18dBm Bluetooth module for extended range

March 06, 2014 // By Graham Prophet
Distributor Rutronik has the Free2Move F2M03GXA Bluetooth module, fully qualified to Bluetooth 2.0+EDR for data and voice communication.

The F2M03GXA comes with a power amplifier that allows an adjustable transmit power of up to 18.4 dBm and a receiver sensitivity down to -89 dBm. A Piconet and Scatternet can be set up with up to seven slaves, and the PCM interface allows up to three simultaneous voice channels. The F2M03GXA is compliant to USB v2.0 and has extensive digital and analogue I/O interfaces.

The standard module comes along with the SPP-firmware, other profiles can be implemented upon request. For demanding industrial applications, the module’s operating temperature range is -40° to +85°C. The F2M03GXA is fully pin and software compatible to the older version and has full modular approval, making it easy to integrate a wireless solution into a product. The F2M03GXA module is certified according to CE, FCC and IC.

Rutronik; www.rutronik.com/0311d8da.l