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Wireless Solutions Targeting the Need for Low Data Rate, Low Cost Wireless Sensor and Control Networks Wireless communication technologies have been common Sub-GHz Solutions: 433/868/915/950 MHz place in homes and industry for many years. Recent Smart Grid initiatives have created a renewed demand for MRF89XA/M8A/M9A Modules standardized, low data rate, low power, wireless technology ■ 868/915/950 MHz transceiver in metering, home, business and industrial automation and modules markets. As a result, Microchip offers many IEEE ■ Low receive current =uni00A03 mA 802.11™, IEEE 802.15.4™ and ZigBee standard solutions ■ Transmit power =uni00A0+12.5 dBm along with our proprietary MiWi protocol for both 2.4 GHz ■ Receiver sensitivity: and Sub-GHz to address this need. -107 dBm FSK/-113 dBm OOK Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 ■ Integrated PCB antenna and matching circuit components ■ FCC, IC and ETSI agency certifi ed MRF24WB0MA/MB, RN171/RN131 Modules ■ Surface-mountable PCB ■ IEEE 802.11 compliant wireless modules ■ Supports MiWi development environment ■ Compatible with b/g/n routers ■ Supports infrastructure and MiWi Development Environment ad hoc networks MiWi DE is designed to provide a smaller footprint, lower ■ FCC, IC, Wi-Fi certifi ed, ROHS, cost, communication protocol stack for peer-to-peer CE and ETSI compliant, providing and mesh wireless networks. Intended for customers considerable cost savings and quick who desire robust communication in a closed or private time-to-market wireless network at either 2.4 GHz or Sub-GHz operation ■ Supports WEP, WPA and WPA2 frequency. security protocols ■ MiWi P2P ■ License Free TCP/IP stack supporting a comprehensive ■ MiWi suite of internet protocols ■ MiWi PRO More information is available at: www.microchip.com/wifi. More information is available at: www.microchip.com/miwi. Bluetooth Integrated MCU + RF RN41/RN42 Modules Low-power Sub-GHz transmitters with PIC MCUs in a ■ Ultra-low power embedded modules single package for remote keyless entry, garage door openers, remote control and other one-way communication ■ Bluetooth 2.1+ EDR module applications. ■ UART (SPP or HCI) and USB (HCI only) ■ PIC12F529T48A/39A ■ Onboard embedded Bluetooth stack ■ PIC12LF1840T48A/39A ■ Supports data link to iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch ■ Auto-discovery/ paring More inforamtion is available at: www.microchip.com/security. ZigBee IEEE 802.15.4: 2.4 GHz The Wireless Development Studio (WDS) MRF24J40/MA/MB/MC Modules The WDS is a Java based Graphic User Interface (GUI) ■ 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 compatible which allows quick and easy development of wireless transceiver and modules applications based on the MiWi protocols. It features a ■ Integrated PCB antenna and matching MiWi protocol sniffer for monitoring, debugging and circuit components gathering information and a configurator with a graphical ■ FCC, IC and ETSI agency certifi ed user interface that enables the simple customization and ■ Surface-mountable PCB configuration of wireless networks. ■ Supports ZigBee and MiWi development environment Microchip offers ZigBee certified compliant platforms for ZigBee PRO and ZigBee RF4CE protocol stacks ensuring interoperability and reliable communication. ■ ZigBee PRO Stack ■ Smart Energy Profi le ■ ZigBee RF4CE and ZRC Profi le More information is available at: www.microchip.com/zigbee. www.microchip.com/wireless Graphics Quick Reference Guide 5


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