Outdoor antennas for cellular and Wi-Fi applications

23-02-2023 | Mouser Electronics | Passives

Mouser now stocks the IPW Series rugged outdoor IP67-rated dipole antennas from Linx Technologies. With a frequency range covering 617MHz to 7.1GHz and a gain rating of up to 8.7dBi, the new outdoor antennas provide robust performance for a range of wireless cellular, Wi-Fi, and LPWA/ISM applications. The series offers ground-plane independent dipole antenna solutions capable of mounting permanently to metallic and non-metallic surfaces.

The Linx Technologies ANT-W63-IPW3-NP Wi-Fi 7/6/6E outdoor whip antenna is created for 2.4GHz, 5GHz, and 6GHz bands supporting Wi-Fi 7, Wi-Fi 6, and Wi-Fi 6E. The antenna is housed in heat and chemical-resistant, UV-stabilised ABS and connects utilising an N plug connector. As well as extensive Wi-Fi and WLAN coverage, the antenna offers reliable connectivity for IoT devices, smart home networking and remote monitoring.

The outdoor LPWA antenna is designed for use in the 868MHz to 915MHz frequency range and is an ideal choice for LPWA applications. The antenna’s exceptional low-power performance makes it suitable for monitoring, remote control, and sensing applications.

This outdoor cellular sub-6 5G antenna provides reliable performance for 5G New Radio, LTE, and cellular IoT applications. Delivering exceptional peak gain and efficiency, the outdoor antenna also supports private cellular networks, incorporating the Citizens Broadband Radio Service.

By Seb Springall