Cradlepoint MC400 Modular Modem

Add dual-modem capability and LTE Advanced Pro to branch, mobile, and IoT routers for more bandwidth and higher availability.

Cradlepoint MC400


Key Benefits

  • Greater revenue & cost-saving opportunities with the ability to run advanced bandwidth-intensive applications.
  • Better return on investment with the capability to upgrade to the latest modems without replacing the original hardware.
  • Higher availability by installing a second modem for failover connectivity.
  • Lower data plan costs by automatically switching to the second modem/SIM when the data plan cap on the primary modem/SIM has been reached.
  • Efficient LTE usage with Elastic Wideband technology.
  • Certified versions are available for public safety networks worldwide.

General Information

The Cradlepoint MC400 is a modular modem that can be added to the second modem slot in a Cradlepoint router. The MC400 is typically added to either upgrade the router modem to the latest technology or to serve as a second modem to increase availability and coverage. The MC400 can be ordered in various models including the latest LTE Advanced Pro model, rated at up to 1.2 Gbps.

Model Numbers

  • BA-MC400-1200M LTE Advanced Pro (1200 Mbps) with SIM-based auto carrier selection, with antenna and doors for AER2200 or AER1600
  • BB-MC400-1200M LTE Advanced Pro (1200 Mbps) with SIM-based auto carrier selection, with antenna and doors for CBA850
  • MA-MC400-1200M LTE Advanced Pro (1200 Mbps) with SIM-based auto carrier selection, with doors for IBR1700 and COR Dock
  • MC400-600M-C-AT LTE-Advanced/HSPA+ for U.S. AT&T is FirstNet Ready
  • MC400LP6 LTE Advanced (300/50 Mbps) with SIM-based Auto-Carrier Selection for all carriers in North America & Europe
  • MC400LP5 LTE Advanced (300/50 Mbps) with SIM-based Auto-Carrier Selection for Asia Pacific & Saudi Arabia carriers
  • MC400LP4 LTE (150/50 Mbps) with SIM-based Auto-Carrier Selection for Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile & Canada
  • MC400LPE LTE (100/50 Mbps) with a software-defined radio with SKUs for Verizon, AT&T, Sprint & Generic (additional carriers in the U.S. & Canada)
  • MC400LP3 LTE (100/50 Mbps) for Europe

Note: All models reference theoretical maximum modem upload and download speeds.
All specifications are subject to change without notice.



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