.438 x 3.294 cm)
    CHIPSET REFERENCE Telit/Altair
    OPERATING TEMPERATURE -40? C to +80? C
    RF CHARACTERISTICS
    MODULATION LTE/4G – QPSK, 16QAM
    TRANSMIT POWER 23dBm
    RECEIVE SENSITIVITY -102 dBm
    NETWORKING AND CARRIER
    CARRIER AND TECHNOLOGY Verizon 4G LTE Cat 1
    SUPPORTED BANDS 4/13
    SECURITY SSL/TLS (Up to 1.2)
    DATA RATES 921 Kbps via UART
    POWER REQUIREMENTS
    SUPPLY VOLTAGE 3.0 to 5.5v
    TRANSMIT CURRENT 860 mA average, 1020 mA Peak @ 3.3V
    RECEIVE CURRENT 530 mA average @ 3.3V
    IDLE CURRENT (LISTENING) 143 mA @ 3.3V
    DEEP SLEEP Approximately 10μA
    REGULATORY AND CARRIER APPROVALS
    FCC (USA) Contains: FCC: RI7LE866SV1
    IC (CANADA) Contains: IC: 5131A-LE866SV1
    VERIZON END-DEVICE Certified and ready for immediate use

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  • USER MANUALS

    • Digi XBee Cellular User Guide

    REFERENCE MANUALS

    • XBee Development Examples and Guides
    • XBee ANSI C Library Example Code
    • XBee Java Library Example Code

    TECH SPECS

    • Schematic: XBIB-U-SP
    • Schematic: XBIB-U-SS
    • Schematic: XBIB-R-DEV Interface Board, rev. B
    • SCHEMATIC: XBIB-U-DEV Interface Board (Rev B1)

    CERTIFICATIONS

    • Government Agency Certifications
    • DRIVERS

      GENERAL DRIVERS
      • Drivers Installer for Windows (XP, Vista, 7 and 8)
        USB Drivers are required to use XCTU with the XBIB-U (USB) interface board and the PKG-U Modems and Adapters.
      • Linux and Mac OS X Drivers (provided by FTDI)
        The USB interface boards Digi provides use FTDI chip drivers. Linux and Mac users are advised to download drivers directly from FTDINote: Legacy drivers and installation instructions?can be found here.

      FIRMWARE

      GENERAL FIRMWARE
      • XBee Cellular Firmware for Verizon 4G (TH)
      • XBee Cellular Release Notes v.1005

      UTILITIES

      GETTING STARTED GUIDES

      • XCTU Configuration & Test Utility Software User Guide

      DOWNLOAD XCTU

      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, Windows x86/x64
      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, MacOS X
      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, Linux x64
      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, Linux x86
      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, License Agreement

      DOWNLOAD LEGACY XCTU

      • XCTU 32-bit ver. 5.2.8.6 installer release notes
      • XCTU ver. 5.2.8.6 installer
        Last old-gen version of XCTU: Contains features from previous versions, plus adds support for XBee Wi-Fi modules,?Compatible with Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 7.? Does not support the Digi XLR PRO.

      GENERAL DIAGNOSTICS, UTILITIES AND MIBS

      • Digi API Packet Generator for ZB (ZigBee) Networks
      • XCTU v. 6.3.4, Release Notes