The CTL Chromebook NL72-L series features updated cellular technology including support for Band 48/CBRS with download speeds up to 600MB (Cat 12)

PORTLAND, Ore., August 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CTL today announced CBRS support on the updated NL72L and NL72CT-L.

“Inclusion and digital equity are a priority for CTL and we believe that by adding additional communication technologies to our products, we are one step closer to bridging the digital divide. Band 48 has been requested by our most innovative customers and we are excited to address this need in the market.” – erik stromquistCEO

CBRS (Citizens Broadband Radio Service) band 48, often referred to as private LTE, is the 3.5 GHz frequency band, which operates in the LTE spectrum in the United Statesand is perfect for services that require ultra-high resources.

LTE was designed to work in a wide range of frequency bands (450 MHz up to 3.8 GHz) called E-UTRA. LTE technology is capable of supporting two communication modes, FDD (Frequency Division Duplex) and TDD (Time Division Duplex).

The main benefits of Band 48 CBRS

  • Enhanced Security. Network with dedicated radio equipment. Band 48 CBRS keeps the data local.
  • Improved mobility and reach. Unlike Wi-Fi, this technology enables high-speed mobility, seamless handovers, and longer signal ranges.
  • Ability. Band 48 has enough capacity to support high data rate applications and a large number of devices at the same time.
  • Optimized services. Applications can be customized and enhanced with respect to the specific industry, for services such as QoS, bandwidth, latency, etc.
  • interoperability. Devices are capable of communicating with each other regardless of their manufacturer.
  • New wireless devices. New wireless technology, such as AGV helmets, security cameras, agricultural sensors, etc.

The NL72-L is powered by the Intel® Jasper Lake Dual-Core N4500 CPU processor, allowing users to take full advantage of media streaming, fast web browsing, and multitasking with multiple applications and open tabs without having to sacrifice performance.

This device is equipped with Wi-Fi 6, allowing users to work from the comfort of their homes, in the office, or in hybrid classrooms. Wi-Fi 6 ensures a quality and secure connection while using very little battery power to keep your Chromebook charged when you need it most.

The NL72-L measures 11.6″ and features Intel® UMA 1366 x 768 graphics. The NL72-L has an IP41-rated design and has been drop tested from 70 cm. But the NL72 is as powerful on the outside as it is on the outside. inside.With a built-in USB interface HD camera with an LED indicator and a rotating camera, you can easily connect multiple devices to create the best working setup.The device features two USB ports, an audio port and a card reader 2 in 1. Google AUE for the NL72-L en june 2029.

CTL NL72-L/CTL-L Chromebook Specifications
Bands: B2/4/5/7/12/13/14/17/25/26/29/30/66/71 B41(194M)/42/43/46/48
Display: Intel® UMA Graphics 1366 x 768 (optional touch screen)
Processor: Intel® N4500 Dual Core Jasper Lake CPU
Networks: Intel® WiFi AX201 (gig+) (WiFi 6)
Memory: 4GB LPDDR4x-2933 SDRAM
SIM: Dual Sim support including e-sim
Storage: 64GB eMMC
cell card: Fibocom FM101 (Cat 12)
Dimensions: 11.6 x 8.1 x 0.74 inches.
Weight: 2.85 pounds
Ports: USB 3.0 (Type A) x 1 / USB Type C x 2 with Power Delivery / Audio (a single or combo 4-pole 3.5mm jack) / 2-in-1 Card Reader (uSD, SD/MMC connector) – SIM card slot
AUE: june 2029

The CTL Chromebook NL72-L comes standard with a 1-year parts and labor warranty and 2-way shipping. Options to upgrade warranties are available. Both models can be purchased from, resellers and distributors, including Ingram Micro and Synnex. Customers interested in buying wholesale you can request a quote here.

About CTL

CTL has been making the best high-end Chromebooks, laptops, desktops, computer displays, workstations, and servers since 1989. CTL’s rugged Chromebooks for Education, Chromebox, and Chromebook Tablets have received widespread recognition from leading technology publications such as PC Magazine,, Android Police, Android Central, CNET, and Laptop Magazine. CTL’s headquarters and sales and support teams are located at the United States. CTL is a Google for Education Premier Partner and an Intel Technology Program Platinum Partner. To learn more about CTL and to purchase CTL products, visit us at


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