3.5 - 6.5 GHz Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Transceiver Module

    Key Features

    • Supports 4 RF bands from 3.5 GHz to 6.5 GHz
    • Programmable transmitter output power
    • Designed to comply with FCC & ETSI UWB spectral masks
    • Supply voltage: 2.8 to 3.6 V
    • Data rates of 110 kbps, 850 kbps, 6.8 Mbps
    • SPI interface to host processor

    Qorvo's DWM1000 module is based on the DW1000 ultra-wideband (UWB) transceiver IC, which is an IEEE 802.15.4a UWB implementation. It integrates antenna, all RF circuitry, power management and clock circuitry in one module. It can be used in two-way ranging or TDOA location systems to locate assets to a precision of 10 cm and supports data rates of up to 6.8 Mbps.

    Typical Applications

      • High precision real time location systems
      • Location-aware wireless sensor networks
      • Asset tracking
      • Factory / warehouse automation & security
      • Healthcare staff & patient location
      • Retail security, navigation & customer analytics
      • Connected home
    UWB Channels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
    Integrated Antenna Yes
    MCU Customer supplied
    MCU Flash(KB) N/A
    Bluetooth® No
    Motion Sensor None
    Intended Applications TWR Tag or Anchor, TDoA Tag or Anchor
    Number of Tags 100s (TWR), 1000s (TDoA)
    Battery Life Months (TWR), Years (TDoA)
    Location Accuracy(cm) < 15 (2D), < 30 (3D)
    Voltage(V) 2.8 to 3.6
    Package(mm) 23.0 x 13.0 x 2.9
    RoHS Yes
    Lead Free Yes
    ITAR Restricted No
    ECCN EAR99