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Suppliers of Bluetooth module & Bluetooth transmitter receiver module
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3com
Company Website
3Com Corporation was founded in 1979. The company provides solutions to the computer networking industry.

Internal Bluetooth module with USB interface - further details currently unavailable.

Agere Systems
Company Website

Agere, a relatively recent spin-off from Lucent, has begun to address the Bluetooth market.

ALPS Electric Co., Ltd
Company website
Since 1984, ALPS has provided products to the electronic components industry, including, for several years, DECT modules and now, more recently Bluetooth ones.

UGT series of Bluetooth module - released March 2000, and qualified November 2000.
UGT-4 module:
  Light-weight package measuring 32 × 15 × 2.5 mm 
  Can be used with same-shape Class 1 (20dBm) to Class 3 (0dBm)
  HCI interface over UART and USB
  Supported PCM interface for SCO
  Built-in flash memory, system clock
  Board to Board connecter typ
  Picture of the UGT-4

New module UGTZ5-2 qualified November 2001 based on the Infineon BlueMoon chipset

Bluetooth Modem Station - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.  

Bluetooth Module embedded BlueCore01 FW - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Module containing radio, baseband and link manager protocol based on Silicon Wave chip solution - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Module contains radio, baseband, link manager protocol, L2CAP, SDP, RFCOMM, GAP, SPP with UART - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Module embedded BlueCore01 FW and Bluestack - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Module contains radio, baseband and link manager protocol with USB - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Module contains radio, baseband and link manager protocol with UART - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Board to Board type Class 2 Module - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth  SMD Module with antenna contains radio, baseband and link manager protocol with UART - Further details currently unavailable. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Baracoda
Company Website
Baracoda supplies innovative solutions facilitating the integration of Bluetooth technology in electronic devices.

Baracoda Smart Modules are customisable to a customers specific need: Radio- Baseband - Battery - Shape - Peripherals - Software. Software features include: Interoperability: Dedicated to protocol conversion for instant evolution from wired to wireless infrastructure, Security and power management: Secure data transmission and improve battery life., Data Management: Handle data on-device for best efficiency. For instance: Barcodes capture, decoding and transmission.

Bluetronics
Company Website
Bluetronics aim to design and market highly integrated RF modules for high frequency, short range and local area wireless communications, such as Bluetooth, IEEE 802.11b WLAN, and IEEE 802.11a WLAN, to global wireless device and network equipment suppliers.

Current Bluetooth products include:
Bluetooth Module ICMBB2
is a USB/UART/PCM module for Bluetooth. It provides a short-range wireless communication link in the free ISM band (2.4 GHz). The module includes everything from the antenna to the bus interface, i.e. the HCI transport layer. It is suitable for an add-on to a host with, for instance, a USB or UART interface. Suitable applications include: Computers and peripherals, Access points, Handheld devices and accessories.
Bluetooth Radio Module with integrated antenna IRMBB4 can be used in a number of ways. The module can be mounted together with a baseband chip onto a PCB of a host application, e.g. a laptop. It can also be used as a transceiver in the 2.4 GHz band for other custom-specific applications. Suitable applications include Computers and peripherals, Access points, Handheld devices and accessories.
Bluetooth Amplifier Module with integrated antenna IAMBT2 is a general purpose RF front-end module in the 2.4GHz ISM band, including the antenna, LNA and PA. Possible uses include as a Bluetooth radio front-end, WLAN IEEE802.11 FHSS radio front-end, Home RF and RF front-end for other radio transceivers in the 2.4 GHz ISM band.

Bluetronics Class 1 Bluetooth Module is a 1.1 Bluetooth compliant module. The module includes everything from the antenna to the HCI transport layer USB/UART/PCM interfaces.

Bluewinc Inc.
Company Website
Bluewinc Inc. is a venture enterprise to develop hardware and software solutions of Bluetooth.

BlueWINC Class 1 Bluetooth Module BW-BTM01. It is complete stand alone Bluetooth communications system. The average 20dBm output power satisfies Class 1 Bluetooth Specification. Internal and external antenna makes user easy to implement Bluetooth for their products. The reset function is internally treated.

BlueWINC Class 2 Bluetooth Module BW-BTM03 is a core family of BlueWINC Bluetooth solution that creates local hot spot of high-speed wireless connectivity area, so this is just the right solution that you can add on legacy application. This product supports Class 2 range (50m). As this product can support various interface, will be applicable to various application part with UART, USB and PCM.

