Wireless Connectivity

TI’s SimpleLink™ Sub-1 GHz wireless MCUs

High performance, long range wireless and ultra-low power consumption

Ultra-low power microcontrollers

SimpleLink™ ultra-low power wireless MCUs

TI offers the most distance with less power

  • Full building to citywide coverage
  • Multi-year operation on a coin cell battery
  • Common core software with the SimpleLink platform

Sub-1 GHz connectivity made easy

New SimpleLink CC13x0 SDK with TI 15.4 stack

  • Designed for long range & robust star networks
  • Reduced time to market with ready to go software
  • Built-in frequency hopping

SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz Sensor to Cloud

New long range gateway solution

  • Faster time to market with proven technology
  • Enable long range applications to the cloud
  • Flexible interface to multiple cloud providers
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Product Portfolio

CC131x Sub-1 GHz Wireless MCU

CC135x Dual-Band Wireless MCU

Performance line CC112x / CC12xx

Value line CC11xL

CC1101 CC1110

Lowest power with multi-year operation on a coin cell
Add smartphone connectivity with Sub-1 GHz + Bluetooth Low Energy
Transceiver with longest range and most robust performance
Cost-optimized platform
Industry’s most popular RF transceiver
Most integrated solution with ARM Cortex MCUs and Sensor controller Full building to city wide coverage Narrowband and ultra-narrowband support Based on the industry’s most popular RF transceiver: CC1101 SoC option with 8051 MCU and 32 kB of flash
Part of the SimpleLink MCU portfolio

Part of the SimpleLink MCU portfolio Supports the most stringent RF standards Option for transceiver, receiver, or transmitter Few external components necessary 

Products

SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz CC1310 SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz CC1350 CC1120 – Narrowband  CC110L – transceiver 
CC1101 – transceiver 
CC1200 – 802.15.4g compliant  CC113L – receiver  CC1110 – SoC 
CC1125 – Ultra narrowband  CC115L – transmitter 

Software offering

TI 15.4-Stack

Proprietary

sigfox

Contiki

Wireless M-BUS

Description

A complete IEEE 802.15.4e/g-based start network solution including network management, security, and frequency hopping EasyLink RF abstraction layer and TI-RTOS drivers to easily write low power applications A globally deployed Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) for the IoT Open source operating system for the IoT which integrates an IPv6/6LoWPAN stack A standard that specifies the RF communication link between water, gas, heat, and electric meters that is widely accepted in Europe

Support

Texas Instruments
3rd Party 
Open Source

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SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz: Sensor to Cloud

End-to-end solution for low power wide area networks (LPWAN) enabling cloud connectivity for sending and receiving sensor data over a long range Sub-1 GHz star network.

Sensor to cloud

Sensor nodes

The sensor node example application is a part of the TI 15.4-Stack software that is included in the SimpleLink CC13x0 SDK. The TI 15.4-Stack is a complete Sub-1 GHz network solution providing key features such as network management, security, and a frequency hopping scheme. 

The TI 15.4-Stack sensor node example application can be demonstrated using the following SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz development tools:

Gateway

The SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz Sensor to Cloud gateway is the central node of the star network, which integrates advanced security features for a bidirectional link between the sensor nodes and the cloud.

TI offers flexible gateway solutions based on the following architectures:

Cloud partners

The IoT Cloud Application communicates to the gateway allowing sensor data to be received and sent through a cloud-based user interface.

The solution is demonstrated through cloud vendors such as AWS and IBM Watson IoT. In addition, the IoT cloud application features a flexible interface to allow the user to connect to their cloud partner of choice.

Choose your Sensor to Cloud solution

TI-RTOS-based wireless MCU gateway

Benefits:

  • Fully integrated wireless gateway
  • Low power solution
  • Unprecedented scalability with the SimpleLink MCU platform
  • Cost-optimized solution

Supported OS: TI-RTOS

Processor features:

SimpleLink Wi-Fi CC3220

  • ARM® Cortex®-M4
  • Dedicated network processor and additional application MCU
  • Chip-level Wi-Fi Alliance certification
  • 256K RAM or 256K RAM + 1 MB Flash and advanced security features

Linux-based processor gateway

Benefits:

  • Enables enhanced user interface
  • Ability to run concurrent applications
  • Scalable MPU platform allowing support for additional wireless technologies
  • Wired and wireless gateway option

Supported OS: Linux

Processor features:

Sitara AM335x

  • Scalable ARM Cortex-A8 from 300 MHz – 1 GHz
  • 3D graphics option for enhanced user interface
  • Premium secure boot option
  • Dual-core PRU-ICSS

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