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SX-ULPGN-BTZ IoT Modules

 

What is it?

Ultra low power wireless communication modules for IoT application. Enables seamless integration of three popular wireless connectivity technologies used in the majority of todays IoT applications.

WIFI, Bluetooth and 802.15.4

Cost optimized single-chip solution, includes advanced hardware-based security feature and low power architecture to meet the demands of the latest IoT applications.

 

What problem does it solve?

Enables low cost, low power easy to implement connectivity. Provide a secure hosted or hostless highly integrated multi-radio platform to enable IoT and cloud connectivity for today’s always on applications.

 

What are the features and benefits?
  • Dual Band 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi + Bluetooth Low Energy + 802.15.4 connectivity (Zigbee, Thread PRO R21)
  • Ecosystem Support: Amazon AWS, OpenThread, Microsoft Azure
  • Supports WPA and WPA2 Enterprise Security. LEAP, EAP-FAST, EAP-TLS, PEAP, EAP-TTLS supported
  • Integrated multi-radio co-Existence : 15.4+BLE+Wi-Fi coexistence on 2 antennas
  • Configurable memory retention for minimizing deep sleep power per application
  • Three dedicated internal processors remove the need for an external CPU/MCU

 

What are the focus applications/markets?
  • Energy Management
  • Lighting
  • Industrial Automation
  • Whitegoods and appliances
  • Home Security
  • Single Chip Gateways
  • General applications requiring multi-radio capabilities

 


 

SX-ULPGN IoT Modules

 

What is it?

SX-ULPGN is a low power, cost effective 802.11b/g/n Internet-of-Things (IoT) platform based on the Qualcomm QCA4010 System-on-Chip (SoC). SX-ULPGN is a feature-rich intelligent Wi-Fi solution for IoT that integrates a full Wi-Fi stack, full networking/security stack, and embedded CPU and memory for on-chip application development. It includes an integrated RF front end and an internal PCB antenna.

 

What problem does it solve?

Enables low cost, low power easy to implement connectivity via a UART interface in hosted mode. Provides additional value by reducing cost and system power by enabling customers to run their application directly on the module (hostless mode).

 

What are the features and benefits?
  • Single stream (1x1) IEEE 802.11b/g/n conformity (2.4 GHz)
  • Data rate up to 72.2 Mbps MCS7 HT20
  • Tensilica Xtensa® 7 130 MHz CPU
  • Up to 800 Kbytes of RAM available for application code
  • Network and security: TCP/IP, IPv4/IPv6, HTTP, SSL/TLS
  • UART, SPI, I2C, I2S, PWM, ADC, JTAG, and GPIO interfaces
  • Internal 1.2V and 1.8V regulator and power management unit
  • IEEE sleep, fast wake-up, low power Rx listen
  • Embedded ThreadX® Real-Time-Operating-System (RTOS)

 

What are the focus applications/markets?
  • Factory automation
  • Appliances
  • Sensors
  • Products used for security, remote control and remote sensing
  • Smart home

 

This module is a feature-rich, intelligent Wi-Fi solution that integrates a full Wi-Fi stack, full networking/security stack, and embedded CPU and memory for on-chip application development. Free SDK available for application development.

The module is:

  • Low cost
  • Pre-certified for FCC/IC and CE
  • Integrated PCB antenna
  • Simple-to-use AT command interface (hosted)
  • Cost effective solution eliminating external processor (hostless)