PCTEL launches new antenna

Telecom solutions provider PCTEL, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCTI) said it has launched its new SkyCompassâ„¢ Dual MIMO LTE antenna for high data rate applications such as direct video feeds and broadband connectivity for commuters.

This antenna is ideal for high-speed rail, fleet, and other transportation modes.

The SkyCompass series comprises six new configurable antenna platforms, including single band and multiband GNSS options that address the majority of rail and fleet management installation needs.

The antenna features new ultra-ruggedized design and housing, outstanding electrical efficiency performance, high isolation between elements, and pattern consistency. In addition, as wireless routers adopt MIMO, the antenna´s inherent MIMO capabilities protect a network´s investment in cellular and, more specifically, LTE installations.

This series is currently available to select OEM customers and will be generally available at the end of January 2016.

PCTEL, a global provider of RF expertise, delivers performance critical telecom solutions to the wireless industry. The company benchmarks and optimizes wireless networks with its data tools, engineering services, and RF products.