Code Blue Communications Inc
Company Website

Code Blue Communications Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Seattle Washington. The company designs, develops and markets Bluetooth interface devices and integrated solutions for vertical markets with high proportions of legacy devices and systems. The medical industry is a key target market.  Code Blue Communication’s founder and President, Bill Saltzstein, holds more than 20 years of experience in a variety of positions within the medical and engineering fields, is named on 12 patents and is a regular speaker about the medical field at Bluetooth conferences.

OEM Bluetooth Enabler
takes away the effort out of Bluetooth product development. The OEM Bluetooth Enabler has integrated support for a large number of Bluetooth profiles and Bluetooth functionality. The module is controlled using a high-level protocol. By using the Bluetooth Enabler/OEM Bluetooth Enabler and the development kit it is possible to enable Bluetooth in a new or existing product with very little effort.

Compaq (merging with HP)
Company website
Founded in 1982, Compaq Computer Corporation is a global provider of information technology products, services and solutions for enterprise customers.

Multiport Module is a Bluetooth 1.1 compliant design for wireless connectivity. It has an interface based on industry standard USB technology. It provides a range of up to 100m and data transfer rates of 1 Mbps. It can be used with Windows 98/98SE, Windows 2000, Windows Me. The MultiPort interface is an embedded Plug-and-Play USB port, initially available with either an 802.11b wireless LAN or a Bluetooth module. MultiPort combines the antenna and radio transceiver into a single assembly attached to the back of the notebook's display panel cover. This location improves receive-signal strength and reduces noise pick-up. The display's self-shielding effects greatly reduce RF susceptibility. PC Card and Mini-PCI slots are left free for other uses and there is no need for RF connectors and coaxial cabling, which can induce noise and signal loss.

EMTAC Technology Corporation
Company Website
EMTAC Technology Corp. originated as a division of Kaimei  Electronic Corp. and became an independent corporation in mid 1998, focusing its primary resources on ODM/OEM manufacturing of microwave components and RF communications products.

Blubiq Bluetooth Module RF- RADIO features low phase noise transmitter, programmable transmitter power control (0, 20dBm RF output power), built-in shielding, -84dBm receiver sensitivity, wide power supply range 1.7V to 3.3V, low power consumption ( 14mA @ 0dBm RF output power), CDMA interface ready, approved for global use (FCC,ETS).

Blubiq Bluetooth Module RF- RADIO plus Baseband features miniature module size, optional on-board antenna, SCO & ACL links, piconet, encryption, UART / USB / PCM interface,  firmware support.

Ericsson Microelectronics
Company Website
Ericsson Microelectronics is a global supplier of microelectronic devices including discrete semiconductors, integrated circuits, and value added sub-assemblies. Their focus is on providing solutions for the whole telecom world.

PBA 313 01 Bluetooth Standard Radio Transceiver features RF output power class 2. Forms a complete radio with only an antenna & a crystal or existing 13 MHz reference frequency. Small outline BGA package (10.2 x 14.0 x 1.6 mm), without the need for external shielding. There are 2 versions.
The first version is the PBA 313 01/2 which is Q1.0b compliant, see Product Brief and Datasheet.
The second version is the PBA 313 01/3 which is Q1.1 compliant, see Product Brief and Datasheet.

ROK 101 008 Bluetooth MCM Point to Point Module provides a complete Bluetooth function, it features output power class 2, FCC and ETSI type approved, internal crystal oscillator, built-in RF shield, supports Bluetooth protocol layers up to HCI and Point to Point connection. See Product Brief and Datasheet. Suggested applications include: Computers and peripherals, Handheld devices and accessories, Access points.

ROK 101 007 Bluetooth MCM Point to Multipoint Module provides a complete Bluetooth function, it features output power class 2, internal crystal oscillator, built-in RF shield, supports Bluetooth protocol layers up to HCI and Point to Multipoint connection. See Product Brief and Datasheet. Suggested applications include: Computers and peripherals, Handheld devices and accessories, Access points.

Ericsson
Company website

The inventors of Bluetooth.

Ericsson Bluetooth Radio - send us further details.

Ericsson Bluetooth Module is a complete Bluetooth module with Radio, Baseband, Linkmanager and HCI/IF. Further information can be found via the reference design application of Ericsson PBA 313 01/2 R2A. - send us further details.

