Wireless Connectivity


Products

Protocols

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Sub-1 GHz

  • Low-power wireless communications
  • High-performance,
    bi-directional sub-1 GHz radios
  • Ideal for smart metering, building control and home automation

Wireless Meter-Bus

  • European Standard for meter-reading applications
  • Defines the bi-directional communications between the meters and the data concentrators
  • 868 MHz frequency band as well as others

RF4CE

  • 2.4 GHz standard for home entertainment products
  • Robust point-to-point secure communications
  • Frequency agility to avoid interference
  • Simple pairing mechanism

ZigBee

  • 2.4 GHz standard mesh networking protocol
  • Low-power, low-latency, low-cost
  • Robust, secure communications
  • Multiple profiles for a wide range of applications

IPv6 / 6LoWPAN

  • A flexible IPv6 stack
  • Low power, quick wake-up time and low memory footprint
  • Supports IPv6 with 6LoWPAN, Ethernet, Wi-Fi and BTLE

Thread

  • New IPv6 and 6LoWPAN based wireless mesh network for connected home
  • Low power, simple, secure, scalable
  • Runs on existing 802.15.4 devices

Bluetooth Low Energy

  • An open, low power, short-range radio technology
  • Tx/Rx currents as low as 6.5mA, application throughput of 0.27 Mb/s
  • Ideal for connecting to smart mobile devices
  • Applications in consumer, industrial and healthcare

2.4 GHz

  • Low-power wireless communications
  • Compliant to IEEE 802.15.4 standards
  • Provides connectivity for home automation and smart energy applications

Wireless Connectivity Products

  • Sub-1 GHz Wireless Solutions
    • KW0x: Kinetis KW0x - 48 MHz, Sub-1 GHz Radio, Ultra Low Power Wireless Microcontrollers (MCUs)
    • MC12311: Sub-1 GHz RF and 8-bit HCS08 MCU with 32KB Flash, 2KB RAM
  • 2.4 GHz Wireless Solutions
    • KW2x: Kinetis KW2x - 2.4 GHz RF, Analog Mixed Signal, IEEE® 802.15.4, Low Power Microcontrollers (MCUs)
    • MC1323x: 2.4 GHz 802.15.4 RF and 8-bit HCS08 MCU with 128 KB Flash, 8 KB RAM

Wireless Connectivity Protocols

Featured Products

  • Kinetis W Series

    Kinetis W SeriesReliable, secure low-power sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz embedded wireless solutions

  • Tower System TWR-METRO-KIT

    TWR-METRO-KITFreescale/Nivis team up on Metropolitan Area Network