Other Wireless Communication Equipment

Communication Systems & Equipment

Intelligent Dongle brings IoT to legacy devices.

March 4, 2015

With BT900-US BT4.0 Intelligent Dongle, legacy devices that have operating system and USB port can be converted to wireless with BT/BLE functionality. Event-driven smartBASIC programming language simplifies module integration, minimizes OEM development risk, and accelerates time to market. Designed to support Windows, Windows Embedded, MAC OSx, Linux, and Android, dual-mode dongle is suited for IoT and Connected Hospital applications as well as barcode scanners, POS terminals, PCs, and laptops. Read More

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

Microwave Baseband/RF SoCs support growing wireless traffic.

February 27, 2015

Integrating cross-polarization interference cancellation (XPIC) and line-of-sight multiple-input and multiple-output (LoS-MIMO) functionalities, BCM85650 supports channel aggregation and delivers 4K-QAM (quadrature amplitude modulation). Employing digital RF correction mechanisms, BCM85820 integrates support for XPIC, MIMO, 4K-QAM modulation, 112 MHz channels, and channel aggregation. Both SoCs provide mobile access carriers with 5 Gbps capacity and 48 bps/Hz spectral efficiency. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Handheld Bluetooth Transmitter logs up to 10 samples/sec.

February 26, 2015

CE-compliant UWBT Series measures different sensor inputs, such as thermocouple, RTD, relative humidity, and pH, and transmits data to iOS- or Android™-based smartphone or tablet via wireless Bluetooth® communication from UWBT app. Among other features, app can be configured in 9 different languages, pair with multiple transmitters simultaneously, monitor and log sensor data on device, and display sensor data in digital, graph, or gauge format. Data can also be emailed or sent to cloud. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Outdoor Transceiver enables long-range Ethernet over coax/CAT5e.

February 11, 2015

Without repeaters, eBridge200WPM transmits IP video/data and power over coax up to 300 m or CAT5e up to 500 m. This Hi-PoE (60 W) and PoE/PoE+ compliant device, housed in IP66-NEMA4/4x rated enclosure, can support single Hi-PoE (60 W) camera/device or 2 PoE/PoE+ cameras/devices at 100 Mbps full duplex. Built-in IP management allows remote camera reset, monitoring and reporting via various IP protocols, as well as system event reporting via email and SNMP trap message notifications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Bluetooth 4.0 Multimedia SoC enhances audio market capabilities.

January 9, 2015

Integrating MCU, DSP, and RF, ATS282X offers single-chip Bluetooth® 4.0 dual mode solution for mid- to high-end Bluetooth stereo speakers, boomboxes, and headphones. RF and audio processing SoC, compatible with Bluetooth V2.1 and V3.0 as well as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) systems, simultaneously supports Android and IOS operating systems and includes serial controllers with diverse support. Internal echo cancellation and noise suppression algorithm are also standard. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Reference Design suits indoor proximity applications.

January 8, 2015

Housed in 75 x 35 x 12 mm case, Model TC35670 comprises Bluetooth® Low Energy component, NFC Type 3 Tag, and complete system software. Reference model is intended for indoor proximity applications, or beacons, which use BLE to communicate signals detectable by smart devices. TC35670 enables devices to remain in nearly zero power standby, with wakeup mode being engaged by microprocessor's 6-axis sensor or by reader coming into proximity with NFC tag subsystem. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Bluetooth Smart Controller achieves sub-1 µA in standby mode.

January 7, 2015

Housed in 2.1 x 2.1 mm WLCSP package, Model BTLC1000 is intended for IoT and wearable markets, including portable medical, activity trackers, HMI devices, gaming controllers, and beacons. Bluetooth Smart link controller IC connects as companion to any Atmel AVR or Atmel | SMART MCU through UART or SPI API requiring minimal resource on host side. Both devices are fully integrated with self-contained Bluetooth Smart controller and stack enabling wireless connectivity to be quickly implemented. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Bluetooth Low Energy Beacons push information to visitors.

January 7, 2015

With Texas Instruments (TI) SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® Smart solutions, iBEEK™ beacon will prompt or provide information when visitors near TI product solutions. Mobile device, adding interactive experience managed by BluZone™ CMS platform, supports remote monitoring and cloud alerts via Bluetooth. Battery life is rated up to 3 years on iBeacon mode, and incorporated real-time sensors are included for detection of temperature, light, and motion. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wi-Fi Dual Band USB Module targets USB wireless embedded systems.

January 5, 2015

Embedded with MediaTek MT7612U chipset, WUBM-273ACN 802.11ac/b/g/n dual-band (2.4/5 GHz) USB Wi-Fi® module supports 2T2R (2-stream) MIMO technology and delivers wireless PHY data at rates to 867 Mbps. This 55.0 x 25 x 3.3 mm USB 3.0 unit, backwards compatible with USB 2.0, features USB Type A or 12-pin wafer connector and is available with 2 x U.FL connectors or printing antenna. Along with FCC/CE certification, features include WEP, WPA, WPA2, and 802.1x security. Read More

Software, Communication Systems & Equipment

Bluetooth Smart Protocol Stack supports IoT applications.

December 30, 2014

Offering IPv6-ready Internet Protocol Suite for nRF51 Bluetooth Smart SoCs, nRF51 IoT Software Development Kit enables native and interoperable IP-based connectivity between Bluetooth Smart device and cloud service. It also enables Bluetooth Smart to be used in large, distributed, cloud-connected, heterogeneous networks such as home, industrial, and enterprise automation. SDK leverages Internet Protocol Support Profile from Bluetooth SIG and 6LoWPAN technology from Internet Engineering Task Force. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

BLE Development Kit includes PSoC 4 and PRoC BLE modules.