Ericsson Bluetooth Module. - send us further details.

Ericsson Bluetooth Radio is a complete class 2 Bluetooth radio

eXI Wireless Inc
Company Website

eXI Wireless is involved in research, development, and marketing of wireless communications as well as connectivity solutions for business and personal convenience.

EBM 120 - eXI Bluetooth Module provides a Bluetooth wireless technology platform that can quickly enable embedded wireless applications for a wide variety of mobile computing, communications, home, building, and industrial products. eXI's can also do custom develop. Download EBM 120 PDF.

First International Computer Inc.
Company Website
FIC is one of the largest motherboard manufacturers, and an industry leader specializing in the design and manufacture of high quality motherboards and systems that meet the demands of the ever-changing hi-tech marketplace. However the company also has products for various PC functions.

FIC-BTModule-SW1 is a complete and cost effective integrated Bluetooth RF/BB solution with hardware integrated Link Management & Link Control function. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Free2move
Company Website
The company provide wireless communication solutions for industry. Their aim is to introduce the Bluetooth technology in industry.

Bluetooth module is a cost-effective Bluetooth module for integration into a clients products. Compact design with good radio performance. Available with complete Bluetooth stack.

HCV Wireless                                    
Company Website
HCV Wireless provide wireless distributed computing solutions - " intelligent infrastructure solutions for wireless connectivity applications".  HCV supply a BlueMod module and development kit product line designed to accelerate the incorporation of Bluetooth functionality in other products.

BlueMod is a compact computing platform solution incorporating Bluetooth technology. BlueMod features a small footprint, powerful 32-bit embedded processor and multiple connectivity accessories. With full Bluetooth 1.1 compliance and multiple profiles, BlueMod's Applications Programming Interface (API) allows solution developers to quickly deploy their own code inside a Personal Area Network (PAN) space.  BlueMod offers designers a fully-extensible platform, reduced time to market for the final solution, lower project risk and reduced manufacturing cost. Click here to download more information and technical specifications of the product.

The company also offers custom design and engineering, software development and testing, certification and manufacturing.

HunTec Co, Ltd. 
Company Website
HuneTec Co., Ltd., was established in April 2000, its major professional business lines are telecommunications equipment specializing in Bluetooth, CDMA Devices and ReFLEX Two-way Personal Communicator.

Class1 Bluetooth Module with antenna containing Radio, Baseband and Link Manager with UART/USB interface. - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

CF Type CDMA / Bluetooth Module is a CDMA module & Bluetooth Module integrated in CF Card. It features: PCMCIA Card Adapter (option), connects to PDA or Notebook through CF & PCMCIA slot, Local area Audio and Data Network, Internal Antenna, at least 50m range, wireless sync with PC through Bluetooth, supports all types of Pocket PC PDA.

Bluetooth RF Module. Features: HBM-100(Class1) & HBM-200(Class2) specification operating Voltage:3.0V ~ 3.6V ±5%, Current Consumption : Class2 : 65mA(4dBm),Class1 : 200mA(20dBm), Data Rates:1Mbps per channel, Operating frequency range:2402 ~ 2480MHz, Occupied channel frequency :1MHz, Modulation:GFSK , BT=0.5, Duplex type: TDD,  Channel switching time:220us, Frequency accuracy:±75KHz,  Transmit spectrum shape: ACP -25dBc, Transmit ramp periods :30us, Locking time:220us, Receiver sensitivity:-85dBm, Receiver interferanceco_channel ? 11dB, Receiver radiation? -47dBm.

IBM
Company Website
IBM concentrate on the creation, development and manufacture of the industry's most advanced information technologies, including computer systems, software, networking systems, storage devices and microelectronics.

& Bluetooth Ultraport Module from IBM is a Bluetooth device connecting to IBM proprietary USB interface, also known as Ultraport. It allows a ThinkPad notebook to communicate with other Bluetooth devices enabling you to wirelessly dial out to the Internet using a cell phone, sync with a PDA, or easily share a presentation with other ThinkPad notebooks with a range of 10 meters.

IBM Bluetooth Daughter Card to be placed inside IBM ThinkPad Series laptop computers supporting daughter card interface.

Integra
Company Website
Integra was established on November 6, 1997 with their focus on the digital multimedia/broadcasting industry.

