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Ultra low power wireless solutions

Highly integrated RF ICs, protocol stacks, development tools and reference designs

Nordic Semiconductor is committed to providing high quality, easy-to-use, reliable and cost effective ultra low power (ULP) solutions to the wireless market. By offering four product lines – 2.4GHz RF, ANT™, Bluetooth® low energy and Sub 1-GHz RF – all with their unique advantages, Nordic enables its customers to select a solution that best meets their individual application requirements.

 

2.4GHz RF
  • Worldwide 2.4GHz ISM band operation
  • Maximum flexibility with application specific protocol stacks
  • Minimized data payload overhead
  • Ultra low power
  • Very cost efficient
  • No qualification/certification fees except
    FCC/ETSI
  • 2Mbps on-air data rate
ANT™
  • Worldwide 2.4GHz ISM band operation
  • 'De-facto' industry standard for sports and fitness devices
  • Very easy-to-use
  • Advanced networking capabilities
  • Multi vendor interoperability with ANT+
  • Comprehensive available selection of ANT+ profiles
  • Installed base of close to 10 million sensors/hubs
  • Seamless interoperability with ANT enabled mobile phones
Bluetooth® low energy
  • Worldwide 2.4GHz ISM band operation
  • Open standard
  • Multi vendor interoperability
  • Seamless PC/mobile phone connectivity with Bluetooth classic/low energy dual mode solutions
  • Connectivity to Bluetooth ecosystem
  • High penetration of Bluetooth wireless technology in PC and cellphone markets
Sub 1-GHz
  • 433/868/915MHz ISM band operation
  • Longer range – up to 1km
  • Less interference in sub 1-GHz spectrum
  • Excellent penetration through obstacles such as walls, etc.
  • Maximum flexibility with application specific protocol stacks
  • No qualification/certification fees except
    FCC/ETSI