Embien Technologies proudly announces the expansion of eStorm series with the launch of eStorm-B1 –an automotive ready BLE Module. Powered by industry leading SoC from NXP, the module is expected to transform low power connectivity in the Automotive industry.
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Embien offers a series of low cost, low power embedded platforms based on ARM MCUs under the brand eStorm. As a new addition to this series, today eStorm-B1 module is launched specifically targeted for the automotive segment.
Speaking at the launch, Saravana Pandian Annamalai, CEO of Embien said “While BLE has become the most preferred connectivity technology for the CE market; automotive domain was lagging behind for want of readymade modules ready to meet its stringent requirements. Today eStorm-B1 becomes the first automotive ready module to be powered by NXP giving a huge time to market advantage for Automotive OEM’s.” Embien sees a huge market potential with eStorm-B1 as the industry is looking for low-cost smart phone connectivity with cars and bikes to provide a in-depth view of the internals of the automotive unit to the user.
Embien’s eStorm-B1 is ready to deploy model with which BLE connectivity can be added to existing design on the go via multiple host interface options available. NXP KW31Z BLE SoC in the module integrates MCU with ARM Cortex – M0+ Core, 512KB flash memory and 128KB SRAM for processing. As an ultra low power consuming device it finds its applications in Industrial automation, Healthcare devices, Wireless sensor networks etc.
With the features like separate stack availability for I2C, SPI, UART and CAN connectivity, AES-128 algorithm and OTA programming support, eStorm-B1 enables the user to build smart and secured devices for IoT applications.
For more details visit http://www.embien.com/estorm-b1-automotive-ble-module