Texas Instruments (Dallas, TX) [NASDAQ: TXN] has announced the expansion of its SimpleLink Bluetooth CC256x portfolio with the addition of new modules and audio reference designs for rapid prototyping, development, and production. These new solutions are Bluetooth 4.1 certified and include updates such as on-chip audio encoding and decoding as well as new Bluetooth low energy capabilities. The new SimpleLink Bluetooth modules are based on the CC2564 dual mode solution and include all components that allow it to be FCC/IC and CE certifications. Additional features include:
- A platform supported with the flexibility of multiple devices and tools.
- The CC256x device is pin-to-pin compatible with previous TI devices.
- A TLV320ADC3101 stereo ADC converter.
- A bq24055 single cell Li-ion battery charger.
For more information, visit www.ti.com.