Bluetooth Class 1 Module - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Bluetooth Class 2 Module - e-mail us if you can help with further information.

Inventel
Company Website

Inventel has developed solutions for a wireless world since 1994. Inventel has developed and designed terminals which work using radiowave technology such as pagers, DECT cordless digital phones, wireless modems and data broadcast services. More recently Inventel has become involved in Bluetooth technology. 

BlueBird is Inventel's Bluetooth Module designed for long range communications. It is a complete Bluetooth module including the baseband processor and the radio. It uses Inventel’s  own Bluetooth protocol stack. It is able to reate a scatternet with up to three piconets and has multi time programmable 384kB MTP ROM memory along with a UART (460 kb/s) transport layer. The Bluebird can directly drive the microphone and speakerphone through its on-board RealDSP and Codec for audio applications. 
    The current version of BlueBird has a HCI interface and will soon host the ECOS operating system, and the Bluetooth profiles.

If you buy the BlueBird now, Inventel will send you a free upgrade including the Bluetooth profiles, hosted by BlueBird itself. 
For further details on the product click here for the PDF file. Picture.

Mini-BlueBird is Inventel's Class 2, Bluetooth Module designed for mid-range communications. It's main features include:

  • Mid-Range : Class 2 (4dBm) output power and very high sensitivity ( –80dBm)

  • Audio capabilities included : 1 codec, audio interface for microphone and receiver included

  • High-speed serial port UART, SPI, I2C, free GPIO, ADC, DAC, analog audio, power supply.

  • Bluetooth 1.1 protocol layers included up to HCI

  • Point to Multi-point operation

  • Baseband and radio Bluetooth 1.1 qualified

  • Small size : 15 x 32 mm

KC Technology
Company Website

KC Technology focuses on providing interoperable wireless connectivity by delivering Bluetooth solutions for mobile, home, and business applications. 

KC8101 Compact Bluetooth Module is an compact Bluetooth module (20.5mm x 15mm x 2.2mm). It designed for the most space conscious Bluetooth applications. Based on the µPAX KC2680 Bluetooth Controller and industry radios. KC8101 is a 0dBm Class 3 device with receiver sensitivity of -80 dBm; it is designed to meet FCC, ETS and ARIB regulatory requirements. Bundled with µStack, KC's Bluetooth software stack; KC8101 enables a complete integrated system solution. Click here to download a PDF file on the product.

Korea Wireless Network
Company Website
Korea Wireless Network does research, development and commercialization of Bluetooth system solutions.

Bluetooth Motherboard Module 
BTCSR-DEV3 v1.2. 
Features include: Samsung BlueSEM I - Bluetooth v1.1 Module (Class 2), Interface : UART, USB, SPI, Audio Interface : PCM Data I/O, Power : Use USB Power (or +5V power adapter), Size : 79 * 54 (mm).

LG Innotek
Company Website
The company focus on telecommunications defense initiatives but have more recently diversed into providing a number of products using the Bluetooth Technology.

& Class 2 Bluetooth Module incorporating RF, BB, LM and HCI.

Bluetooth Module(LBMX-2001) is a basic solution for implementing Bluetooth technology in electronic device. LBMx Series is LGIT’s Bluetooth Module for mobile phone, PDA, mobile PC applications, and etc. It provides fully compliant Bluetooth system for both data and voice communications. Physical interface to HOST supports UART, USB and it fulfils full Bluetooth data rate 723.2k/57.6kbps. It features: Output Power : 4dBm max, Low power consumption, SMD Type, UART, USB and PCM interface, enable Built-in RF shield, Internal crystal oscillator, HCI Firmware embedded, Small size (25x14.5x3 mm).

Lucent Technologies 
Company Website
A spin-off of AT&T September 1996, Lucent Technologies launched its separation with an initial public offering of stock issued in April 1996. Lucent has become a player in optical, data, and wireless networking; Web-based enterprise solutions that link public and private networks; communications software; professional network design and consulting services; and communications semiconductors and optoelectronics. 

Bluetooth Transceiver Module is a highly integrated Class 2 RF module including RF transeiver IC, antenna filter and transmit / receive baluns.

Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.
Company Website (Japanese)

& BTM01 Compact Bluetooth module containing RF, Baseband and Link Manager. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Bluetooth Module Class 1 module. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Mitsumi
Company Website
Mitsumi was founded in 1954 and is a worldwide manufacturer of electronic components and PC peripherals. 

