IoT made easy

By 2020 there will be 50 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices* – Create yours today!

The SimpleLink™ SensorTag kit allows quick and easy prototyping of IoT devices. It just works – connect your sensor solution to the cloud in minutes. Get started with Bluetooth® low energy, Sub-1 GHz and IEEE 802.15.4 based protocols (e.g. 6LoWPAN, ZigBee®, etc.) now.

* Source: Gartner, 2015

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IoT made easy By 2020 there will be 50 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices – Create yours today!

The SensorTag Story

The next-generation IoT demo kit that combines sensor data with cloud connectivity

IoT made easy, with a secure connection to the cloud

Use the SensorTag app (available for iOS and Android) to get your data connected to the cloud in three minutes

One kit, multiple wireless connectivity technologies

The SensorTag comes in three variants, each offering unique features:

  • CC2650STK – Multi standard supporting Bluetooth, 6LoWPAN, and ZigBee
  • CC1350STK - Bluetooth and Sub-1GHz Long Range Wireless
  • Wi-Fi® (coming soon)

Low-power or battery-less operation

One year battery life and battery-less operation for Bluetooth low energy, 6LoWPAN, ZigBee, and Sub-1GHz Long Range

View your sensor data in the SensorTag app or online

Remove the barriers between software and hardware

Access to open source design files and software

Share your design and browse other product ideas shared by others


Multi-standard SensorTag
(Bluetooth low energy, ZigBee, 6LoWPAN)

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The multi-standard SensorTag, based on the SimpleLink ultra-low power CC2650 wireless MCU, supports development for Bluetooth Smart, 6LoWPAN and ZigBee. This SensorTag has a unique feature that allows developers to change between different 2.4 GHz technologies by simply loading new software images directly from the SensorTag app over-the-air.


Dual-Band SensorTag kit

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The Bluetooth and Sub-1 GHz Long Range Wireless SensorTag kit, based on the SimpleLink™ ultra-low power CC1350 wireless MCU. The CC1350 SensorTag allows direct connection with Bluetooth to smartphones and tablets, combined with several Km range for the Sub-1 GHz radio interface.


Coming Soon!

Wi-Fi SensorTag

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The Wi-Fi SensorTag is built on the SimpleLink CC3200 wireless MCU.

Compare SensorTag Technologies

Bluetooth low energy BLE + Sub-1 GHz 6LoWPAN ZigBee Wi-Fi
Price $29

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Battery type Coin cell Coin cell Coin cell Coin cell  
Connects to Internet Smartphone Smartphone BeagleBone gateway BeagleBone gateway  
Beacon support
DevPack support

Coming Soon!

Mesh network
Range 50m / 150ft 100m/300ft(Bluetooth), 2 km(Sub-1GHz) 100m / 300ft
(extended with mesh network)
100m / 300ft
(extended with mesh network)
Max number of devices 8 8 200 200  
Battery lifetime* 1 year (1 second report interval) 1 year (1 second report interval) 1 year (1 second report interval) 1 year (1 second report interval)  
User Interface App App App, Web App, Web  

* For station/end device, actual battery life varies with report interval