Bluetooth 5, Refined for the IoT

The rapidly evolving and expanding IoT market provides big opportunities for device manufacturers. New applications and the huge increase of devices requiring wireless connections has also kept various wireless standard interest groups busy developing new standards or updating existing ones to fulfill IoT-specific needs.

This whitepaper from Silicon Labs introduces the new features of Bluetooth 5 technology and how they enable the next wave of IoT applications. The hallmark features of Bluetooth 5 include twice the speed, four times the range, and eight times the advertising capacity for long range, more robust connections, better user experience, and smarter beacons.


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