Bluetooth Low Energy Long Range
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TIDC-BLUETOOTH-LOW-ENERGY-LONG-RANGE is a Bluetooth Smart reference design for long range applications. Use the CC2590 range extender to increase output power and improve sensitivity and thus achieve much longer range.

  • Use Bluetooth low energy technology for long range applications
  • Connect your solution to the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Over-the-air upgrades from phone/tablet to equipment
  • Use a smartphone instead of local display for:
    • More information, historical data, etc.
    • More intuitive set-up and configuration
    • Easy remote access to data
    • Personal operator/user setup and configuration
  • This circuit design is tested and includes firmware, GUI, demo and getting started guide

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TI Devices (2)

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Part Number Name Product Family Sample & Buy Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
CC2541  Bluetooth® Low Energy and proprietary wireless MCU  Wireless connectivity  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
CC2590  2.4 GHz range extender with up to +14 dBm output power  Wireless connectivity  Sample & Buy Not Available

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Part # Package | Pins CAD File (.bxl) STEP Model (.stp)
CC2541 Download Download
CC2590 Download Download

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Application note (1)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 266 13 Mar 2013
User guide (1)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 666 22 Dec 2014
Design files (3)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
ZIP 819 08 Dec 2014
PDF 119 08 Dec 2014
PDF 415 08 Dec 2014

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