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BGS12 Global 2G

​Performance and Cost Optimised 2G


The new Cinterion BGS12 wireless IoT Module demonstrates continued commitment to supporting the mature, yet extremely popular 2G networks for IoT applications. The BGS12 has been crafted to provide an extensive feature set, addressing the cost and technology demands of large scale IoT deployments. The BGS12 offers reliable 2G connectivity, full voice capabilities, high speed GPRS data (Class 12) and best-in-class low power consumption. The popular LGA design offers a well-established, proven footprint perfectly suited to the needs of small, high-volume devices with a focus on reliable and efficient manufacturing processes.  It is an exceptional cost effective 2G choice for any low bandwidth IoT application with the scope to evolve across evolving networks as the footprint is compatible with a multitude of Cinterion modules. 

The module delivers Quad-Band GSM/GPRS with intelligent power saving-features, jamming detection, an analog audio interface and a dual SIM interface for smart network switching. The BGS12 also supports the popular informal network scan feature offering information on the best available network, ideal for high-reliability applications.

The module's intelligent design concept allows seamless migration to other cellular technologies within a contiguous design framework to assure long-lasting, future-proof IoT applications.  As with all Cinterion modules, BGS12 includes full type approval (FTA) and certification for use with the largest global carriers.​

​The BGS12 Global 2G module features:

RegionGLOBAL
Frequency Bands2G Quad Band
CertificationsGCF,RED, FCC, PTCRB, IC, UL
Dimensions / Mounting
27.6 x 18.8 x 2.7mm
Special Features​GPRS Class 12, Dual SIM, RTC, Informal Network Scan, Jamming Detection
Max. Data Rate (UL/DL) UL: 85.6 kbps / DL: 85.6 kbps,
Voice SupportCircuit Switched
USBNo
Serial Interfaces2 x UART, I2C
Other Interfaces6 x GPIO
AudioAnalog Audio Interface with balanced microphone input.