September 29, 2015
Silex Technology Introduces Next-Generation SDIO Wi-Fi Module with Improved Throughput and Range
The latest Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth module offers better performance with 2x2 MIMO technology
Santa Ana, Calif., Sept 29th, 2015– Silex Technology America, Inc., a global leader in wired and wireless networking solutions, today released the SX-SDMAN2, a 802.11n Dual-Band SDIO wireless module with 2x2 multiple-input, multiple-output (MIMO) technology. The SX-SDMAN2 is based on the Qualcomm Atheros AR6234 system in package (SiP) solution, and its 2x2 architecture positions it as a higher-end offering in the Silex SDIO product line.
“The SX-SDMAN2 is designed for Wi-Fi applications that demand robust wireless transmission for mobile applications that have high throughput and range requirements,” said Babar Hashim, product manager at Silex Technology America. “Its 2x2 architecture makes it an ideal solution for customers requiring higher performance and reliability.”
With the release of the SX-SDMAN2, Silex expands its SDIO portfolio and provides customers with a variety of options. Dual-band capability, antenna diversity and MIMO features set it apart from other Silex SDIO radios. The radio module design approach also saves cost, as the SX-SDMAN2 provides FCC/IC/ETSI/TELEC modular certification. To expedite your product development process, Silex can provide both hardware and software engineering services including custom driver development, certification services and hardware schematic design reviews.
- 2x2 dual-band SDIO module with 802.11 a/b/g/n WLAN plus BT 4.0
- Improved performance and range
- Atheros AR6234 SIP-based design
- Data rates up to 300 Mbps
- FCC/IC/ETSI/TELEC modular certification
- Optionally supports diversity for wireless LAN mode
Pricing and Availability The SX-SDMAN2 is available immediately. Contact our sales team at firstname.lastname@example.org for pricing and to learn how you can begin evaluating the radio. View the product page for more information.
About Silex Technology America, Inc. Silex Technology builds on more than 40 years of hardware and software connectivity know-how and IP, custom design development experience, and in-house manufacturing capabilities, bringing value to customers with a foundation of technical expertise. With relentless attention to quality, exclusive access to Qualcomm Atheros expertise, and strategic partnerships with leading semiconductor providers, Silex Technology is the global leader in reliable Wi-Fi connectivity for products ranging from a medical device to a document imaging product to a video or digital display. With Silex Technology, customers get a single vendor that provides hardware and software support from design through manufacturing for successful product after successful product. For more information, please visit www.silexamerica.com.