Microchip RN4870-V/RM118 Bluetooth Chip 4.2

  • RS Stock No. 123-8535
  • Mfr. Part No. RN4870-V/RM118
  • Manufacturer Microchip
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
Product Details

RN4870 Bluetooth 4.2 Module

The RN4870 module is based on the IS187x Bluetooth device and provides a complete solution to implement Bluetooth 4.2 Low Energy connectivity. The module is interfaced to a host MCU via a UART serial port using Microchip’s ASCII command set for easy integration into most applications. The module can be dynamically configured by the host MCU with a few simple ASCII commands. The RN4870 also supports on-board scripting to automate basic operations enabling it to stand alone without a host microcontroller.

Module Features

• RF Frequency Band: 2.402 to 2.480GHz ISM band, channels 0 to 39 • RF Output Power: 0dBm (Bluetooth Class 3)
• Receiver Sensitivity: -90dBm
• On-board Bluetooth 4.2 Low-Energy stack
• GAP, GATT, SM, L2CAP and integrated public profiles
• Support for Beacon services such as Apple iBeacon™ and Google Eddystone™
• UART transparent service for serial data streaming
• ASCII Command Interface API over UART
• Scripting engine for host-less operation
• Security: FIPS-based connection security, AES-128 encryption
• Remote configuration Over-the-Air
• Host communication: serial UART with optional CTS/RTS flow control
• Ceramic chip antenna
• Power supply: +1.9 to +3.6Vdc
• Dimensions: 12 x 22mm
• Applications: Health/medical devices, Sports activity/fitness, Retail, Beacons, Internet of Things (IoT) sensor tag, Wearables, Industrial control, Smart energy/smart home

RS Product Codes

123-8535 RN4870-V/RM118 Vsn 1.18 -20 to +70°C 137-2662 RN4870-I/RM128 Vsn 1.28 -40 to +85°C
137-2584 RN4870-I/RM128 Vsn 1.28 -40 to +85°C (Pack of 88)

Approvals

FCC, R&TTE, IC, MIC, KCC and NCC

Bluetooth - Microchip

Specifications
Attribute Value
Bluetooth Class Class 2
Bluetooth Version 4.2
Maximum Output Power 0dBm
Receiver Sensitivity -90dBm
Supported Bus Interfaces AIO, PIO, UART
Supported I/O Interfaces I2C
Dimensions 12 x 22 x 2.4mm
Height 2.4mm
Length 12mm
Maximum Operating Temperature +70°C
Minimum Operating Temperature -20°C
Width 22mm
51 In Global stock for delivery within 4 - 8 working days
Price Each
PHP 370.18
(exc. VAT)
PHP 414.60
(inc. VAT)
units
Per Unit
1 - 4
PHP370.18
5 - 9
PHP357.06
10 +
PHP343.91
Related Products
The CY5671 PRoC BLE Module adds a complete ...
Description:
The CY5671 PRoC BLE Module adds a complete and certified Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) connectivity to an embedded system.The module can be used with the Bluetooth Low Energy Pioneer Kit (CY8CKIT-042-BLE) and PSoC Creator software to develop BLE applications.The CY5671 ...
The RN42-SM is a through-hole PCB module featuring ...
Description:
The RN42-SM is a through-hole PCB module featuring the RN42 Bluetooth Class 2 radio designed for OEMs adding wireless capability to their products. The RN42 is perfect for battery powered applications and by default is ready to use in the ...
The RN4020 is a fully-certified, Bluetooth Version 4.1 ...
Description:
The RN4020 is a fully-certified, Bluetooth Version 4.1 low energy module for designers who want to easily add low power wireless capability to their products. The small form factor, surface mount module has the complete Bluetooth stack on-board and is ...
The PAN1316/1326 series from Panasonic are Host Controlled ...
Description:
The PAN1316/1326 series from Panasonic are Host Controlled Interface (HCI) Dual Mode Bluetooth modules with Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) featuring both Bluetooth Low Energy and Bluetooth Classic connectivity. These modules contain the seventh generation CC2564 Bluetooth core integrated circuit from ...