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Silex Expands Wi-Fi HaLow Portfolio Using Morse Micro’s MM6108 Chipset

Silex Technology, a global provider of leading wireless networking solutions, today announced the SX-SDMAH, an industrial-grade Wi-Fi HaLow SDIO module that delivers high transmission power. Utilizing Morse Micro’s MM6108 chipset, the SX-SDMAH maximizes Wi-Fi HaLow’s long- range, high data throughput capabilities, allowing up to 8 MHz usage in approved countries. The addition of the SX-SDMAH to Silex’s Wi-Fi HaLow product portfolio provides customers with more flexibility in their embedded system design, ensuring interoperability among Wi-Fi HaLow devices. Read the full press release.

We will explore the details of this new release and delve into the potential implications it holds for IoT deployments and connected ecosystems.

Revolutionizing IoT Connectivity with 802.11ah Wi-Fi: The introduction of Silex Technology’s 802.11ah Wi-Fi HaLow SDIO Module powered by Morse Micro’s MM6108 Wi-Fi HaLow SoC represents a major leap forward in IoT connectivity. This module is built on the 802.11ah Wi-Fi standard, also known as Wi-Fi HaLow, which offers several key advantages over previous solutions.

Extended Range and Reach: The 802.11ah Wi-Fi standard operates on sub-gigahertz frequencies, enabling it to provide significantly greater range and penetration compared to traditional Wi-Fi technologies. This extended range allows IoT devices to connect seamlessly across larger distances, making it ideal for applications such as smart homes, industrial automation, agriculture, and smart city deployments. With the HaLow SDIO Module, Silex Technology brings this exceptional connectivity to a compact and easily integrable form factor.

Improved Power Efficiency: Efficient power consumption is a crucial factor in IoT deployments, where devices often rely on batteries or have limited power sources. Silex Technology’s HaLow SDIO Module powered by Morse Micro’s MM6108 is designed to optimize energy consumption, enabling connected devices to operate for extended periods without requiring frequent battery replacements or recharging. This power-efficient approach makes the module suitable for IoT devices deployed in remote or challenging environments.

Robust Data Security: As the IoT landscape expands, ensuring the security of connected devices and the data they transmit becomes increasingly critical. Silex Technology’s HaLow SDIO Module addresses this concern by incorporating advanced security features such as encryption protocols, authentication mechanisms, and secure boot capabilities. These security measures protect against unauthorized access, safeguarding sensitive information and ensuring the integrity of data transmissions.

Seamless Integration and Interoperability: Silex Technology has always prioritized ease of integration and interoperability in its wireless connectivity solutions, and the HaLow SDIO Module is no exception. With its standardized SDIO interface, this module ensures seamless compatibility with a wide range of host devices, including IoT gateways, embedded systems, and single-board computers. This plug-and-play capability simplifies the deployment process, reduces time-to-market, and fosters a more cohesive ecosystem of connected devices.

The release of Silex Technology’s high-performance 802.11ah Wi-Fi HaLow SDIO Module powered by Morse Micro’s MM6108 sets the stage for future advancement of IoT connectivity. By leveraging the extended range, power efficiency, robust security, and seamless integration offered by this module, businesses and individuals can unlock the full potential of their IoT deployments.

The HaLow SDIO Module holds tremendous promise for numerous industries. In agriculture, it can enable efficient monitoring of crops, livestock, and environmental conditions across vast areas. In industrial automation, it can facilitate real-time control and monitoring of machinery and processes in challenging environments. Additionally, in smart homes, it can enhance the connectivity and interoperability of various IoT devices, enabling users to build comprehensive and cohesive smart ecosystems.

Silex Technology’s introduction of the high-performance 802.11ah Wi-Fi HaLow SDIO Module powered by Morse Micro’s MM6108 is another partner using Morse Micro leading Wi-Fi HaLow SoC.

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