This chapter introduces the description, features and application areas of the Sixfab Jumpstart 5G

Sixfab Jumpstart 5G is an IoT computer based on the Raspberry Pi 4, integrated with the Quectel RM502Q-AE modem, a 5G NR Sub-6GHz variant. It combines the power of the Raspberry Pi 4 with high-speed 5G connectivity, making it ideal for various IoT applications. The electronic components are placed inside a specialized plastic enclosure with a specially designed thermal system for optimal performance.

Sixfab Jumpstart 5G is designed to cater to a wide range of markets and applications. It is particularly suitable for industries and sectors that require high-speed and reliable connectivity for their IoT projects. The target markets include:

  • Network Operators: For network operators, the Jumpstart 5G serves as a valuable testing and evaluation tool. It allows them to assess the performance and capabilities of their 5G networks, experiment with different configurations, and fine-tune their offerings to meet customer demands.
  • IoT Solution Providers: The product provides IoT solution providers with a platform to prototype and validate their 5G-enabled IoT solutions. It enables them to demonstrate the value and potential of their offerings to potential customers and partners.
  • IoT Developers and Enthusiasts: The Jumpstart 5G empowers IoT developers and enthusiasts to dive into the possibilities of 5G technology, enabling them to create innovative applications and solutions that leverage the benefits of high-speed, low-latency connectivity.


  • All inclusive high speed 5G/LTE indoor CPE/gateway
  • NSA and SA modes supported, Sub-6 GHz only
  • High Speed USB 3.0 interface between modem and Raspberry Рі 4
  • Enhanced internal antenna performance for 5G frequencies
  • Worldwide 5G coverage
  • Detailed Network Diagnostics: Signal strength (RSS|), SINR, RSRP, RSRQ, RSCP, BER,Bytes sent/received, connected band
  • Easy-to-use, simple setup
  • 5G Up to 400 Mbps (DL) / 400 Mbps (UL)
  • 3x LEDs, help as indicators while using the HAT
  • Operating Temperature: -10°C to 50°C

Key Application

Sixfab Jumpstart 5G provides an accessible and comprehensive platform for exploring and harnessing the capabilities of 5G technology in IoT/eMBB applications. Its flexibility and ease of use make it an invaluable tool for both individuals and organizations looking to embrace the potential of 5G connectivity.

Sixfab Jumpstart 5G can be applied in various use cases and scenarios, including:

  • IoT Prototyping and Testing: Utilize the Jumpstart 5G to prototype and test new IoT concepts, ensuring compatibility with 5G networks and exploring the potential of emerging technologies like edge computing and AI.
  • Industrial IoT: Develop industrial IoT applications that harness the power of 5G for real-time monitoring, predictive maintenance, and remote asset management in sectors like manufacturing, logistics, and utilities.
  • Smart City Solutions: Explore and develop smart city applications that leverage 5G connectivity, such as smart transportation systems, intelligent energy management, and efficient public services.
  • Remote Monitoring and Surveillance: Build solutions for remote monitoring and surveillance, enabling real-time video streaming, remote control, and situational awareness across various industries, including security, agriculture, and infrastructure.
  • High-Speed Data Transfer: Test and optimize applications that require high-speed data transfer, such as multimedia streaming, cloud-based services, and large-scale data analytics.
  • Digital Signage: Jumpstart 5G can be used to power 5G-enabled digital signage solutions, allowing for dynamic and interactive content delivery in retail, hospitality, transportation, and other industries. It enables real-time content updates, remote management, and personalized customer experiences.

Package Includes

  • Sixfab Jumpstart 5G
    • Sixfab 5G Modem Carrier HAT
    • Sixfab 5G 2x2 MIMO Antenna as a HAT
    • Quectel RM502Q-AE 5G sub-6GHz module
    • Sixfab USB 3.0 Bridge Connector
    • Raspberry Pi 4 Model B - 8 GB RAM
    • ABS Plastic Snap-in Enclosure
    • Custom heatsinks with a Cooling Fan
    • SanDisk 32GB Ultra microSDHC UHS-I Memory Card
  • 2x Sixfab 5V DC, 3A Power Adapters with Universal Plugs
  • SIM Removal Tool