GL-M2 User Guide¶
GL-M2 is for DIY enthusiasts who would like to build their own routers and modems. With GL-M2's 5G Module and 5G antennas, it provides a quality 5G cellular network.
First time setup¶
What's inside the package?
- 1 x GL-M2 Development Board
- 4 x 5G Antennas
- 4 x SMA Cable Connectors
- 2 x Screws
- 1 x DC Power Adapter
- 1 x Universal Plug Adapter (US, EU, UK & AU)
- 1 x 5G Module (Optional)
- 1 x Type-C Cable
Install the module and the antenna
Use an RF conversion extension cable or an SMA antenna connection cable to connect the antenna to the IPEX interface on the module.
Insert the Nano SIM card
Connect to a DC power supply and use a Type-C to USB 3.0 data cable to connect to the router or other device.
During use, it is necessary to connect to a DC power supply to provide a stable power source.
When the power indicator light is lit in red, it indicates a functioning power supply.
Connecting GL-M2 to GL.iNet Routers¶
GL-M2 is compatible with the following devices:
Flint (GL-AX1800): Firmware version 4.2.3 or above
Slate AX (GL-AXT1800), Beryl AX (GL-MT3000) & Brume 2 (GL-MT2500) : Firmware version 4.2.1 and above.
Connect M2 to a GL.iNet router, and use an ethernet cable to connect the GL.iNet router to a computer. Visit http://192.168.8.1 on a browser to enter the web Admin Panel.
Click on Auto Setup under the INTERNET section to connect to the Internet.
The network connection has been made successfully.