Altair's CAT-1 chipset completes interoperability testing by NTT DOCOMO

Altair Semiconductor has completed chipset interoperability testing of its FourGee-1160 chipset on the network of NTT DOCOMO INC., a Japanese mobile services provider, the company said.

Altair´s FourGee-1160 is a CAT-1 chipset solution that was built from the ground-up. Designed specifically for IoT and M2M applications, such as wearables, vehicle telematics, smart meters and security applications, the FourGee-1160 offers power consumption, enabling battery life in excess of 10 years under specific use case conditions, and enhanced security and a customizable application layer.

Altair´s portfolio includes chipsets support a wide range of LTE categories and use cases, from high-speed broadband to low power, IoT-optimized products.

Altair Semiconductor, recently acquired by Sony Group, is a provider of single-mode LTE chipsets. Altair´s portfolio covers cellular 4G market needs.