Categories: (Modules, Bluetooth/Zigbee/Thread, Standalone)

ELBE

Standalone Bluetooth 5.4 module with integrated antenna

  • Small footprint 10mm x 15mm x 1.6mm with onboard PCB antenna/MHF4 connector
  • Low power full featured Bluetooth 5.4 module with long range, high throughput and advertising extensions
  • Highly efficient application development using the sophisticated Nordic SDK
  • Powerful Open CPU: 32bit, 64MHz ARM Cortex-M4 CPU with Floating Point Unit (FPU) and has 192KB flash with cache and 24KB SRAM that stands enough for customer’s high end applications
  • Global certifications FCC, IC, CE, TELEC

ELBE is a highly integrated ultra-low-power standalone certified full featured BT 5.4 (Bluetooth Low Energy) module. This small form-factor module reduces the system cost and gives design flexibility to the user by combining a high-performance Arm® Cortex®-M4 64MHz CPU with a comprehensive mix of analog and digital peripherals, embedded flash, integrated antenna and needed crystals. This fine-tuned RF module is designed to deliver good performance and reliable wireless operation with no host.

ELBE is based on Nordic semiconductor’s nRF52811 SoC. This globally certified module reduces user’s development cost and time to market with integrated wireless stacks, network stack, and application APIs.

Applications

  • Direction finding in real time locationing
  • Proximity solutions
  • Beacons
  • Mouse/Keyboard and Mobile HID
  • Sports and fitness trackers
  • Asset tracking
  • Wearables like VR headsets
  • Building and home automation
  • Standalone module supporting BT 5.4 (BLE) and Thread/Zigbee with integrated protocol stacks
  • Concurrent multi-protocol support
  • BLE direction finding support
  • Long Range support
  • 1Mbps and 2 Mbps data rates support
  • Highly optimized hardware for ultra-low power consumption with excellent performance
  • AES 128-bit hardware encryption
  • 192KB flash, 24KB SRAM
  • Watchdog timer
  • Secure over the air device firmware upgrade (OTA DFU)
  • Foot print compatible with NILE series
  • Nordic SDK with examples and comprehensive documentation covers all the features supported by the module.
  • Flexible power management options
  • Up to 30 GPIO
  • EasyDMA support for high performance
  • Temperature: -40 to 85C
  • Power: 1.7V to 3.6V with integrated DC-DC
Wireless Protocols Bluetooth 5.4 + 802.15.4 (Thread/Zigbee)
Frequency 2.402 – 2.480 GHz
On-air Data rates
  • BLE – 2Mbps, 1Mbps
  • 802.15.4 – 250kbps
Security Features AES128 HW encryption with EasyDMA
Antenna options PCB Trace Antenna or MHF4 connector
Operating modes BLE
Programmable output power -20dBm to 4dBm in 4dBm steps
Receive Sensitivity Bluetooth 5.4:

  • -104dBm at 125kbps (long range)
  • -100dBm at 500kbps (long range)
  • -96dBm at 1Mbps
  • -94dBm at 2Mbps

802.15.4: -101dBm at 250kbps

Current consumption
  • Deep-power down mode: 300nA
  • TX (0dBm): 4.6mA
  • RX (1Mbps): 4.6mA
GPIO 30
Range 650 meters
Power supply and operating voltage range Integrated DC-DC, 1.7v to 3.6v
Operating Temperature -40oC to 85oC
Humidity 5-90% non-condensing
Package 10mm x 15mm x 1.6mm (including shield), 0.5mm pitch
Certifications and approvals FCC, IC, CE, TELEC
Product Brief
625 KB
Quick Start Guide
1 MB
EVK User Guide
8 MB
Request For Download
Data Sheet
2 MB
Request For Download
  • 1 x ELBE DVK
  • 1 x Micro USB cable

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Part No Protocol Architecture Dimensions
(L x W x H) in mm
Package Antenna Description
I512M0L8-I2LT Bluetooth 5.4 Standalone 10 x 15 x 1.6 LGA PCB ELBE multi-protocol module with PCB Antenna, Tray packing Buy
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I513M0L8-I3LT Bluetooth 5.4 Standalone 10 x 15 x 1.6 LGA MHF4 ELBE multi-protocol module with MHF4 Antenna connector, Tray packing Buy
I513M0L8-I3LR Bluetooth 5.4 Standalone 10 x 15 x 1.6 LGA MHF4 ELBE multi-protocol module with MHF4 Antenna connector, Tape and Reel packing Buy

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