Wireless Communication Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Austin Transportation Department Replaces Incumbent with Intuicom Wireless Solutions

July 1, 2016

Intuicom Facilitates High-speed, Secure Traffic Data Communications Boulder, CO - (June 28, 2016) - Intuicom®, Incorporated, a premier supplier of wireless solutions to the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) market, announced today that it has been awarded Wireless Traffic Communications for the City of Austin’s Traffic Signal Expansion Initiative. The award, made in conjunction with... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

KONE to Showcase Digital and Wireless Solutions at BOMA 2016

June 27, 2016

Recently launched KONE Mobile App and KONE Care™ Wireless Phone Monitoring will be featured at Booth #516 LISLE, Ill., June 23, 2016 - KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will display its latest digital and wireless services at the BOMA 2016 International Conference Expo in Washington, D.C. from June 25-28, 2016. "At this year's BOMA conference, we'll... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

BLE Modules offer ASCII-style interface, embedded scripting.

June 24, 2016

Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) modules RN4870 and RN4871 support Bluetooth 4.2 specification and have ASCII-style command interface that facilitates devices configuration and eliminates complicated code compiling. Also included, on-board Bluetooth stack with scripting engine enables standalone operation and eliminates MCU use for simple applications. Solutions further offer FIPS-based connection security and can support different beacon formats, such as iBeacon™ or Eddystone™, via one command. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wideband RF Transceiver simplifies wireless system design.

May 25, 2016

Able to replace or eliminate as many as 20 discrete radio components, AD9371 can be used as common design platform across multiple applications and standards. This integrated, carrier-grade SoC radio solution achieves RF tuning range of 300 MHz to 6 GHz, 100 MHz signal bandwidth, and power consumption of <5 W under standard operating conditions. Features include 12 x 12 mm, 196-Ball CSP_BGA package, fully integrated LO and clocking functions, and on-chip calibration and correction algorithms.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Evaluation Kits help create low-power WANs.

May 25, 2016

Comprising 2 Motes (LoRaWAN&trade; sensors) based on RN2483 or RN2903 LoRa modules, LoRaWAN gateway, and local LoRaWAN server application, LoRa® Evaluation Kits provide components to create Low-Power Wide Area Network in Europe or North America. Driven by LoRa Alliance, LoRa technology achieves 10-mile range and 10-year battery life. Technology targets low data rates and low-duty-cycle applications for monitoring energy, location, utility infrastructure, environment, agriculture, and public safety. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Reference Kit accelerates adoption of wireless charging.

May 19, 2016

Comprised of transmitter (P9235A-R) and receiver (P9027LP-R), with 3 different coil size options, Qi-based Reference Kit helps integrate wireless charging into compact electronics requiring 0.5&ndash;3 W, such as smartwatches, headphones, fitness trackers, and portable medical devices. Support materials include user manuals, layout guides, layout instantiation modules, schematics, bill-of-materials, and Gerber files. Offering optimized thermal design, kit delivers peak 80% system efficiency at 3 W. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Network Module offers Serial and Ethernet modes.

May 17, 2016

Employing Spread Spectrum Frequency Hopping technology, bi-directional WNM Wireless Network Module provides wireless communications link between field sites that are rugged or impassable terrain, with single unit transmitting for up to 30 miles and ability to act as repeater for virtually unlimited transmission range. Operating at standard frequencies of 902&ndash;928 MHz or 2.4&ndash;2.4835 GHz, module utilizes 128-bit AES encryption, 32-bit CRC error detection, and ARQ for secure communications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Modules enable mobile bin level data monitoring.

April 27, 2016

BinCom modules enable SmartBob sensor to send data to BinView Web application to provide instant access to bin level data on any device with Internet connection. Smartphones, tablets, or PCs can be used to remotely acquire data regarding all bin level measurements from local and corporate-wide locations. Powered by battery, solution features wireless technology and cellular data transfer. Cloud-based BinView application is accessible by authorized users using secure login credentials. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bluetooth® Smart Modules target IoT-related devices.

April 6, 2016

Measuring 9.6 x 12.9 x 2.0 mm and 5.1 x 11.3 x 1.3 mm, respectively, Models EYSHCNZXZ and EYSHJNZXZ are compatible with Bluetooth® v4.2 low energy standard. Devices feature ARM® Cortex®-M4 processor with floating point arithmetic functions and 64 kB RAM. Operating from -25 to +75°C, modules are suited for various small, thin devices including healthcare equipment, wearable devices, and smartphone peripherals, as well as IoT-related devices. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-Power BLE Modules suit space-constrained applications.

