17 May '17, 3pm

Building Support for Bluetooth 5

Building Support for Bluetooth 5

Bluetooth is ubiquitous and it has moved well past the personal area network (PAN) model for headsets and keyboards. Bluetooth 5 is the latest standard and vendors are working to deliver support for this standard—for example, Texas Instruments ’ (TI) new SimpleLink CC2640R2F . Texas Instruments’ SimpleLink CC2640R2F supports the latest Bluetooth 5 standard that supports higher speeds and longer distances. The new standard ups wireless throughput to 2 Mbit/s and uses Forward Error Correction (FEC) code. That is five times the speed of Bluetooth 4.0. It also has an improved coding system that provides longer range using the same amount of power. In theory this range is enough to cover the average house without the need for repeaters. The CC2640R2F also supports a proprietary protocol that runs up to 5 Mbits/s. Its long-range mode goes up to 1.5 km using less than 10 mA. The ...

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