Altair Selected by NTMore to Power Its LTE Mobile Hotspot Device The NTMore-Altair Device Will Be Introduced in Several LTE Markets in 2013
HOD HA'SHARON, Israel and BARCELONA, Spain, February 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Altair Semiconductor (http://www.altair-semi.com), the world's leading developer of high performance, single-mode LTE chipsets, today announced that its FourGee-3100/6202 chipset has been selected by NTMore (http://www.ntmore.kr), a leading manufacturer of LTE devices, to power its new Intelligent Mobile Hotspot device (NTLR-100).
The small-footprint, LTE mobile hotspot device can securely connect several Wi-Fi devices simultaneously, boasts 100 Mbps DL and 50 Mbps UL speeds, one-touch Internet connectivity, an advanced internal antenna system and USB data tethering functionality.
"The combination of a low-power, high-performance and mature solution presented by Altair's chipset made Altair a natural choice to be our strategic chipset provider," said Brian Suh, Vice President of R&D of NTMore. "We look forward to extending our partnership with Altair as we introduce additional LTE devices to the market."
"With the introduction of this product to the market, LTE operators now have an additional, high performance single mode LTE device to help differentiate their product offering," said Eran Eshed, Co-Founder and Vice President of Marketing of Altair. "As the 'Internet of Things' becomes more prevalent in our everyday lives, innovative devices such as the NTMore mobile hotspot will play an increasingly important role for consumers around the world."
Altair-based products are currently powering more than 50 consumer devices in numerous carrier networks around the world, including in America, Europe, Japan, China and India.
About Altair Semiconductor
Altair Semiconductor is the world's leading developer of high performance, single-mode LTE semiconductors. Altair's chipsets can be found in approximately 50 end-user devices - ranging from USB dongles to smartphones - built by its more than 20 customers across North America, Europe, China, India and Taiwan - making it one of the only TDD/FDD LTE chipset manufacturers in the world with commercially available products. Altair's comprehensive product portfolio includes baseband processors, multi-band RF transceivers for both FDD and TDD bands, and a range of reference hardware and product level protocol stack software. Based on a novel, proprietary Software Defined Radio (SDR) processor, codenamed "OP™", Altair's products are the smallest and most highly power optimized in the industry, offering an unmatched combination of flexibility and performance. For more information, visit the company's website at http://www.altair-semi.com. Follow Altair on Twitter: @AltairSemi
NTmore is a leading developer and manufacturer of wireless data connected devices & solutions providing broadest product portfolio of Embedded module, Data-card, Mobile hot-spot, Router, CPE across 3G,4G technologies. NTmore also represents M2M specialties in industry applicable areas such as Automotives, Smart meter, Environmental monitoring, Security and Surveillance. For more information, please visit http://www.ntmore.kr
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