At under .5 square inches, it is the smallest micro controller based RF module in the world. The on board micro controller is a 25MHz 8051 with 64K Flash and 4K RAM. It is perfect for battery powered operation, with an operating current of just 600nA with the RTC running. User applications can be written in C or assembly and debugged on chip.
The built in RF transceiver is high performance and offers a link budget of more than 140dB, the best in its class. It can be programmed to generate up to 20dBm transmit power and achieves -121dBm sensitivity at the lowest data rate. Data rates from 0.123 to 256kbit/second are supported. Fast settling times and ramped PA power control provide excellent FHSS performance while ensuring compliance with FCC and EC regulations.
The module is surface mountable and supports automatic or manual placement. It is packaged in a small .43" x .99" package.
The MRF-900-TCMP is part of the 1 For 1K Pricing™ program offered by Digital Six Laboratories. Using this flat pricing model, all quantities under 1,000 pieces are sold at the 1,000 piece price. Even in single quantities, every Digital Six product sells at the thousand piece price.
"We created the 1 For 1K Pricing™ program to make our products accessible to everyone," says Steve Montgomery, General Manager of Digital Six Laboratories LLC. "Even hobbyists and one-man shops with low volume projects now have access to the best pricing. In this economy, we know that everyone needs the best pricing, and we are guaranteeing that we will provide it."
The MRF-900-TCMP module sells for $9.90 and is available today at www.d6labs.com.
A companion RF only version of the module, the KRF-900-TCMP, is also available on the website for $6.95.
Both modules are available in 868MHz and 902-928MHz versions.
Digital Six Laboratories distributes, markets, and supports high performance RF modules imported from China. Stocking and support are provided locally, giving the customer the best pricing without compromising on service and convenience. Digital Six also offers a comprehensive selection of antennas and connectors.