For those who usually need to work with a bunch of message, it is a wise choice to select a GSM Modem.
Then how to select a GSM Modem that can meet the demand and be cost-effective as well?
First of all, you need to confirm that if this modem is suitable for using in your country, which is determined by the frequency. For this GSM modem with Q2406 modem, it has dual frequency, 900/1800 MHz, which means that you can only use it in countries that use dual frequency, such as AU, UK, DE, FR, BL, ect. This model cannot be used in US.
Then, you need to make sure what you want to do by using the GSM modem, just to send SMS or to send both SMS and MMS? How many SMS do you want to send out every hour? For this modem, it allows you to send both SMS and MMS. With the 8 ports, you can send 600 SMS per hour every line, which means that you can send out up to 4800 SMS per hour.
And then, for the GSM modem is a device that controlled by computer through AT commands, you need to make sure the device is compatible with the system of your computer. Q2406 GSM Modem is compatible with Windows, Linux, Unix.
Sometimes, you may also need to change the IMEI, this Q2406 8 port GSM Modem can totally meet your demand. But the IMEI change function is optional, you need to pay extra $18 USD , and the IMEI software only suitable for Windows XP system.
Dual-band GSM: 900/ 1800 MHz (Please confirm the support dual frequency of your state before you place an order,can't be used in countries with quad-band. Please refer to the GSM World Coverage Map)
Conform to ETSI GSM 2+ standard
Class 4 (2 W @ 900 MHz)
Class 5 (1 W @ 1800 MHz)
Power Supply: 5 - 24 V DC
Operating Temperature: -20°C - +55°C
Storage temperature: -25°C - +70°C
Product Size : 195 x 115 x 130 mm
Asynchronous, transparent or non-transparent, to a maximum 14400 bits / s
Baud Rate : 300-115200 bits / s
Automatic baud rate: from 2400 to 19200 bits/s
Sending 600 sms per hour every line
Send and receive SMS, Fax (Send and receive voice message by using a specific software (Chinese only). The price of it is $99. Please contact us if you need it. )
AT command control (GSM 07.07 and 07.05)
Compatible with Windows, Linux and Unix
Attention: Please turn off the power supply first, when you plug in or out the single module, or the IC / mini -IC card will be destroy.
GSM modem, 8 x SMA Antenna, Power Cable, USB cable, Software CD
Kindly Note: 2G modules are assembled from second-hand modem modules, because 2G modules have been not in production.
Comparison and more choice
We have modems with single port, 8 ports, 16 ports, 32 ports; Q2303, Q2403, Q2406, Q2406B, Q24 plus wavecom module, Click here to see all the modems
||Single, 8, 16, 32 Ports
||ETSI GSM 2+ standard
||SMS, MMS, Fax, Data
||SMS, MMS, Fax
|Suitable for Countries