BlueCreation releases BC127 Bluetooth 4.2 compliant Melody 6.0
Melody 6.0 which is Bluetooth 4.2 compliant comes with new unique features to allow OEMs to differentiate their products from the corwded market place of Bluetooth accessories.
Melody 6.0 includes now multiple connections to multiple devices using all its Audio and Data profile, can run Bluetooth Low Energy and Classic Bluetooth concurrently, has complete production ready High Speed Data (500kbit/s+ for iOS and 750kbit/s+ for Android), Easy Class1 support for BC128, True Wireless Support, aptxX Low Latency features, intercom (Transmit/Receive at the same time), command recognition, ability to route Audio from/to any source (Bluetooth, Audio IN, DIgital IN, Phone Call and Music).
Original features such as Digital and Analog Input/Output configuration are still available and support many of these new scenarios. The BC127 power consumption has even further been reduced to <100uAmp when idle, <500uAmp when in a connected an idle and <13mAmp when on a music or a call. The latency for Audio using a Low latency Codec is less than 40ms.
John Clichet, Senior Director of Audio at BlueCreation commented 'Melody 6.0 has very new and exciting features as a standard. It provides a great platform to build differentiated products. However, it still retains the ease of use, quality and reliability it has become known for'. John added 'Melody 6.0 brings Bluetooth to a new level of performances'.
BC127 comes as a complete package and inlcudes Melody. This includes the Bluetooth protocol stack, Hands Free (HFP 1.6), Music streaming (A2DP Sync and Source, AVRCP 1.4), Access to Phone Book (PBAP), Ability to receive text messages (MAP) with Audio DSP algorithm including additional support for echo cancellation, noise suppression, aptX, AAC, MP3 and SBC at high sampling rates. A BC127 development kit is available for quick prototyping and development.
An upgrade is available for Melody 5.0 users at http://www.bluecreation.com/firmwareupdates.php. Please contact BlueCreation for more information.
BlueCreation is the leading Bluetooth and Wi-Fi module supplier and a provider of wireless software protocol stacks and custom solutions to connect to SmartPhone and portable devices. BlueCreation software and solutions are deployed over a million devices including wireless speakers, headsets, automotive infotainment systems, industrial application as well as general consumer electronics. More information can be found at www.bluecreation.com. Keep up to date with BlueCreation on our blog at http://www.bluecreation.com/blog/