WB50NBT Wi-Fi + Bluetooth Module

Overview

Fully Featured Wireless Bridge with Effortless Integration. 

Laird Connectivity’s 50 Series Wi-Fi® + Bluetooth® modules achieve the best possible connectivity in any RF environment, powered by the Qualcomm Atheros QCA6004 and the Cambridge Silicon Radio CSR8811. With industry-leading software, Linux and Android support, and a wide range of form factors, Laird Connectivity’s 50 Series is a flexible option for your enterprise wireless needs. The security and robustness inherited from our expertise in our 40 and 45 Series modules means the most reliable wireless in crucial, even life-critical applications, such as medical and industrial.

WB50NBT: On-board Linux-based MPU. Layers of physical/logical security. Operates independent of host. 47mm x 37mm x 4.9mm.

  • New Wireless Capabilities: Advanced 802.11a/b/g/n, 2x2 MIMO, Advanced Power Save, Enhanced BT/Wi-Fi Coexistence, Fast Roam
  • Form Factor: Full wireless bridge subsystem
  • Bluetooth 4.0: Enables Classic Bluetooth and Low Energy mode. 
  • Complete RF Pathway: Onboard baluns, mobile phone coexistence filter, diplexer, power amplifier, low noise amplifier, and reference crystal oscillator.
  • Pre-calibrated for performance: Tuned in manufacturing

Specifications

Android
Yes
BT Capable
CSR CSR8811 Bluetooth 4.0 dual-mode (EDR+BLE) Class I Bluetooth (60dBm TX Power)
BT Chipset
CSR 8811
BT Dual Mode
Yes
BT Interfaces
CSR CSR8811 Bluetooth 4.0 dual-mode (EDR+BLE) Class I Bluetooth (60dBm TX Power)
Dimension (Height - mm)
4.9 mm
Dimension (Length - mm)
47 mm
Dimension (Width - mm)
37 mm
Line
Enterprise
Linux
Yes
Spatial Streams
2X2 MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output)
Supplicant
EAP
Temp Spec
-30° to +85°C (-22°F to 185°F)
Wi-Fi Chipset
Qualcomm Atheros AR6004
Wi-Fi Interfaces
Qualcomm Atheros AR6004 2x2 802.11 a/b/g/n on 20/40 MHz bandwidth
Wi-Fi Spec
802.11 a/b/g/n
Type
DVK-WB50NBT Development Kit
Type
WH-WB50NBT Module

Documentation

Name Part Type Last Updated
WB50NBT Flash Programming using the Atmel SAM-BA Utility.pdf All Application Note 01-17-19
WB45NBT and WB50NBT Logging and Troubleshooting.pdf All Application Note 01-17-19
WB45NBT and WB50NBT WebLCM for the Linux Platform.pdf All Application Note 01-17-19
FIPS Mode Support.pdf All Application Note 01-17-19
FCC RF Exposure Report - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC 15.407, 5G - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC 15.247 Bluetooth EDR - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC 15.247 WLAN 2.4G - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC 15.247 BT LE - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC Certificate - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC DFS Test Report - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC DSS Grant - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC - DTS Grant - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
FCC - UNII Grant - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
IC - Certification - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 50385 62311 - RF Exposure - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 301 893 (5 GHz band) - v2.1.1 - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 301 489-1-17 WLAN - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 300 328 (2.4 GHz) WLAN V2.1.1 - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 300 328 (2.4 GHz) BT EDR V2.1.1 - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 301 893 DFS Client - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 300 328 (2.4 GHz) BT LE V2.1.1 - WB50NBT - 2017.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EN 60950-1 - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
EU Declaration of Conformity - WB50NBT.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
Radio Equipment Directive (RED) Updates - May 2017 All Certification 03-01-19
fcc-15b-ices-003-wb50nbt.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
RoHSII - REACH Compliance WiFi v1 5.pdf All Certification 02-04-19
CR631002-03AD WB50NBT IC RSS-247 Bluetooth EDR.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
CR631002-03AE WB50NBT IC RSS-247 BT LE.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
CZ631002-03 WB50NBT RSS-247 IC DFS report Client.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
CR631002-03AC WB50NBT IC RSS-247 WLAN 2.4G.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
CR631002-03AN WB50NBT IC RSS-247, 5G.pdf All Certification 01-17-19
User Guide - Laird Command Line Interface.pdf All Documentation 01-17-19
Quick Start Guide - WB50NBT.pdf All Documentation 01-17-19
Reference Guide - Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures All Documentation 02-14-19
Product Brief - 50 Series All Brochure 02-26-19
Release Notes - WB50NBT v3.5.3.11.pdf All Documentation 01-17-19
WB50NBT Reference Guide v1 3.pdf All Documentation 01-17-19
Datasheet - WB50NBT v1 15 All Datasheet 03-06-19
Release Packages - WB50NBT (Github) 0.txt All Software 02-26-19
BB50NBT Schematic - v1.1.pdf All Documentation 02-26-19
WB50.zip All Software 01-17-19
sam-ba-wb50-20151207.tar.bz2 All Software 01-17-19
arm-laird-linux-gnueabi.tar.bz2 All Software 01-17-19
Application Note - Guidelines for Replacing Antennas v1.0 All Application Note 01-17-19