Wireless connectivity modules have become increasingly popular with Industry 4.0 and Internet of Things (IoT) developers because advanced integration helps lower development costs, eases burden on RF design, reduces time to market and simplifies procurement and certification. Texas Instruments (TI) has announced an expansion of its wireless connectivity module portfolio.
The availability of SimpleLink Bluetooth low energy certified modules with integrated antenna provide the longest range with low power consumption.
In addition to the Bluetooth low energy modules, TI offers modules to ease development of products with WiFi, dual-mode Bluetooth, WiFi and Bluetooth combo connectivity technology and more.
Designing with TI’s wireless connectivity modules provides an array of benefits to developers including:
In addition to the TI module portfolio, designers can take advantage of many third-party wireless module suppliers using TI wireless chips that offer additional options of form factor, antenna, software and design services.
Development kits and evaluation
TI’s wireless connectivity module-based development kits are available now on the TI Store and through TI authorised distributors: