Rohde & Schwarz: Bluetooth 5 goes from cable replacement to IoT

February 16, 2017 // By Bernhard Schulz
The Bluetooth wireless standard has found its way into virtually all smartphones, PCs, cars, entertainment hardware and wearables. The Bluetooth SIG reports that more than 8 billion devices with some form of Bluetooth capability are currently in use. This white paper summarizes the various Bluetooth technologies with a focus on the physical layer in line with core specification version 5.0 and its support for the Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, which will make Bluetooth a good bet for the future.
Bluetooth, IoT, cable replacement, radio