QUECTEL EM06 IoT/M2M-optimized LTE-A Cat 6 M.2 Module EM06-ALAR


Quectel EM06-A is a LTE Advanced module optimized specially for M2M and IoT applications with 3GPP Release 11 LTE technology delivers data rates up to 300 Mbps down, 50 Mbps up.

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QUECTEL EM06-A IoT/M2M-optimized LTE-A CAT 6 M.2 Module EM06-ALAR

Quectel EM06-A is a LTE Advanced module optimized specially for M2M and IoT applications. Adopting the 3GPP Release 11 LTE technology, it delivers maximum data rates up to 300 Mbps downlink and 50 Mbps uplink.

EM06 supports Qualcomm® IZat™ location technology Gen8C Lite (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou/Compass, Galileo and QZSS). The integrated GNSS greatly simplifies product design, and provides quicker, more accurate and more dependable positioning capability.

Functional diagram of an EM06 module

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  • LTE-A Cat 6 module with M.2 form factor, optimized for M2M and IoT applications.
  • Support LTE-A carrier aggregation.
  • Worldwide LTE-A and UMTS/HSPA(+) coverage.
  • Multi-constellation GNSS receiver available for applications requiring fast and accurate fixes in any environment.
  • Feature refinements: supports DFOTA and DTMF.
  • MIMO technology meets demands for data rate and link reliability in modem wireless communication systems.


LTE Cat 6 EM06-A
Region/Operator North America
Dimensions (mm) 42.0 × 30.0 × 2.3
Temperature Range
Operation Temperature -30 °C to +70 °C
Extended Temperature -40 °C to +85 °C
Frequency Bands
LTE-FDD B2/B4/B5/B7/B12/B13/B25/B26/B29 ②/B30/B66
2CA B2 + B2/B5/B12/B13/B29 ②;
B4 + B4/B5/B12/B13/B29 ②;
B5 + B5/B7/B25/B30/B66;
B7 + B7/B12/B26;
B12 + B12/B25/B30/B66
B13 + B66;
B25 + B25/B26
B30 + B29 ②;
B66 + B29 ②/B66;
B41 + B41
GNSS GPS/GLONASS/BeiDou (Compass)/Galileo/QZSS (Optional)
Carrier North America: Verizon/AT&T/Sprint
Regulatory Global: GCF
North America: FCC/PTCRB
Canada: IC
Others RoHS/WHQL
Data Rate (Max.)
LTE-FDD (Mbps) 300 (DL)/50 (UL)
LTE-TDD (Mbps) 226 (DL)/28 (UL)
DC-HSPA+ (Mbps) 42 (DL)/5.76 (UL)
WCDMA (Kbps) 384 (DL)/384 (UL)
(U)SIM × 2
I2C × 1
PCM (Digital Audio) × 1
Antenna Tuner Control* (ANTCTL) × 4
USB 2.0 × 1
RESET# × 1
Antennas × 3 (Main, Diversity and GNSS Antennas)
Speech Codec Modes AMR/AMR-WB
Echo Arithmetic Echo Cancellation/Noise Suppression
VoLTE CSFB and VoLTE (Voice over LTE) (Optional)
Enhanced Features
MIMO (2 × 2, 4 × 2, DL)
Digital Audio and VoLTE (Voice over LTE) Optional
(U)SIM Card Detection
Dual SIM Single Standby
USB  Driver Windows 7/8/8.1/10, Linux 2.6–5.4,
Android 4.x/5.x/6.x/7.x/9.x
GNSS Driver Android 4.x/5.x/6.x/7.x/8.x/9.x
RIL Driver Android 4.x/5.x/6.x/7.x/8.x/9.x
NDIS Driver Windows 7/8/8.1/10
MBIM Driver Windows 8/8.1/10, Linux 3.18–5.4
GobiNet Driver Linux 2.6–5.4
QMI_WWAN Driver Linux 3.4–5.4
Electrical Features
Supply Voltage Range 3.135–4.4 V, typical 3.7 V
50 μA @ Power off
Power Consumption 3.8 mA @ Sleep typ.
21.3 mA @ Idle


  1. *: Under development/ In
  2. : Supported.
  3. ①: Excluding Japan and China
  4. ②: LTE-FDD B29 and B32 support receiving only, and are only for secondary component carrier in 2CA

Additional information

Weight 0.01 kg

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