2014年2月25日 星期二

Raytac Release BT4.0+ANT Module Based on Nordic nRF51422 Solution

Raytac Corporation
A BT4.0 module maker based on Nordic nRF51 solution (nRF51822 & nRF51422)
www.raytac.com
Tel: +886.2.3234.0208
email: service@raytac.com

With booming increasing demands from sport and health industry, ANT has been playing the most important role of wireless data transmission.

To quick response market's trend, Raytac Corporation have developed BLE+ANT module based on Nordic nRF51422 Solution.
nRF51422 is a powerful, highly flexible multi-protocal SoC ideally suited for ANT/ANT+ Bluetooth low energy and 2.4GHz proprietary ultra low-power wireless application.

Model: MDBT40ANT


With the completed and perfect implements based on Raytac Corporaiton MDBT40ANT module, nRF51422 will bring toward a more convenient and more user friendly UI to build up comprehensive applications for sports, fitness, health, home and automation industries.   






Nordic nRF51422 
https://www.nordicsemi.com/eng/Products/ANT/nRF51422/(language)/eng-GB


2014年2月10日 星期一

BT4.0 Module (BLE Module) Development Kit Released based on Nordic nRF51

Raytac Corporation
A BT4.0 module maker based on Nordic nRF51 solution (nRF51822 & nRF51422)
www.raytac.com
Tel: +886.2.3234.0208

To help all developers have an easy access to design the BT4.0 products with Raytac MDBT40 (BT4.0 module), Raytac released a kit for easy evaluation purpose.



2014年2月6日 星期四

The First iOS Presenter App "BLE SlideShow" released! Enjoy the perfect remote scrolling experience in your iPad/iPhone!

Raytac Corporation
A BT4.0 module maker based on Nordic nRF51822 solution
www.raytac.com
Tel: +886.2.3234.0208

In order to satisfy the needs of more and more consumers using iPad or iPhone to performance the presentation, Raytac used the advanced BT4.0 module to build up the presenter which can work for iPad and iPhone for scrolling function.
Thus, as long as consumer is holding a presenter produced from Raytac can enjoy a perfect presentation experience through difference system, Windows/Mac/iOS by RF or BT4.0 Mode.

The App named as "BLE SlideShow" listed in app store for iPad and iPhone 
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ble-slideshow/id790306394?mt=8

What the Certification Cost for BT4.0 Products? Why it is cheaper if apply BT4.0 module for finished products rather than chip on board?

Raytac Corporation
A BT4.0 module maker based on Nordic nRF51822 & nRF51422 solution
www.raytac.com
Tel: +886.2.3234.0208


After SIG revised the listing process, the certification cost to develop a BT4.0 products has been increased.
To select the products built by "BT4.0 Chip on Board" or "BT4.0 Module" will result in really big difference in cost aspect latter on.
In order to help to select the best way to develop a BT4.0 related product, we listed the cost comparison chart as below


Note:
1. Declaration ID is listed based on normal condition US$8,000
 (If applicant has never applied EPL or QDID, and annual sales amount less than USD 1 million, the applicant may apply small or star-up program with Declaration ID cost US$2,500
)
2. Products developed based on Chip on board: New Declaration ID needed since design and feather is changed
3. Products developed based on Chip on board: New FCC and Telec certification needed since the design and feather is changed
4. Products developed based on Module, No need to apply New Declaration ID since BT's design and feather remained no changed. Though, need to add the product in Production List under Declaration with free of charge.
5. 
Products developed based on Module, No need to apply New FCC & Telec since RF's design and feather remained no changed. Only need to add the product list for Telec.