December 2, 2014

Featuring preloaded Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Pioneer baseboard, Bluetooth® Low Energy Pioneer Kit (CY8CKIT-042-BLE) fosters evaluation and development of BLE projects using PSoC® 4 BLE and PRoC® BLE devices. Kit supports system-level designs using PSoC Creator that includes example projects to enable BLE mixed signal embedded designs. Abstracted BLE v4.1 specification in Bluetooth Smart Component in PSoC Creator facilitates drag-and-drop designs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Dual Wideband Transceiver is available in FMC format.

November 25, 2014

Suited for LTE, SDR, and other RF applications, FMC214 comes in FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) format, has 70 MHz to 6 GHz range, and utilizes 8 SSMC connectors for I/O. TDD- and FDD-compatible board combines RF front end, frequency synthesizers for Rx and Tx, mixed-signal baseband section, and digital interface to host processor through LPC connector. Instantaneous bandwidth is programmable from 200 KHz to 56 MHz, and clocking can be external via FMC connector or from on-board internal clock.
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Communication Systems & Equipment

Bluetooth Modules suit industrial and medical applications.

November 19, 2014

Comprising intelligent dual-mode modules for classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy, BT900 Series features event-driven smartBASIC programming language, which enables hostless operation. Without need for external processor, smartBASIC captures end-to-end process of reading, writing, and processing of data which then uses Classic Bluetooth or BLE to transfer it to/from Bluetooth device. Applications include industrial cable replacement, medical devices, ePOS terminals, and barcode scanners. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Bluetooth Low Energy SoCs target IoT applications.

November 19, 2014

While customizable PSoC® 4 BLE Programmable SoC targets IoT, home automation, healthcare equipment, sports/fitness monitors, and wearable smart devices, turnkey PRoC™ BLE Programmable Radio-on-Chip suits wireless Human Interface Devices, remote controls, and pure play wireless connectivity applications. Both SoCs enable complete systems by integrating Bluetooth Smart radio, 32-bit ARM® Cortex™-M0 core with ULP modes, programmable analog blocks, and capacitive touch-sensing functionality. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Bluetooth® Smart Module targets IoT applications.

November 17, 2014

Measuring 12.9 x 9.6 x 2.0 mm with built-in antenna and filter, Model EYSFCNZXX simplifies wireless connectivity to IoT products, such as healthcare devices and wearable computers. Module is based on Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 SoC, which is built around ARM Cortex M0 processor that runs Bluetooth protocol stack, plus 256 KB flash memory and 16 KB RAM. Conforming to Bluetooth® v4.0 low energy, module has radio type-approval in US, Canada, and Japan. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Radio Transceiver Module operates reliably in 2.4 GHZ band.

November 14, 2014

Designed to be embedded into OEM equipment, 40 x 29 x 5.5 mm Circuit Design STD-503 wireless transceiver ensures reliable radio communication by using noise-resistant, direct-sequence spread spectrum (DSSS) modulation. This improves transmission speed and provides diversity receiver function for preventing signal drop-out due to multi-path fading — accomplished via inclusion of two antennas facing different directions. Up to 20 pre-set channels can be saved. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Bluetooth Tracking Device offers real-world range of 500 ft.

November 13, 2014

Working with its own smart-device application covering iOS and Android users, StoneTether lets users track items that are lost and provides tethering functions that prevent user from being separated from items. Customers can add items attached with StoneTether device that they want to bring to event on their calendar. If user leaves for event without StoneTether they have attached to items such as luggage, computer, or medication, they immediately get alert that they have forgotten items. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® Combo Modules suit IoT applications.

November 13, 2014

Helping manufacturers add Wi-Fi® and dual-mode Bluetooth® to embedded applications, WiLink™ 8 combo connectivity modules support Wi-Fi in 2.4 and 5 GHz bands and offer extended temperature range of -40 to +85°C for industrial applications. Smart energy and home gateways, which offer Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and ZigBee® coexistence, can manage multiple devices through Wi-Fi multi-channel, multi-role capabilities. Maximal Ratio Combining and MIMO technology enable throughput up to 100 Mbps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless Transceivers target smart metering applications.

November 12, 2014

Offering simultaneous operation at sub-1GHz and 2.4GHz, Model AT86RF215 is compliant to IEEE 802.15.4g-2012 and ETSI TS 102 887-1. Unit supports variety of data rates with 3 modulation schemes: multi-rate and multi-regional frequency shift keying, orthogonal frequency division multiplexing, and offset quadrature phase-shift keying. AT86RF215M single band sub-1GHz transceiver and AT86RF215IQ dual-band I/Q radio expand Atmel®| SMART metering portfolio. All 3 deliver output power up to 14 dBm. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Communication Systems & Equipment

GNSS Bluetooth Device delivers submeter accuracy.

November 12, 2014

When enabled with ViewPoint RTX correction service, Trimble® Leap delivers submeter accuracy directly to Terrain Navigator Pro Mobile app for iOS and Android devices. App allows users to collect markers, tracks, and geo-stamped photos in field, and then sync all GNSS data into Terrain Navigator Pro office software. Weighing 9.5 oz, portable Trimble Leap has 16-hr battery life and uses Bluetooth communication to connect to smart devices. Onboard micro SD card stores GNSS observables data. Read More