WML-C06 Bluetooth Module Wireless communication module conforming toBluetooth Ver. 1.1. This product was Bluetooth standard certified in June, 2001. Suitable for: Notebook PCs, Head Set, Mobile Phones, Digital Camera, PC Peripherals, PDA. Features: Ultra-small and thin size, SMD type can be surface mounted, supports communications of up to 10m, UART, USB and PCMIF interfaces enable wide range of applications, Conforms to FCC, CE and other countries' EMI standards, Supports Bluetooth Class2 (CLASS 1-supporting WML-C07 also available), Two types of models: With/without an antenna are provided.

WML-C07 Bluetooth Module Wireless communication module conforming to Bluetooth Ver. 1.1. This product was Bluetooth standard certified in November, 2001. Applications include notebook PCs, PC peripheral equipment such as printers and terminal adapters, and various other types of equipment. Features: Ultra-small and thin size achieved through use of high density mounting technology, Simple installation, High sensitivity supports communications of up to 100m, UART, USB and PCMIF interfaces enable wide range of applications, Conforms to FCC, CE and other countries' EMI standards,  Supports Bluetooth Class1 (CLASS 2-supporting WML-C06 also available), Uses connector to connect to main unit.

WML-C09 Bluetooth Module Wireless communication module conforming to Bluetooth Ver. 1.1. Applications include notebook PCs, cellular phones, digital cameras, PDA, PC peripheral equipment such as printers and terminal adapters. Features include: Reducing the size and thickness greatly due to the high-density surface mounting technology, Long-distance communication due to its high sensitivity, UART, USB and PCM interfaces available to various applications, Conforms to FCC, CE and the EMI standard of each country, Conforming to Bluetooth Class2, Operating temperature range : – 40~+85°C.

WML-C11 Bluetooth Module Wireless communication module conforming to Bluetooth Ver. 1.1. Applications include Notebook PCs, PC Peripherals, PDA, Access point. Features include: Long-distance communication due to its high sensitivity, UART,USB and PCM interfaces available to various applications, Conforms to FCC, CE and the EMI standard of each country,  Conforming to Bluetooth Class1, Operating temperature range : – 40~+70°C, Two types of models: With/without an antenna are provided.

Mitsumi Bluetooth Module - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Motorola
Company Website
Motorola provides integrated communications solutions and embedded electronic solutions. This includes wireless communications, making end-to-end systems, embedded semiconductor solutions and embedded electronic systems.

In Cabin Bluetooth Module. See PDF File. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Motorola Bluetooth Phone Module II. See PDF File. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Motorola Bluetooth Phone Module. See PDF File. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Motorola Bluetooth(TM) Phone Module. See PDF File. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help us.

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Company Website
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is an integrated electronic components manufacturer. 

BlueModule type 4 is a very small Bluetooth module containing RF, Baseband and Link Manager. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help.

BlueModule type3 is a very small Bluetooth module containing RF, Baseband and Link Manager. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help.

BlueModule type1 is a very small Bluetooth module containing RF, Baseband and Link Manager. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help.

BlueDevice Type 1. 
The LBDU1AA2 BlueDevice Type1 is a thin, ultra small (10mm x 8mm x 1.5mm) complete Bluetooth RF solution. MuRata LTCC technology provides a small enough solution to allow CDMA cellular phone manufacturers to incorporate Bluetooth in their products. - further details unavailable, e-mail if you can help.

Nagano Japan Radio Co., Ltd
Company Website
Nagano JRC is a technology-oriented electronic manufacturer in the fields of telecommunications equipment, office automations equipment, power supplies and electronic parts.

Nagano Class2 Bluetooth Module is a small Bluetooth module containing RF, Baseband and Link Manager. It is a complete module that includes RF IC, Baseband IC, Flash Memory and System Clock. It has data interface: UART, USB and PCM. as well as HCI Firmware included. Download PDF File.

National Semiconductor
Company Website
Based in California, National Semiconductor combines analog and digital technologies to create integrated solutions.  National provides solutions for the information appliance, personal computing, consumer and communication markets.  

LMX9814 - Bluetooth Module, Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) highly integrated radio and baseband system.

Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd
Company Website
Also see their Bluetooth Page.

