Is the BCM20702 BT chip officially supported in Linux ?
Can I buy any BT adapter based on BCM20702 chip with the confidence that it will work in Linux.
I could find that the BT adapter by the OEM "Pluggable" claims that it is supported in Linux. (VID 0x0a5c, PID 0x21e8).
But I could find that many other adapters using BCM20702 like GMYLE has not mentioned about linux support.
Is VID/PID for bcm20702 same for all OEMs?
There are several partners out there who have develop Linux based BCM20702 based support within their BLE dongle.
UtechSmart is one that comes to mind: Amazon.com: (Broadcom BCM20702 chipset) UtechSmart USB Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy Micro Adapter (Windows 8, 7, XP, Linux C…