Module

ALMC1308U

8-channels LoRaWAN™ concentrator
mini PCIe module with USB interface
DETAIL

Chipset

SemtechSX1308 + 2× SX1257

Frequency

863 ~ 870 MHz (EU)

915 ~ 928 MHz (US)

Modulation

LoRa

TX power

21 dBm

RX sensitivity

(EU, 125 kHz bandwidth)

-124 dBm (SF7)

-138 dBm (SF12)

RX sensitivity

(US, 125 kHz bandwidth)

-125 dBm (SF7)

-139 dBm (SF12)

Antenna connector

1× IPEX/U.FL

Interface

USB 2.0

SPI (option)

LED

1× TX

1× RX

Form factor

full-size mini PCIe

Operating humidity

10 % ~ 90 % RH, non-condensing

Operating temperature

TBA

Software

https://github.com/Lora-net/



Key features

1. Semtech™ SX1308 digital 1 baseband chipset
2. Dual Semtech™ SX1257 transceivers
3. Skyworks™ SE2435L-R front-end
4. Standard mini PCIe form factor
5. USB 2.0 interface (with optional SPI)
6. Full body metal shielding design
7. RX/TX LEDs

ALMC1308U is a full-size mini PCIe LoRaWAN™ concentrator module based on Semtech™ SX1308
The ALMC1308U concentrator module series allows building certified LoRaWAN™ gateways on any system equipped with standard mini PCIe slot and USB 2.0 interface.

Open source software and firmware availability, easy USB DFU based card's firmware upgrade and large community gathered around LPWAN technologies will help to kick start your LoRa™ network project.

mini PCIe connector pinout