Electronic Products & Technology


July 6, 2020 by Stephen Law

Mesh platform enables smart building, IIoT Bluetooth applications

ON SEMICONDUCTOR Bluetooth Low Energy mesh networking solution based on firm’s ultra-low-power RSL10 System-in-Package (RSL10 SIP). Using the RSL10 Mesh Platform, engineers can easily implement ultra-low-power mesh networking, using Bluetooth Low Energy technology, and move quickly towards full deployment. Optimized…
June 21, 2020 by Stephen Law

Bluetooth 5.2 SoC optimized for compact, two-layer PCB wireless products

NORDIC SEMICONDUCTOR nRF52805 Bluetooth 5.2 System-on-Chip (SoC) is an ultra low power Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) SoC supplied in a wafer level chip scale package (WLCSP) measuring 2.48 x 2.46mm. Device is optimized for two-layer pcb designs – eliminating the need…
May 15, 2020 by Stephen Law

32-Bit MCUs with Arm Cortex-M Core enhance security for Bluetooth 5.0

RENESAS Single-chip RA4W1 RA microcontroller (MCU) with an integrated Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy radio includes a 48MHz, 32-bit Arm Cortex-M4 core and Bluetooth 5.0 core delivered in a 56-pin QFN package. Together, MCU and easy-to-use Flexible Software Package (FSP) enables…
April 29, 2020 by Stephen Law

Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.1 RF module serves industrial IoT devices

TTI Murata Type 1DX Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.1 RF Module is a high-performance module based on the Cypress CYW4343W combo chipset which supports Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 5.1 BR/EDR/LE up to 65Mbps PHY data rate on Wi-Fi and 3Mbps PHY…
January 29, 2020 by Stephen Law

Bluetooth microcontroller intelligence includes value-added NFC peripheral

NXP SEMICONDUCTOR QN9090 and QN9030 Bluetooth 5 System on Chip (SoC) with hardware compatible options for 802.15.4, Multiprotocol RF and optional NFC technology. The latest additions to its QN series of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) devices enable next generation intelligent…
December 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

MCU provides full Bluetooth 5.0 low energy support

RENESAS 32-bit RX23W MCU provides full Bluetooth 5.0 low energy support allowing users to optimize system control and wireless communication applications while providing a more secure way to answer Bluetooth security risks such as eavesdropping, tampering and viruses. Device means…
November 2, 2019 by Stephen Law

105C ambient temp-qualified Bluetooth 5.1 SoC enables a wider range of applications

NORDIC SEMICONDUCTOR nRF52833 advanced multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) is an ultra-low power Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE), Thread, Zigbee, and 2.4-GHz proprietary wireless connectivity solution that includes a Bluetooth 5.1 Direction Finding-capable radio and is qualified for operation across a -40…
October 30, 2019 by Stephen Law

Low energy Bluetooth module delivers direction finding

U BLOX NINA-B4 Bluetooth low energy module series enables a number of Bluetooth features including Bluetooth long range, Bluetooth mesh and Bluetooth direction finding. Module is fully tailored to the needs of applications in the connected industry, smart homes, buildings,…
September 3, 2019 by Stephen Law

Test set includes Bluetooth 5.1 BLE AoA/AoD capability

ANRITSU MT8852B  Bluetooth Test Set supports the latest Bluetooth Core v5.1 (BT 5.1) specification for evaluating new key positioning services. With the new BLE AoA/AoD option MT8852B-037, test unit can conduct efficient RF-signal Angle of Arrival (AoA) and Angle of Departure…
August 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Bluetooth 5 module boosts range, design flexibility

LAIRD CONNECTIVITY BL654 PA (Power Amplified) series Bluetooth 5 module boosts power and range performance in a single solution providing engineers with secure Bluetooth connectivity and extended range suitable for industrial IoT applications. Providing maximum design flexibility and performance, device…
June 18, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Future signs global disty partnership with Silvair

Future Electronics, global distributor of electronic components has reached a worldwide agreement with Silvair, leading provider of qualified Bluetooth mesh solutions for lighting control.  “Given Future’s prominence in the lighting space, Silvair adds an important piece to our overall IoT…
January 21, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

First battery-free Bluetooth sticker sensor tag demonstrated

Amazon Web Services, Avery Dennison and Samsung join Wiliot’s original investor group, anticipating a future where paper thin battery-free Bluetooth sensors connect people with packaging and products.