Parsec Technologies is a Texas-based company that specializes in high-end antennas for a variety of applications. Their product line primarily consists of combination antennas that support cellular (LTE and sub 6 GHz 5G), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS in a variety of form factors.
The antennas can be ordered with either 1 or 15-foot cable lengths with either SMA-Male or N.
- Model: Akita
- Direction: Omni-Directional
- Frequency Range: 600MHz - 6 GHz
- Impedance: 50ohm
- Cable Type & Length: 1 or 15-foot cable lengths with LSR240 cable.
- Connector: SMA-Male or N connector
- Internal Ground Plane: Yes
- Dimensions: 15.5 x 9.5 x 1.4 inches
- Weight: Not specified
- Mounting: Wall or pole mount
- Outdoor Rated: Yes, IP54
- Frequency / Gain: 4.5-6 dBi
- Retail Price: $399
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MobileMustHave sent us an Akita for evaluation.
We'll be doing some basic real-world testing of this antenna as well as testing with a spectrum analyzer. Members can following along with our testing notes here, which will be compiled into a review later:
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