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Product Line: Cisco EHWIC 4G LTE Advanced
Product Type: Router module
Original price $0.00 - Original price $229.00
Original price
$0.00 - $229.00
Current price $229.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The EHWIC-4G-LTE-A is a single-wide EHWIC form factor module designed for Cisco 1900, 2900, and 3900 Series ISR G2 platforms, featuring LTE Band 17 (700 MHz) & Band 4 with a download speed of 100 Mbps and upload speed of 50 Mbps. It includes a Mini-USB interface, two TNC connectors for antenna connection, and a 4G LTE SIM Card Socket, supporting main and MIMO antenna connectors and GPS functionality. The module requires 5.1 W typical power, with a maximum power of 10.6 W, and is compatible with Mainline Cisco IOS Software Release 15.3(3)M2 and later versions, specifically tailored for use in the United States with AT&T Wireless networks.

Key Feature for the EHWIC4GLTEA

  • What are the LTE bands supported by this device?
    The device supports LTE Band 17 (700 MHz) and Band 4.
  • What is the maximum download speed of the EHWIC-4G-LTE-V?
    It offers a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps.
  • How many TNC connectors are available for antenna connection?
    There are two TNC connectors for main and MIMO RF port antenna connection.
  • What form factor does the device have?
    The form factor is Single-Wide EHWIC.
  • Can you describe the power requirements for this device?
    Typical power consumption is 5.1 W, with a maximum of 10.6 W.
  • What type of SIM Card does this device use?
    It uses a 4G LTE SIM Card Socket.
  • What are the dimensions and weight of the EHWIC-4G-LTE-V?
    It measures 0.75 in. in height, 3.08 in. in width, 4.9 in. in depth, and weighs 147 g.
  • What programming interface is used with this device?
    The device utilizes the Cisco IOS Software CLI for programming.
  • What are the LED indicators present on this device?
    LED indicators include WWAN LED, RSSI, HSPA+, GPS, and LTE.
  • Which Cisco IOS Software release supports the EHWIC-4G-LTE-V?
    It is supported by Mainline Cisco IOS Software Release 15.3(3)M2 with Modem Firmware 3.5.x or later releases.

Product Review

The Cisco EHWIC-4G-LTE-A offers LTE Band 17 and Band 4 support, providing download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps, suitable for applications requiring high-speed wireless WAN backup solutions. However, its support is limited to specific regions and networks, primarily AT&T Wireless in the United States, which might restrict its applicability for global enterprises. Additionally, the device integrates well with modular Cisco 1900, 2900, and 3900 Series ISR G2 platforms, featuring comprehensive diagnostic and monitoring interfaces, but its power consumption, peaking at 10.6 W, could be a consideration for energy-sensitive deployments.


The Cisco EHWIC-4G-LTE-A is a high-speed 4G LTE Wireless WAN Enhanced High-Speed WAN Interface Card designed to provide wireless connectivity for data applications. It integrates with Cisco 1900, 2900, and 3900 Series Integrated Services Routers Generation 2 (ISR G2). This product is specifically engineered to support mobile and remote deployments by providing reliable, fast cellular connections. Focusing on its hardware specifications, the EHWIC-4G-LTE-A supports LTE Band 17 (700 MHz) and Band 4, enabling it to offer download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds facilitate efficient data transfer and seamless internet connectivity, making it an ideal solution for wireless WAN backup solutions and other mobile data applications. The device features a single-wide EHWIC form factor with dimensions of 0.75 inches in height, 3.08 inches in width, and 4.9 inches in depth, weighing 147 grams. This compact size allows for easy integration into the supported Cisco ISR G2 routers without occupying excessive space. For connectivity, the EHWIC-4G-LTE-A is equipped with several external interfaces: - A Mini-USB interface for diagnostics and monitoring tools. - Two TNC connectors with a main and MIMO RF port for antenna connection, enhancing signal reception and transmission quality. - A separate active GPS with an SMA connector (support with later Cisco IOS Software release), enabling location-based applications. - Support for main and MIMO antenna connectors for improved signal strength and reliability. The device also includes a 4G LTE SIM card socket, allowing for easy subscriber identity module (SIM) card installation and access to LTE networks. It operates with a typical power consumption of 5.1 W and a maximum power of 10.6 W. In terms of management and diagnostics, the EHWIC-4G-LTE-A supports several Management Information Bases (MIBs) including 3G MIB, Entity MIB, and IF MIB. Additionally, it features an RSVD Mini-USB Port for diagnostics and a programming interface compatible with Cisco IOS Software CLI, ensuring comprehensive device management and monitoring capabilities. The product supports the Sierra Wireless MC7700 modem and is compatible with mainline Cisco IOS Software Release 15.3(3)M2 with Modem Firmware 3.5.x or later IOS releases with respective modem firmware. This ensures that the device is up to date with the latest software and firmware for optimal performance. Key LED indicators on the device include: - WWAN LED for connection status indication. - RSSI for signal strength. - Indicators for HSPA+, GPS, and LTE status. The Cisco EHWIC-4G-LTE-A is designed for use in the United States and supports AT&T Wireless networks, making it a suitable choice for deployments within this region. Overall, the Cisco EHWIC-4G-LTE-A provides a reliable, high-speed wireless connectivity solution for Cisco ISR G2 routers, facilitating a wide range of data applications and enhancing mobile and remote network access.


Part Number and ManufacturerCisco EHWIC-4G-LTE-A
Supported Cellular BandsLTE Band 17 (700 MHz), Band 4
Maximum Download Capability100 Mbps
Maximum Upload Capability50 Mbps
External PortsMini-USB for diagnostics, Two TNC for antenna, GPS SMA port, Antenna connectors for main and MIMO
Hardware TypeSingle-Wide EHWIC
Physical Height0.75 inches
Physical Width3.08 inches
Physical Depth4.9 inches
Unit Weight147 grams
SIM Card Type4G LTE SIM Card Slot
Normal Power Consumption5.1 Watts
Peak Power Consumption10.6 Watts
Supported MIBs3G MIB, Entity MIB, IF MIB
Diagnostic PortReserved Mini-USB Port
Configuration InterfaceCisco IOS Software Command-Line Interface
Geographical AvailabilityUnited States
IOS Software RequirementsMinimum Cisco IOS Software Release 15.3(3)M2 and Modem Firmware 3.5.x or higher
Compatible ModemSierra Wireless MC7700
Status IndicatorsWWAN, RSSI, HSPA+, GPS, LTE LEDs
Compatible Cisco PlatformsCisco 1900, 2900, 3900 Series ISR G2
Use CasesWireless WAN failover solutions
Network Provider CompatibilityAT&T Wireless
Antenna Connectors Count2 TNC Connectors
Port TypeMini-USB
Indicator LightsWWAN (Connection), RSSI, HSPA+, GPS, LTE

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