Hologram Nova

Start prototyping IoT with the Hologram Nova

A cellular modem purpose-built for IoT development with single board computer compatibility and Hologram software tools.

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Accelerate your global IoT Connectivity

Connect your device in minutes rather than months to Hologram's global network for rapid deployment.

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Focus on your core product experience

Spend less time on connectivity management and more time on your core product with Hologram's connection SDKs and Data Engine message routing.

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Leverage existing developer platforms

With supported hardware compatibility and open source SDKs, the Nova platform is adaptable to your org's development stack.

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Securely connect and communicate anywhere

Send and receive messages perfectly with a Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone and other single-board Linux computers

Enterprise-grade and ready for global scale

With an open-source design and industrial grade modules, the Nova platform is fully hackable and scalable for integrating cellular connectivity into your product for 2G/3G/LTE-Cat-M1 and beyond.

Control devices like they’re sitting right next to you

Load config files, run diagnostics, from anywhere over the network.

Hardware built with IoT development in mind

Tight coupling of the Nova and the Hologram SDK enable you to easily script IoT connectivity.

Part of our end-to-end IoT toolkit

Our Hologram cloud services connect the capabilities of our Hologram cellular IoT platform.

Global IoT SIM

Our global cellular network accessible through our Hologram SIM.

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Hologram Nova

A cellular modem platform built for IoT single board computing.

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IoT Dashboard

The tools you need to manage your device's data and lifecycle.

Need CAT-M1 or CAT-NB1?

Models and availability below

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Nova 3G

Global 3G/2G GSM
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
In Production

LTE-M/NB-IoT (Global)

Global LTE-M & NB-IoT (Cat-M1 & Cat-NB1)
FDD: 1,2,3,4,5,8,12,13,17,18,
In Production

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Technical Specifications

  • Cellular Module
  • 3G/2G: u-blox SARA-U201
    • Global Quad-band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    • 2G (GPRS/EDGE), 3G (UMTS/HSPA)
  • LTE-M & NB-IoT: u-blox SARA-R410-02B
    • Global Cat-M1 and Cat-NB1
    • FDD: 1,2,3,4,5,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,28
  • Features
  • u.FL Antenna Connector
  • Nano SIM card holder
  • UART GPIO Pads
  • USB Serial
  • Network Status LED
  • Power LED
  • Clear LED feedback
  • External UFL antenna port
  • Global cellular coverage (unlocked)
  • Fully end certified (FCC, PTCRB, CE, Verizon, and AT&T)
  • Dimensions (plugged in PCB)
  • 46mm x 19mm x 6mm
  • Weight: 8 grams
  • Included in the box
  • Nova global USB modem
  • Hologram Global IoT SIM card
  • Quad-band flexible UFL antenna
  • Access to Hologram Developer Tools for easy modem and data management

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