SOURCE: Galtronics


January 28, 2014 16:55 ET

Galtronics Announces Low Profile MIMO Omni Antenna

Low Profile, 8.19" PIM Certified iDAS Antenna Commercially Available for Cost Effective In-Building Small Cell LTE Applications

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - Jan 28, 2014) - Galtronics Corporation Ltd., a Baylin Technologies (TSX: BYL) company, announced today the commercial availability of its smallest in-building MIMO iDAS antenna, PEAR™ M5542i, for value engineered 4G LTE in-building environments. The PIM Certified, low profile, mixed polarized, ceiling mount Omni directional antenna supports MIMO in the 698-960 MHz and 1710-2700 MHz bands, which covers LTE frequency ranges worldwide.

"We are proud to introduce our new LTE/MIMO small size iDAS antenna and add it to our leading edge PEAR product line," said Galtronics CEO and President, Ephraim Ulmer. "This patent pending new product is a testimony to our continued innovation and investment in R&D."

"With the M5542i, Galtronics is introducing an in-building MIMO antenna which -- due to its small size -- can be used in low- and high-ceiling applications," said Tobias Eger, Product Manager at Galtronics. "We are happy to have received confirmation by major carriers in North America, that the M5542i antenna will be used for their small cell in-building deployments as well as indoor DAS solutions."

The carrier-approved PEAR™ M5542i has met and exceeded specifications in live North American and Asian deployments and its RF performance can be simulated by tools such as iBwave. Additionally, the PEAR™ M5542i is commercially available for immediate shipment from Galtronics U.S. facility located in Phoenix, Ariz., and other locations globally.

Technical specifications include:

  • Frequency Range on both ports: 698-960 MHz and 1710-2700 MHz
  • Gain [dbi]: Low band 1.5 - 3.0: High band 3.5 - 6.0
  • Certified PIM performance of less than -150 dBc @ 2x 20W
  • Diameter: 8.19" (208mm)
  • Height: 2.83" (72mm)

For U.S. and international orders, please visit our website. U.S.-based carriers, system integrators and other customers may also order from TESSCO, an authorized Galtronics North American distributor. If interested in distributing Galtronics solutions, please call 1-866-206-9482 or send e-mail to:

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About Galtronics
Galtronics Corporation Ltd., a Baylin Technologies (TSX: BYL) Company, is a global company providing innovative antenna and communications solutions of the highest quality and design. Headquartered in Tiberias, Israel, with locations in North America, Europe and the Far East, Galtronics have state-of-the art design centers around the globe as well as world class manufacturing facilities in China and Vietnam. The company offers custom and off-the-shelf antenna solutions from concept and design to production and delivery of products for the world's leading wireless organizations. Since our establishment in 1978, our business has grown into an international platform with operations in North America and Asia. To learn more about Galtronics and its offerings, visit

About Baylin Technologies
Headquartered in Toronto, Baylin (TSX: BYL) is a global technology company in the wireless space with 35 years of experience in designing products and supplying innovative antennas. We strive to meet customer needs by being their trusted partner from initial design to production. Our antennas have become industry bench mark with an extensive portfolio of leading edge off-the-shelf antennas products as well as custom engineered solution to meet the specifications of our customers in the mobile, broadband, and wireless infrastructure markets.

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