MK70110 / MK70120  Data/Voice Communication Modules 
Conforms to Bluetooth Specification (Ver 1.1)
• Frequency range: 2402 to 2480MHz
• 79 Channels (1MHz spacing)
• Output Power: Class 2
• Receive Sensitivity: -75 dBm typical (BER 0.1%)
• Modulation System: GSFK (1Mbps)

USB 1.1 Interface (12Mbps)
• UART Interface (1200bps to 921.6kbps)
• PCM Interface:
   - Application side: 8/16-bit linear, A-Law, µ-Law
   - Bluetooth side: CVSD, A-Law, µ-Law
• Integrates TCXO: 13 MHz
• Integrates HCI Firmware
• Integrates 20 pin connector for HCI Interface
• Integrates Flash ROM (4 Megabits)
• Form Factor: 18 x 39 x 2.7mm
• Voltage Supply: DC +3.3V (±5%)
• Operating Temperature: 0 ~ +50°C
• Weight: 3.4gr (MK70120 with on-board antenna)

Supports RF and Baseband as defined in Part B of the Bluetooth Core Specification Ver1.1 including all mandatory features and all optional features, excluding 23 channel hopping mode, SCO links from different masters, Optional paging scan modes 1, 2 and 3, Paging mode R2, • Scatternet

Link Manager as defined in Part C of the Bluetooth Core Specfication Ver1.1 including all mandatory features and all optional features, excluding PARK mode,  Power control, Channel quality driven data rate, RSSI, Broadcast encryption, Requesting and accepting page mode and page scan mode

Block diagram
Download pdf info sheet

Penell (An RTX Company)
Company Website

Penell A/S serves manufacturers and others who want to implement communication technology into devices, products and instruments. It is a development and design house specialising in wireless communications with particular focus on Bluetooth applications.

CSR BC01B "Copy'n Paste" Bluetooth solution
, available through Pennel. It features: Onboard microstrip PCB antenna, +4 dBm output (Range >20 meters), PCB is 4 layer with microvia, Bluetooth RF Qualified, Evaluation board available (PE1810). The solution is also available in a +20dB version for Bluetooth Class 1 applications.

Philips Semiconductors
Company Website
Philips Semiconductors focuses on silicon systems for consumer electronics, telecommunications, automotive, computer peripherals and networking, offering development kits that support their Blueberry range of Bluetooth IC products.

Philips is a key player in the development of Bluetooth technology and standards, and is leading the way in developing innovative network concepts for Bluetooth. Philips Semiconductors offers advanced, low-cost Bluetooth chipsets and an RF Bluetooth product range enabling complete solutions to be built rapidly, with no need for RF design experience.

The BGB100 TrueBlue Plug-and-Play Bluetooth radio module is a short-range radio transceiver for wireless links operating in the globally available ISM band, between 2402 and 2480 MHz. It is composed of a fully integrated, state-of-the-art near-zero-IF transceiver chip, an antenna filter for out-of-band blocking performance, a TX/RX switch, TX and RX baluns, the VCO resonator and a basic amount of supply decoupling. The device is a "Plug-and Play" module that needs no external components for proper operation.

Details of other Philips products can be found on the Development Kits, Modules, Semiconductors - Baseband & Controllers, Semiconductors - RF

PrimeNet
Company Website
PrimeNet concentrates on providing application specific home networking reference chip and system solutions. Specialized in Bluetooth, other home networks such as IrDA and powerline communication solutions can be offered.

Class 1, 2 Bluetooth module features:
1. Wireless communication module corresponding to Bluetooth specification V1.1
2. UART, USB HCI and PCM audio interface available to various applications
3. Compact package size
4. High sensitivity feature supports communications up to 100m (class1), 10m (class2)
5. Built-in flash memory for on chip link controller and manager.
6. Small size and thickness using high-density surface mounting technology
7. On board antenna or customized antenna choices available
8. Easy interface with any system PCB

Siemens
Company Website

Siemens is a global company that is involved in a large number of electrical markets including wireless communications and Bluetooth

SieMo S50037 is a complete Bluetooth Module with integrated Radio, Baseband, Link Manager and HCI. It has the ability to reduce space and power requirements, thus reducing costs. The Bluetooth module offers point to multi-point functionality with 7 slaves and homogenous distributed data rate. Obtainable bandwidth capacity is full 721 kBits/s via USB, UART and BCSP and to 1.5 Mbit/s high speed UART.

