Overview

Dual-Band 802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth v4.2 Combo Module

The Sterling-LWB5 dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth® Smart, and Bluetooth® Smart Ready module offers significant value to developers by providing an unmatched breadth of options, certifications, and antenna options, which altogether provide greater flexibility to meet the challenging requirements of many wireless designs. This certified module is based on the Cypress (formerly Broadcom) CYW43353 chipset to create one of the very first commercially available solutions that offers IEEE 802.11ac capabilities for ultra-high data rate 5 GHz Wi-Fi connectivity, while also featuring classic Bluetooth and BLE connectivity as well. The module comes in three configurations to best address specific applications, each boasting an industrial temperature rating (-40° to +85° C) and an industry-leading range of certifications and antenna options.

Specifications

BT Capable
4.2
BT Chipset
Combo
BT Dual Mode
Yes
BT Interfaces
UART
Dimension (Height - mm)
1.2 mm
Dimension (Length - mm)
10 mm
Dimension (Width - mm)
10 mm
Line
Professional
Operating Temp - Max (°C)
+85 °C
Operating Temp - Min (°C)
-40 °C
Spatial Streams
SISO
Wi-Fi Chipset
BCM 43353
Wi-Fi Interfaces
SDIO
Wi-Fi Spec
a/b/g/n/ac
Type Dimension (Length - mm) Dimension (Width - mm) Dimension (Height - mm) Description
450-0162 SiP Module 10 mm 10 mm 1.2 mm Sterling-LWB5 SiP
Dimension (Length - mm) Dimension (Width - mm) Dimension (Height - mm) Type Description
450-0168 21 mm 15 mm 2 mm Module Sterling-LWB5 Module with U.FL
Dimension (Length - mm) Dimension (Width - mm) Dimension (Height - mm) Type Description
450-0169 21 mm 15 mm 2 mm Module Sterling-LWB5 Module with Chip Antenna
Description
450-0171 Sterling-LWB5 SD Card Dev Board with U.FL
Description
450-0172 Sterling-LWB5 SD Card Dev Board with Antenna

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450-0171

450-0172

Documentation

Name Part Type Last Updated
Sterling-LWB5 Software Integration Guide (Android) All Documentation 01-17-19
Sterling-LWB5 Software Integration Guide (Linux Host) All Documentation 01-17-19
Application Note - Guidelines for Replacing Antennas v1.0 All Application Note 01-17-19
Sterling-LWB5 Firmware Package ETSI (480-0082) All Software 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB5 Firmware Package FCC (480-0081) All Software 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB5 Firmware Package IC (480-0094) All Software 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB5 Firmware Package JP (480-0095) All Software 03-29-19
Application Guide, Sterling-LWB5 All Documentation 03-29-19
Datasheet All Datasheet 03-29-19
Product Brief All Brochure 03-29-19
Release Notes - Sterling LWB5 All Documentation 04-05-19
Sterling LWB5 Declaration of Conformity All Documentation 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB Certification Guide All Documentation 03-29-19
Test Report, EN60950-1 2006, Sterling-LWB5 Module All Documentation 03-29-19
Test Report, EN60950-1 2006, Sterling-LWB5 SD Card All Documentation 03-29-19
CAD Files Sterling-LWB5 U.FL and Chip Antenna Modules All Technical Drawings 03-29-19
CAD Files Sterling-LWB5 U.FL and Chip Antenna SD Cards All Technical Drawings 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB SD Card User Guide All Documentation 03-29-19
Product Change Notice 1-2017 (Sterling-LWB & LWB5) All Quality and Environmental 03-29-19
ETSI Test Report All Certification 03-29-19
FCC Grant All Certification 03-29-19
IC Grant All Certification 03-29-19
MIC Grants and Test Reports All Certification 03-29-19
Radio Equipment Directive (RED) Updates All Certification 03-29-19
Sterling-LWB5 Bluetooth SIG Listing All Certification 03-29-19
Software, Sterling-LWB and LWB5, Backports-Laird (930-0075) All Software 03-29-19
Software, Sterling-LWB and LWB5, supplicant-arm (930-0087) All Software 04-03-19
Software, Sterling-LWB and LWB5, supplicant-x86 (930-0088) All Software 04-03-19
Software, Sterling-LWB and LWB5, supplicant-src (930-0089) All Software 04-03-19