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AE-CLOUD2 LTE IoT Connectivity Kit

The Renesas Synergy AE-CLOUD2 LTE IoT Connectivity Kit is a platform for the rapid development of IoT devices with global LTE connectivity. The kit is based on the Synergy S5D9 MCU with an Arm Cortex-M4, with multiple sensors and connectivity options on the MCU board. It includes a Quectel BG96-based Cellular IoT Arduino shield, a Wi-Fi board based on the Qualcomm Atheros GT202 module, and an external GPS antenna. The kit can be used anywhere in the world and is certified with various carriers and government bodies. It is designed to let developers connect to any cloud provider with minimal effort, and includes demo software for quickly connecting to AWS, Microsoft Azure, and the Google Cloud Platform.

  • Synergy S5D9: Arm Cortex-M4 core with FPU, up to 120MHz
  • On-board sensors for motion, environment, light, audio
  • Cellular Shield: Quectel BG96 LTE Cat M1/Cat NB1/EGPRS Modem Module
  • Wi-Fi Board: Qualcomm Atheros GT202 Wi-Fi module
  • Global RF certification
  • Software support for AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform

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