Toshiba Starts Sample Shipments of Bluetooth IC for Small Sized Applications – Sep 30, 2013– Tokyo, Japan (Techreleased) – Toshiba Corporation today announced the start of sample shipments of “TC35661SBG-700”, a Bluetooth® IC for use in small applications, such as thermal sensors, vibration sensors and toys.
The new IC integrates a rewritable memory for downloading users’ custom programs, which are stored in EEPROM. This enables customization without any need for an external microcontroller. The IC promotes adoption of Bluetooth® communication for small applications that do not have wireless functions, due to cost and PCB size restrictions
The IC incorporates the Bluetooth® Serial Port Profile (SPP) that is widely used for smartphones and other mobile equipment, facilitating development of Bluetooth® compliant applications.
General wireless data communication such as remote control, sensor devices, toy; healthcare; and accessories for smartphone.
Main Specification of the New Product
|Operation Voltage||1.8V or 3.3V|
|Package||TFBGA64, 5mm×5mm, 0.5mm Ball pitch|
|User Memory Size||13KB|
|Corresponding profile||Serial Port Profile|
|Interface||UART, I2C, GPIO|
|Other features||Function to execute user program,GPIO function, Sleep mode, Host wake-up.|
- * Bluetooth SIG owns the registered trademark, Toshiba uses it under license.