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Ethernet Modem EOL Technical Bulletin

Effective Date:

April 2, 2020

Purpose:

Flash Technology is issuing this technical bulletin to notify customers, sales, technical support and service teams that the LTE Ethernet modems we offered have been discontinued by the manufacturer with a drop-in replacement.

 

EOLReplacementMaterial NumberDescription
MTR-LAT1-B07MTR-LNA7-B07F5905106TMODEM LTE ATT ETHERNET
MTR-LVW2-B07MTR-LNA7-B07F5905107TMODEM LTE VERIZON ETHERNET

Materials Affected:

Material Number and Description
F5905106T – MODEM LTE ATT ETHERNET TESTED
F5905107T – MODEM LTE VERIZON ETHERNET TESTED
11000016346 – 370 NEW INSTALL MODEM KIT-VERIZON LTE
11000016347 – 370 NEW INSTALL MODEM KIT-ATT LTE
F5905265 – MODEM FTM 190 LTE UPGRADE KIT(ATT ETHERNET)
F5905266 – MODEM FTM 190 LTE UPGRADE KIT(VZW ETHERNET)
F5905269 – MODEM SC370 LTE UPGRADE KIT (ATT ETHERNET)
F5905270 – MODEM SC370 LTE UPGRADE KIT (VZW ETHERNET)

Benefits:

Single modem for the AT&T and Verizon networks
(SIM change and configuration required)

SIM Card Type:

The new modem will use a 3FF SIM card instead of a 2FF as the previous models.

CELL Connector Location:

The new modem will have the CELL antenna connector on the left instead of the right as with the previous models.

New Modem

Old Modem

Firmware:

New firmware will be required to support the new Ethernet modem. New systems and all modem kits will ship with the latest firmware. Download firmware.

 

ProductFirmware Required
FTS 370x
FTM 190
FTS 371 SMART SNMP
FTC 270
3.7 or later
1.7 or later
1.7 or later (FTM 190)
1.0 or later

Recommendations:

Use 3FF SIM cards only, ideally rated at -40 Celsius. Do not use Consumer grade Triple Punch (2FF/3FF/4FF) SIMs as our tests show that they fail at -20 Celsius. Always have the latest, approved firmware in your possession before starting a modem install/replacement.