Monday, June 16, 2014

Texas Instruments Debuts IoT Wi-Fi Chips

Texas Instruments (TI) introduced its new, low-power SimpleLink Wi-Fi CC3100 and CC3200 family aimed at embedded Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

Key features:

  • low power consumption for battery operated devices with a low power radio and advanced low power modes.
  • flexibility to use any microcontroller (MCU) with the CC3100 solution or leverage the CC3200’s integrated programmable ARM Cortex-M4 MCU
  • development tools for quick connection, cloud support and on-chip Wi-Fi, Internet and security protocols  
  • "SmartConfig" technology for easy set-up
  • WPS and AP mode

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