Bluetooth SIG announced the deprecation and withdrawal of older versions of the Bluetooth Core Specification.
Bluetooth SIG has policy in place to introduce the deprecation and withdraw process for older testing specification, listing procedure and core specification.
For core specification placed into withdrawn status, it will not be allowed to use the withdrawn version anymore. Any product wishes to qualify the Bluetooth Design under this deprecated version must pay additional deprecation fee.
Please refer to the revised plan and schedule summarized as below,
1.Withdrawal of the following on January 1, 2019:
Bluetooth Specification Version 2.0 + EDR
2.Deprecation of the following on January 1, 2019 and withdrawal on July 1, 2020:
Bluetooth Specification Version 2.1 + EDR
Bluetooth Core Specification Addendum 1
Bluetooth Specification Version 3.0 + HS
Bluetooth Specification Version 4.0
Bluetooth Core Specification Addendum 2
Bluetooth Core Specification Addendum 3 revision 2
Bluetooth Core Specification Addendum 4
Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1
Nordic’s information about Bluetooth Core Specification’s Impact!
After Nordic released nRF52840, the confusion raised what the difference between nRF52832. Raytac provided an easy comparison chart based on module solution hopes to provide a quick understanding in between.
Following Raytac’s Easy Employ Policy (EE), we are glad to announce that Raytac’s nRF52840 modules, MDBT50Q series have completed not only Bluetooth BQB certified, but also most popular countries’s safety regulation granted.
With the effort to provide a most coverage of the regulation compliance, developers who build up the IoT project by Raytac modules can be easier to develop without worry for product testing and manage the budget of development.
All Raytac’s modules are designed, manufactured, and shipped from Taiwan, which is the best shelter from the trade war.
The emerging trade brawl between the United States and China has raised most customers’ worry. The trade standoff has become more heated in recent days by raising tariff imposed by US government.
Most US customers now are really worried about the current business is highly risk exposure under the conflict.
Raytac Corporation, unlike other modules suppliers has factory or OEM or shipped from China, but ALL Raytac’s modules are Made In Taiwan and Shipped from Taiwan!
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