Category: Nordic Semiconductor

$20 Red Bear BLE Nano development board uses ARM mbed and Device Cloud Connector

Posted by Charbax – May 31, 2016

At the ARM booth at Computex 2016, Shenzhen based Red Bear presents their $20 BLE Nano development board, the world's smallest Bluetooth Low Energy development board using a Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 16Mhz ARM Cortex-M0 SoC with 32KB RAM, 256KB Flash that supports BLE Central and BLE Peripheral roles, supports voltage from 1.8V to 3.3V and that work's with their free Android or iOS app. ARM IoT Business Unit Marketing Engineer Neil Tan also shows his project to make a Strength Enhancing Exoskeleton developed with ARM mbed on an STM32F401 ARM Cortex-M4 based development board. Filmed in 4K using Sony AX53

Svein-Egil Nielsen, CTO of Nordic Semiconductor, enabling wearables, IoT, Bluetooth beacons and more

Posted by Charbax – March 1, 2016

Nordic Semiconductor provides ultra low power ARM processors, to enable Bluetooth Smart devices, they are in wearables, smartwatches, rings, pens, wireless chargers, bluetooth beacons, smart home IoT. Nordic Semiconductor partners with many module makers who take the Nordic Semiconductor chips to adapt it to every type of suitable market. They showcase their support of Apple HomeKit. Nordic Semiconductor and the community has answered over 10 thousand questions at https://devzone.nordicsemi.com/questions/ to support their customers.

Nordic Semiconductor just launched the nRF52832 SoC, which is a powerful, highly flexible ultra-low power multiprotocol SoC ideally suited for Bluetooth Smart, ANT and 2.4GHz ultra low-power wireless applications. The nRF52832 SoC is built around a 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4F CPU with 512kB + 64kB RAM. The embedded 2.4GHz transceiver supports Bluetooth Smart, ANT and proprietary 2.4 GHz protocol stack. It is on air compatible with the nRF51 Series, nRF24L and nRF24AP Series products from Nordic Semiconductor.

$24 FlyShark BW140 Sports Watch 24hours Heart Rate Monitor

Posted by Gennie – December 27, 2015

FlyShark BW140 is a smart sports watch comes with low power consumption LCD display, with 180mAH battery inside, it support at least 3days battery life with display always on(it is very important always show the time for a smart watch) and support 24 hours heart rate monitoring.It is IP67 waterproof watch with wireless charging feature, comes with easily changeable strap in black, blue, orange colors. Bulk price at $24 for 500pcs orders.

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Lembird Free3 MTK6572 3G Smart Watch Android4.4

Posted by Gennie – December 22, 2015

Lembird Free3 is an Android Smart Watch with IP65 waterproof, powered by Mediatek Dual-core ARM Cortex-A7, runs Android 4.4,comes with 1.4’’ circular AMOLED touch screen at 400*400 resolution, with SIM card slot it can support 3G network and use as WiFi hot spot. With bluetooth4.0, It support vibration notification from incoming call. It also support hear rate monitor, step counting, distance tracking, energy consumption record, sleep depth monitoring and analysis from the customized apps. With 400mAH battery inside, battery life up to 2 days with display always on. Lembird Free3 shipped with 2 version, 512MB RAM,4G Flash or 1G RAM 8G Flash, with leather, metal or rubber different stylish bracelet.

You can contact Lembird here:(Please let them know if you watch this video)
Darren, General Manager
Darren@lembird.com
Mobile:+86 186 6699 4118

Heremi Kids Tracker, Smart Bracelet Design House Tour: $57 Heremi W7 Kids Smart Watch on MT6261D

Posted by Gennie – December 22, 2015

Heremi W7 is a kid smart watch powered by MediaTek MTK6261D ARM Cortex-A7, comes with 0.96’’ OLED screen, with SIM card, TF card reader and bluetooth 3.0, it support phone call with only families, with fire wall inside, it also can block the phone call from strangers. Heremi also designed the customized app for iOS and Android, you can set the families telephone books, see the locations of the kids, it will also alarm you if the kid is away the normal track. Retailer price at $57 from 1pcs MOQ, start shipping from November.

You can contact heremi here: (Please let them know if you watch this video)
Ella Zhang, Sales Manager,
ella@heremi.com.cn
Mobile:+86 180 0250 8281

$30 Heremi R7 Smart Ring with Phone call, Drinking Water and UV Intensity Alert

Posted by Gennie – December 4, 2015

Heremi R7 is a smarrt Ring with LED light and small engine inside support flash or vibrate if incoming call from your phone. Heremi R7 also can reminder drinking water and UV intensity by private setting in Heremi custmized app. Battery life up to 7 days, bulk price at $30 for 500pcs.
The Heremi S3 is a Smart Bracelet with 12 LED light to show the time like normal clock. It support all the features of Heremi Smart Ring R7,Battery life up to 3-6 months, bulk price at $35 for 500pcs order.

You can contact heremi here: (Please let them know if you watch this video)
Ella Zhang, Sales Manager,
ella@heremi.com.cn
Mobile:+86 180 0250 8281

BBC micro:bit on ARM’s 25 year birthday

Posted by Charbax – November 27, 2015

1 million 11 year olds in the UK will receive the BBC microbit when they come back to school after the Christmas holiday in January 2016, they can use it to get started with programming and hacking with hardware. BBC micro:bit runs on Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 16MHz 32bit ARM Cortex-M0 microcontroller, Freescale Kinetis KL26Z – 48 MHz ARM Cortex-M0+ core, that includes a full-speed USB 2.0 On-The-Go (OTG) controller, used as a communication interface between USB and main Nordic microcontroller, Freescale MMA8652 3-axis accelerometer sensor,
Freescale MAG3110 3-axis magnetometer sensor to act as a compass and metal detector, 25 LED lights in a 5×5 array and Bluetooth technology, it is given for free to every child in year 7 or equivalent across the UK. You can read more about BBC micro:bit here.

Nordic Semiconductor ARM Cortex-M0 Ultra Low Power Wireless IPv6 over BTLE

Posted by Charbax – July 9, 2015

Nordic Semiconductor shows their ultra low power Bluetooth Low Energy, Ant, 2.4Ghz ARM Cortex-M0 based system on chips for trying to simplify the development of Wearables, Internet of Things devices, they are working to make things as simple as possible. One of the features that Nordic Semiconductor is able to demonstrate is to send voice over Bluetooth Low Energy. Nordic Semiconductor's implementation of Thread and mbed are being demonstrated.

$70 GOCLEVER CHRONOS ECO Smartwatch with 20-day battery life and always-on Sharp memory LCD display

Posted by Charbax – May 3, 2015

GOCLEVER CHRONOS ECO vibrates and displays notifications from the Smartphone. Using the dedicated Android/iOS application, users can choose which notifications from which app to vibrate and display. The display is always on using the Sharp Memory LCD technology, provides pretty impressive contrast for indoor and outdoor use with backlight that can kick in on touch and on lifting the wrist. With an amazing 20-day battery life with the always-on display always active, thanks also to the Nordic Semiconductor ARM Cortex-M0 processor, GOCLEVER CHRONOS ECO is to be available in May for around $70 on Ebay and Amazon in most of the EU.

You can read more about it at http://www.goclever.com/uk/products,c1/smartwear,c114/chronos-eco,a455.html