April 4, 2016

Increasing battery life for small form factor (SFF) applications, SmartConnect XR and ZR Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) connectivity modules consume <4 mA in RX and <3 mA in TX with 3.6 V and <1.2 µA in sleep mode. Available package options include 4.5 x 5.5 mm LGA with 40L and 7.5 x 10.5 mm with 34 pins and ground paddle. All modules integrate SmartConnect BTLC1000 solution, ULP Bluetooth SMART SoC with SMART ARM® Cortex®-M0 MCU, and Bluetooth transceiver. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

FCC-Certified 4G/LTE Amplifier increases in-building coverage.

March 31, 2016

Promoting increased connectivity within buildings/structures, HA72170-NF can capture weak cellular signal and strengthen it to provide clear calls and fast, consistent data speeds while also reducing dropped calls. This 4G/LTE booster can wirelessly connect >25 mobile devices and works with 2G/3G/4G networks on U.S. cell carriers. While AGC enables consistent coverage, integral LED control console lets user set operational mode, select band, and adjust gain of each frequency. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bluetooth Low Energy Modules extend range and key feature support.

March 21, 2016

Extending range of Bluetooth® to 400 m, EZ-BLE&trade; PSoC® XT/XR opens up use of Bluetooth connectivity to home automation, industrial, and smart city applications. Solution occupies 9.5 x 14.5 mm, 32-pad footprint and operates from -40 to +105°C. Also available, EZ-BLE PRoC&trade; CYBLE-222014-01, which is drop-in compatible with Cypress 128/256 KB flash memory Bluetooth 4.1 modules, enables all 3 key features of Bluetooth 4.2 standard: data length extension, privacy, and security. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes EZ-BLE PSoC Modules and PMICs from Cypress

March 16, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of EZ-BLE PSoC Modules and PMICs from Cypress. The EZ-BLE PSoC Module from Cypress is a fully integrated, fully certified, 11 x 11 x 1.8mm, programmable, Bluetooth Smart or Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) module designed for ease-of-use, and reduces... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wireless Communication Module is Bluetooth SMART compatible.

March 1, 2016

Featuring Bluetooth® SIG certification, MK71050-03 integrates LAPIS Semiconductor&#39;s ML7105 wireless communication IC with 16 kB EEPROM, 26 MHz XO for master clock, and pattern antenna. Connection with host MCU is made via SPI, while commands and data format unique to LAPIS Semiconductor are implemented using 3 dedicated terminals: IRQ pin, WAKEUP pin, RF Active pin. Design has FCC certification in USA, construction design certification in Japan, and European compliance with R&TTE Directive.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Wireless Power Transmitter IC delivers 15 W.

February 25, 2016

Combined with host microcontroller, Model TC7718FTG realizes wireless power transmission system compliant with Qi&trade; v1.2 wireless charging standard for mobile and industrial charging applications. Electromagnetic induction transmitter IC integrates full-bridge gate driver, LDO regulator with 3.3 V output, and low-pass filter for recovery of amplitude shift keyed signal. Housed in P-VQFN36 package, device handles input voltages from 4.5&ndash;25 V with operating frequency from 110&ndash;205 kHz. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Transmitter/Receiver optimize wireless power conversion efficacy.

February 24, 2016

Compatible with WPC Qi standard, integrated transmitter (P9240A) and receiver (P9220) chips offer wireless charging solution for electronics demanding up to 15 W output. Power conversion efficiency is >86%. Whereas P9240A suits standalone applications and features proprietary slew rate control, P9220 is designed for products that require high-current charging and incorporates active internal rectifier and output LDO with support for all mainstream communication interface protocols. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Transportation Industry Products

Wireless HD Video Link enhances drone transmission reliability.

January 27, 2016

CONNEX mini, available for smaller, lighter aerial drones, delivers full 1080p HD video at 60 fps with zero latency over ranges up to 1,600 ft. While 65 x 45 x 15 mm, 40 g transmitter unit mounts on drone, 100 x 71 x 18 mm, 140 g receiver unit may be mounted on drone remote control. Further features include AES 128 encryption for secure transmission, multicast reception for up to 4 receivers, as well as telemetry and control solutions for S-bus, CANBUS, and PPM drone controllers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Combo Chip extends battery life.

January 7, 2016

Intended for mobile platforms and accessories, Model BCM43012 enables OEMs to integrate Wi-Fi into applications that have traditionally been powered by Bluetooth alone due to battery size or constrained power budgets. Highly-integrated 28 nm dual-band 802.11n and Bluetooth 4.2 SoC combines power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, and power management unit. WLAN features include optimized proximity and location functions enabled by 802.11mc and TurboQAM® data rates up to 96 Mbps. Read More