Check out the regulatory nRF9160 Certifications to see in which regions the nRF9160 SiP has been certified for radiated operation. Its modem firmware is limited to operation in the bands that were certified at the time of production.
More information on network operator coverage can be found under the Get Started tab.
Software development kit
For Nordic Thingy:91
nRF Connect SDK
nRF Connect SDK is a common software development kit for cellular IoT and short-range wireless, on the nRF9160 SiP, the nRF5340 SoC and all nRF52 Series SoCs.
Thingy:91 is built around
Low power SiP with integrated LTE-M/NB-IoT modem and GPS
Multimode LTE-M/NB-IoT modem with GPS
700-2200 MHz LTE band support
Certified for global operation
Dedicated application processor and memory
64 MHz Arm Cortex-M33
1 MB flash + 256 KB RAM
Arm TrustZone + Arm CryptoCell
The nRF9160 DK is an LTE-M, NB-IoT, GPS and Bluetooth LE development kit for the nRF9160 SiP.
Relevant development tools
nRF Connect for Desktop
nRF Connect for Desktop is a cross-platform framework for development applications. It contains applications for testing Bluetooth Low Energy and LTE links, power optimization, programming and more.Read more
nRF Connect for Cloud
Cloud-based connect, develop and deployment solution for cellular IoT and Bluetooth Low EnergyRead more
Power Profiler Kit II
The Power Profiler Kit II is an easy to use tool for measurement and optimization of power consumption for embedded solutions.