The SieMo S50037 has been integrated into the new Bluetooth LAN access point " blue2net ", an innovative Siemens Bluetooth product, launched simultaneously.

Signia Technologies
Company Website

This company provides wireless communications products from components to system solutions. Formed in 1999 Signia Technologies supports short-range, low-power wireless communications - such as Bluetooth.

BTM 2000
A drop-in module designed to implement class 2 and 3 Bluetooth functionality into any electronic device. The module consists of a 0dBm Bluetooth module with software and has  a single DC connector for all UART, PCM, USB, power, and ground signals. A low profile RF connector provides the external antenna connection.
BTM 2001
A higher-power Bluetooth compliant RF module than the BTM 2000 designed to provide better performance over a standard Bluetooth radio, with a range of up to 100 meters. The module has a single DC connector for all UART, PCM, USB, power, and ground signals. A low profile RF connector provides the external antenna connection.

Smart Modular Technologies
Company Website
SMART is a manufacturer of standard and custom computer memory modules, ATA, Linear Flash and compact flash cards, voltage regulator products and a producer of wireless communications devices and wireline communication sub-systems.

Blue Topaz Mini Module       
"Blue Topaz" is a minimodule based on the Infineon BlueMoon PMB8760 device.  It is Class 2, v1.1 compliant and features 2MB flash memory for firmware, controlled via a UART interface and 6-pin connector.  For a total Bluetooth solution, the module requires a host processor and Bluetooth Protocol stack software.

Blue Lapis embedded RS232 serial port     
"Blue Lapis" is based on the Broadcom BCM  2033 device, a Hitachi SH7034B controller, 8MB flash memory, Texas Instruments UART and an Intersil RS232 transceiver.  It is Class 2, v1.1 compliant.  

Blue Sapphire Module
“Blue Sapphire” is a v 1.1 compliant module based on the Odyssey SiW 1502 Radio Modem and SiW 1602 Link Controller ICs developed by Silicon Wave, together with a Hitachi H8 processor. An on board 8-pin connector provides UART and USB interfaces. An adapter board provides access to an RS232 interface through a DB9 connector. The adapter board also has a USB device connector, DC power connector and power switch. For a total Bluetooth solution, the module requires a host processor and Bluetooth Protocol stack software.

A Type II PCMCIA card based around the Blue Sapphire is also available, which incorporates the Impulsesoft protocol stack and Rangestar antenna.  Information here.

Taiyo Yuden
Company website
Established over 50 years ago, Tokyo-based Taiyo Yuden Co., Ltd. is a worldwide manufacturer of surface mount and leaded passive components, power electronics modules and power supplies. Taiyo Yuden reports annual sales of nearly US$1.6B. Worldwide. Taiyo Yuden employs more than eighteen thousand people, and the company's North American affiliate, Taiyo Yuden (U.S.A.), Inc., operates sales and engineering offices in Chicago, San Jose and San Diego County

Taiyo Yuden's announced 16th April 2001 that its Bluetooth module was the first to receive qualification to ver 1.1 of the Bluetooth specification. The company has certified two variations of its Class 2 module, one with a USB interface and one with a UART interface and expects to have its Class 1 module qualified shortly.

Bluetooth v1.1 Module:
Sensitivity -70dBM
Power - 0dBm,  4dBm
Dimensions 32mm x 16mm x 2.4mm - see picture
Further information available on request from Taiyo Yuden

Taiyo Yuden's first Bluetooth module uses Silicon Wave's IC technology.

Tecom Co., Ltd.
Company Website
TECOM Co., LTD., a Taiwan based OEM, ODM manufacturer providing telecommunication products, such as Bluetooth, WLAN, xDSL, iDSLAM, Cordless phone, business communication equipments etc.

Bluetooth module - BT3010 allows Bluetooth system developers to integrate BT3010 module, which supports up to class 1 power output and USB, UART, PCM interfaces, into their product design.

Wistron Neweb Corp.
Company Website
Wistron NeWeb Corporation (WNC), is a member of Acer Group's DMS (Design and Manufacturing Service) Division. It is a high-tech manufacturer specializing in the field of advanced wireless communication. 

Embedded Module suitable for Bluetooth enabled PCs, it provides a total solution which includes antenna, system integration and application S/W.

 

 

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