CONLAB has announced the availability of a fully packaged radio modem utilising the ZigBee/802.15.4 protocol. MaxStream model XBP24-PKI-RA and XBP24-PKI-UA enable RS232 or USB wireless connectivity using the latest ZigBee communications protocol.
The radio modem provides all the benefits in a design that yields three times the range of traditional ZigBee solutions.
The 100mW EIRP XBee-PRO provides up to 1.6km range and its RS-232/USB port makes integration simple. No configuration is necessary for out-of-box RF communications.
The modem’s default configuration supports a wide range of data system applications. Advanced configurations can be implemented using simple AT commands or the free XCTU software. Network topology can be point-to-point or point-to-Multi Point. It includes:
* ISM 2.4 GHz operating frequency
* 250KBaud rate
* 60mW (18 dBm) 100mW EIRP power output
* RS-232 interfacing port, or, USB interface port
* RPSMA antenna connector
* Industrial (-40° to – 85° C) temperature rating
* Advanced networking & low-power modes are software supported
All MaxStream radio modems are manufactured under ISO 9001:2000 registered standards and backed by MaxStream's one-year warranty.