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Here you may find all product related news within the categories of Nordic nRF proprietary (2.4GHz/Sub 1GHz RF), ANT Ultra Low Power Wireless, and Bluetooth low energy.

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The nRFready µBlue™ Smart Remote reference design
2012/03/06
Nordic Semiconductor officially launches world’s first complete Bluetooth® Smart remote control reference design for Connected TVs and set-t...

Available now, this reference design extends Nordic Semiconductor's Bluetooth low energy (or Bluetooth Smart as it Bluetooth low energy will now be marketed to consumers) offerings with a complete hardware and software solution for Bluetooth Smart remote controls. The nRFready µBlue™ Sm...

2012/02/28
Nordic Semiconductor demonstrates its first Bluetooth Smart heart-rate app running on an Android smartphone...

Available to download for free from the Android Market store today this demo application is the first of a series of Android demo apps Nordic is planning to roll out in the near future

The Nordic µBlue nRF8002 Bluetooth Smart (Bluetooth low energy) SoC requires no specialist RF knowledge or firmware development to design-in
2012/02/22
Nordic Semiconductor launches the µBlue™ nRF8002 – a low cost, ultra-low power, uniquely easy to design-in single chip solution for Bluetooth Sma...

Sampling to customers now, the nRF8002 extends Nordic Semiconductor's Bluetooth low energy offering with a cost-optimized, ultra-low power, and uniquely easy to design-in single chip solution for Bluetooth Smart (as Bluetooth low energy will now be marketed to consumers) tags and access...

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Mobile World Congress
2012/02/16
Nordic Semiconductor to reveal leading edge of smartphone wireless accessories at MWC with over 25 unique product demos using Nordic ANT+ and Bluet...

Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA (OSE: NOD) today announces that its booth at the forthcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) event in Barcelona, Spain (Feb 27 – Mar 1) will host demonstrations of over 25 unique smartphone wireless accessories – most of which wil...

The iOS Demo App
2012/01/19
Nordic Semiconductor releases a 'how-to' video of its iOS Demo App for Bluetooth low energy (Bluetooth Smart) and ANT+ accessories for the iPhone 4S...

Available to view on-line today, the iOS Demo App video takes viewers through the basics of using Nordic's recently launched Bluetooth Smart and ANT+ sample application for the iPhone 4S that is based on a proven API from Wahoo Fitness – experts in smartphone fitness technology – that r...

Bluetooth Smart mouse and keyboard
2012/01/10
Nordic Semiconductor demonstrates world's first Bluetooth® Smart mouse and keyboard combo at CES...

Nordic Semiconductor today demonstrates its upcoming nRFready μBlue Desktop reference design – the world’s first fully functional Bluetooth Smart wireless mouse and keyboard combo. The reference design is based on Nordic's market-leading μBlue nRF8001 and is set to take Bluetooth comput...

nRFready iOS Demo App sample application for iPhone 4S
2012/01/10
Nordic Semiconductor launches Demo App to accelerate development of Bluetooth Smart and ANT+ accessories for iPhone 4S at CES...

Available today, the nRFready iOS Demo App sample application provides developers with an ideal starting point and ready-built design framework to accelerate development of ANT+ and Bluetooth® Smart wireless connectivity apps and accessories for the iPhone 4S.  CES FORMAL DEMONSTRA...

nRFready µBlue Smart Remote
2012/01/10
Nordic Semiconductor demonstrates world’s first Bluetooth® Smart advanced navigation remote control for connected TVs and set-top boxes at CES...

Nordic Semiconductor is today demonstrating its upcoming nRFready μBlue Smart Remote reference design – the world’s first Bluetooth low energy/Smart advanced navigation remote for connected TVs and set-top boxes. Based on Nordic’s market leading μBlue nRF8001, this reference design is set to take remote controls for connected TVs to the next level by delivering advanced navigation features such...

Bluetooth low energy blood pressure monitor
2011/12/15
World's first production-ready Bluetooth low energy blood pressure monitor will work with any Bluetooth version 4.0 "Smart Ready&qu...

Developed by leading consumer blood pressure monitor OEM/ODM – IDT International Ltd – and based on the class-leading performance of the Nordic µBlue™ nRF8001 chip – this blood pressure monitor is now undergoing final FDA (U.S.) and MDD (Europe) medical certification further to the form...

Nordic Semiconductor launches enhanced nRF8001
2011/12/06
Nordic Semiconductor launches enhanced nRF8001 with upgraded Bluetooth stack further extending class-leading power-saving performance...

Sampling to customers now, the new nRF8001 ‘Build D’ revision of Nordic's nRF8001 (Build C) Bluetooth 4.0 low energy Connectivity IC adds power-saving features and an upgraded Bluetooth core software stack. The nRF8001 Build D is fully drop-in compatible (hardware and software) with the...