ULP Wireless Quarter

The ULP Wireless Quarter - Q3 2008

Q3 2008 issue of the ULP Wireless Quarter

This quarterly publication is intended to keep interested parties up-to-date on what’s happening with proprietary ultra-low power wireless technology and Bluetooth low energy wireless technology at Nordic Semiconductor.

Read this 16-page issue to learn about:

  • LATEST NEWS from Nordic including release of the nRF24LE1, a 2.4GHz ULP transceiver integrating radio core, 8 bit MCU and flash memory in a 4x4mm package (front cover – page 1)
  • NEW PRODUCT: RF Digital offers fully FCC and CE compliant 2.4GHz ULP module – based on Nordic’s nRF24LE1 2.4GHz ULP transceiver – for just US$8 (page 3)
  • NORDIC JOINS the ANT+ Alliance, a group dedicated to ensuring interoperability between sensors and computers used in the sports and wellness sectors (page 5)
  • THE ECONOMICS OF RF MODULES considers when a module integrating a compliance tested 2.4GHz ULP transceiver is a good option (pages 6 & 7)
  • RF DESIGN TIPS: Easing the challenge of RF design for ULP radios (part 2) (pages 8, 9 & 10)
  • WILL BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY finally push infrared remote control into retirement? (pages 12 & 13)