Low-Power 802.11a/b/g with Bluetooth® 2.1 + EDR and FM
The Broadcom BCM4325 family of single-chip devices provides for the highest level of integration for a mobile or handheld wireless system, with integrated IEEE 802.11a/b/g (MAC/Baseband/Radio), Bluetooth 2.1 + enhanced data rate (EDR), and FM receiver. Thus providing a compact small form factor solution with minimal external components to drive the costs for mass volumes and allows for flexibility in size, form, and function of handheld devices. The BCM4325 is designed to address the needs of highly mobile devices that require minimal power consumption and reliable operation.
The BCM4325 utilizes advanced design techniques and process technology to deliver the lowest active and idle power, extending the system battery life while maintaining consistent connectivity, and still provides a rich set of features.
- WLAN single-band 2.4-GHz 802.11b/g or dual-band 2.4-GHz and 5-GHz 802.11a/b/g with Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and FM receiver
- WLAN industry leading low-active transmit and receive power consumption and ultra-low power in stand-by and idle modes
- Bluetooth Specification version 2.1 + EDR (up to 3 Mbps) compliant, with provisions for supporting future specifications
- One driver software architecture for easy migration from existing embedded WLAN and Bluetooth devices as well as future devices
- Product Awards:
2008 EDN Innovation Award Winner