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    New Anaren WICED Smart based module and IoT focused development kit announced at CES...


      Anaren Integrated Radio (AIR) module enabled by Broadcom’s WICED™ Smart Bluetooth® technology announced at the Consumer …



      MSDK Series (Multi-Sensor Dev. Kit)

      • Includes Multi-Sensor Development Board featuring an Accelerometer, a Magnetometer, an IR Temperature Sensor, a Buzzer, a Tri-color LED, a Joy Stick, and a Coin Cell Battery holder
      • One USB 2.0 cable (Type A to Micro-B)
      • Two Single row pin headers can be soldered down to gain access to all the pins in the A20737A module
      • Incorporates Broadcom’s BCM20737
      • Tiny 11x13x2.5 mm footprint of the A20737A AIR module
      • Pre-certified to FCC/IC and ETSI compliant
      • Low power consumption
      • Anaren’s exclusive online development tool, Atmosphere (Demo Video here: ANAREN AIR  V3 - YouTube)
      • Atmosphere seamlessly generates and loads the embedded code on the Multi-Sensor Development Board, and creates an app that can be loaded onto the Broadcom Bluetooth Smart mobile device



      A20737A Module Series (Integrated Antenna)

      • 2.4-GHz RF transceiver incorporating Broadcom's Bluetooth Smart technology
      • 1.7 to 3.6V operation
      • Operating temperature –30˚C to +85˚C
      • Integrated ARM Cortex-M3 microprocessor core
      • 512-Kbit EEPROM
      • Programmable output power up to +3dBm
      • Low Current Consumption (3.3V)
        • 25mA in Rx
        • 17mA in Tx @ -1dBm
        • 20mA in Tx @ +3dBm
      • Typical sleep current 2μA @ 3.3V
      • Excellent receiver sensitivity, -94dBm average with <1% BER
      • Infrared modulator
      • 10-Bit auxiliary ADC with nine analog channels
      • Support for secure OTA updates
      • Integrated LDO
      • Supports SPI, I2C, PWM, UART and GPIO peripheral interfaces
      • RoHS Compliant
      • Shielded package with an integrated antenna
      • LGA Footprint
      • Small package size: 11mm x 13mm x 2.5mm
      • Approximate weight 0.5 grams
      • Certified/compliant for use Worldwide



      A20737C Module Series (External Antenna)

      • Same features as the A20737A above, but the internal antenna has been removed and a U.FL Connector is available for use with an external antenna.


      Both parts are supported by Anaren’s exclusive online development tool, Atmosphere (Demo Video here: ANAREN AIR  V3 - YouTube)