Bluetooth Serial Module Designed for Embedding Bluetooth Connectivity
Fri, 04/11/2008 - 9:11am
Lemos International’s Parani-ESD1000 is a Class 1 type embedded Bluetooth serial module designed for users who are wishing to embed Bluetooth connectivity directly onto the circuit boards of RS-232 based equipment like security systems, POS, industrial machinery, and medical devices. It can be connected to the device via built-in UART interface and communicate with other Bluetooth enabled devices such as mobile phones, handheld computers and laptops. The Parani-ESD1000 module incorporates Bluetooth 2.0 Protocol Stack with Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) support that offers increased data transfer rates, and lower power consumption (more than 3X faster). The ESD1000 now supports data transfer speeds up to 921.6 kb/s. In addition, the device supports General access and Serial port profiles. The benefits of integrating Bluetooth wireless capabilities include: eliminating cable installation cost, reduce installation and setup, while adding wireless device monitoring and diagnostics. The module measures 1.93 inches(L) × 0.9 inches(W) × 0.43 inches(H).