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Quectel 5G Sub6 modules

ID Quectel_RM500Q-AE
Ericsson ConnectedEricsson Connected

IoT/eMBB-Optimized5G Sub-6 GHz M.2 Module

Quectel RM500Q-AE is a 5G module optimized specially for IoT/eMBB applications. Adopting the 3GPP Rel-15 LTE technology, it supports both 5G NSA and SA modes. Designed in an M.2 form factor, RM500Q-AE is compatible with Quectel LTE-A Cat 6 module EM06, Cat 12 modules EM12-G/EM120R-GL/EM121R-GL, and Cat 16 module EM160R-GL, which facilitates customers migration from LTE-A to 5G.RM500Q-AE isanindustrial-grademoduleforindustrialandcommercialapplicationsonly.The Global version RM500Q-AE nearly covers all the mainstream carriers worldwide. The module supports Qualcomm IZat location technology Gen9C Lite (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou/Compass and Galileo). The integrated GNSS receiver greatly simplifies the product design and provides quicker, more accurate and more dependable positioning capability.

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Product features Company information

Product information

  • Product category
  • Product type
    Module & Chipset
  • Certification ID
  • MTBF(Years)


  • Industry 4.0

Vertical industry

  • Oil & Gas
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Airports
  • Ports
  • Warehouse
  • Energy Plants
  • Other


  • Americas
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • LAM
  • MEA
  • Other

LTE Band support

  • B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B12, B13, B14, B18, B19, B20, B25, B26, B28, B29, B30, B32, B34, B38, B39, B40, B41, B42, B43, B44, B46, B48, B66, B71

5G Band support

  • n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n48, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79

Cellular category

  • NR SA
  • Cat-20
  • NR NSA


  • FCC
  • IC
  • GCF

Input output

  • GNSS
  • USB

Area of use

  • Monitoring
  • Maintenance
  • Remote operation
  • Worker Safety
  • Quality assurance & inspection
  • Video Surveillance
  • Other
  • Logistic
  • Positioning & Tracking
  • Material handling
  • Industrial automation
  • Computer Vision
  • Augmented workforce


Quectel Wireless Solutions is the leading global supplier of high quality LTE/LTE-A, NB-IoT/LTE-M, GSM/GPRS, UMTS/HSPA(+), and GNSS modules. The products can be widely applied in all IoT markets, such as Industry 4.0. Quectel is a reliable and trustworthy provider of wireless modules putting the customer’s demands at the forefront.