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ZigBee Modem



  • 900 MHz RF signal
  • Automatically build up Mesh Network (Auto-Mesh)
  • Longer distance to 2000ft (610m)
  • RF data rate up to 200 Kbps
  • Configuration utility 


MLB-Z1001 is a 900 MHz RF modem designed for RS-232/422/485 communication via any readily available ZigBee networks. Overall, it offers a more cost effective and time to market solution for bridging remote machine to machine over diverse locations without first having to invest and engineer a huge complex network.


MLB-Z1001 modem uses the D89 & Terminal block connector to provide data communication interface and the DC jack to provide power input. LEDs are used to indicate the status of the modem.


MLB-Z1001 modem can be used to provide wireless communication link for many applications, including warehouse, AGV, and street light applications.


General Features  
Frequency Band 902~928 MHz, software selectable channel mask for interference immunity
Power Supply Input 5~32VDC
Operating Temperature -40~+75 °C
ESD Protection 15KV


(L) x (W) x (H)


(excluding connectors)

Power Consumption

60mA @ Working Mode

28mA @ Standby Mode

Humidity 5~95% (non-condensing)
Weight 212g
Casing Material Metal
Data Transmission  
RF Data Rate 10 Kbps or 200 Kbps
Indoor/Urban Range Up to 2000ft. (610m)
Outdoor/Line-of-Sight Range

Up to 9 miles (14km) w/ dipole antenna

Up to 28 miles (45km) w/ high-gain antenna

Transmit Power Up to 24 dBm (250 mW) software selectable
Receiver Sensitivity

-101 dBm @ 200 Kbps

-110 dBm @ 10 Kbps

Power Level

+7 dBm (5 mW)

+15 dBm (32 mW)

+18 dBm (63 mW)

+21 dBm (125 mW)

+24 dBm (250 mW)

Special Features  
Networking Topologies Mesh, Repeater, Point-to-point, Point-to-multipoint, Peer-to-peer
Selectable Channels 64 channels available
Encryption 128 bit AES
Configuration Tool Yes
Spread Spectrum FHSS (Software Selectable Channels)
RF Antenna Socket 50 Ohm SMA
Power Connector DC jack connector
Serial Interface

DB9 connector for RS-232 (female)

Terminal block connector for RJ-422/485


1 x Power

1 x Tx

1 x Indicator

Reset HW reset
MTBF 2,073,734hrs.




Model No. Description
MLB-Z1001 Serial to 900 MHz RF Modem