• Processor / OS 1.33 GHz Intel® Atom™ CPU
  • Machine Interface Designed for 12V or 24V systems
  • Mechanical Metallic IP67 enclosure
  • Environmental -40°C to +75°C operating


    The Modular Telematics Gateway (MTG 4G) is a mobile communications and processing platform designed and manufactured by John Deere Electronic Solutions. It integrates 4G LTE, GNSS, wireless, Bluetooth, and on-board communications via CAN, Ethernet, and RS-232. The Modular Telematics Gateway is ideally suited for advanced telematics applications such as machine health monitoring, advanced logistics, machine control, over the air programming, and remote diagnostics. It is environmentally sealed and rigorously tested to ensure long life and performance in the most demanding environmental conditions


  • Wireless – Connect to any access point or client device for data transfer or connect machine-to-machine.
  • Bluetooth – Connect to the MTG 4G with a portable device or tablet.
  • 4G LTE – Increases data rate speed and enables long lasting operation
  • Accelerometer – Capture acceleration event and motion data for theft deterrence
  • Increased processing, memory and storage capacity – Creates the ability to handle additional vehicle measurements and new applications
  • Dual core Intel® Atom™ processor with memory to run your most demanding applications
  • Global coverage – two part numbers cover extensive global country list
  • Specifications


    • 1.33 GHz Intel® Atom™ CPU
    • Real-Time clock
    • Open source Yocto Project® OS and board support package
    • Example applications and supporting documentation


    • 1GB DDR3 SDRAM
    • 8GB e-MMC NAND Flash

    Machine Interface

    • Designed for 12V or 24V systems (9V to 32V operating voltage)
    • Four CAN Interfaces (J1939 and ISO11783 compliant/250 or 500 kb/s selectable)
    • Three RS-232 serial ports
    • Gigabit Ethernet


    • Four 3.3V analog inputs / Four digital inputs / Four wake outputs


    • Metallic IP67 enclosure
    • Device-side connectors    
    • Header: Molex CMC 48-way
    • Ethernet: 12 pin HSAutolink™ II
    • Cell antennas (2): 50 ohm female TNC
    • GNSS antenna: 50 ohm female RP-TNC
    • Wi-Fi 1 antenna: 50 ohm SMA
    • Wi-Fi 2 antenna: 50 ohm Reverse Polarity SMA
    • Dimensions (mm): 215 x 205 x 51
    • Weight: 1.45 kg (3.2 lbs.)

    Diagnostic Tools

    • Integrated Status LED
    • Comprehensive internal diagnostics available


    Cellular and GNSS modem: North American Modem

    • Quad Band LTE: 700/850/AWS (1700/2100)/1900 MHz
    • FDD-Band (17,5,4,2)
    • Tri Band UMTS (WCDMA): 850/AWS (1700/2100)/1900 MHz
    • FDD-Band (5,4,2)
    • Quad Band GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

    European plus others

    • Penta Band LTE: 800/900/1800/2100/2600 MHz
    • FDD-Band (20,8,3,7,1)
    • Tri Band UMTS (WCDMA): 900/1800/2100 MHz
    • FDD-Band (8,3,1)
    • Dual Band GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 900/1800 MHz

    Internal Soldered SIM IC

    External accessible Micro-Sim Card (optional)

    Wireless and Bluetooth

    • 2.4 & 5 GHz w/ MIMO
    • Supports IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
    • Bluetooth 4.0 BLE

    Environmental Testing

    • -40°C to +75°C operating
    • Vibration: 10.6 Grms, 10 Hz–2 kHz
    • Shock: 85G
    • Humidity: 40°C @ 95% RH
    • Dust, particle impact, immersion, and high-pressure 5000 psi spray tested

    Electrical Safeguards

    • Transient protection per Industry Standard
    • ESD Protection: 8 kV contact, 25 kV air discharge
    • Short to battery/ground protection on all primary connector pins
    • Reverse battery, load dump, jump start protection


    • US / Canada: FCC (tested to Part 15b), PTCRB, AT&T certification, Industry Canada
    • Europe: CE, E mark
    • Australia/New Zealand
    • Extensive list of additional country approvals