1 Reply Latest reply: Mar 30, 2011 9:06 AM by Ken Wells RSS

Antenna Design: Tip #3

m2m-admin Novice

Poor antenna design can cause certification issues and delay the launch of your connected device.

Here’s one tip for good antenna design:

 

It may seem to be a good idea to cut a conductive window in enclosure for your internal antenna. But this approach could prove to be disastrous as it may reduce your antenna efficiency by up to 15 dB.tip3.png

Find additional tips in this quick 2-minute video.


  • Re: Antenna Design: Tip #3
    Apprentice

    I have been involved with a lot of M2M hardware solutions and this is an area that can really impact your devices performance. It can really save you alot of trouble in support costs in the long run as well.  Pay attention to your antenna.