Product/Service

BlueBird CDMA 1x Modems (BB-1x)

Source: Blue Tree Wireless Data Inc.

BlueBird CDMA 1x Modems (BB-1x)
The BlueBird-CDMA is a fully integrated wireless modem, which means you can use it out-of-the-box to add CDMA & 1xRTT functionality to your application...
The BlueBird-CDMA is a fully integrated wireless modem, which means you can use it out-of-the-box to add CDMA & 1xRTT functionality to your application. You optimize the use of your resources and reduce the time-to-market because we have built in the functionality and benefits that applications require. No need to "re-invent the wheel" by developing manufacturer-specific interfaces and functions required with "base" modules.

Click here to download the BlueBird CDMA datasheet in pdf format.

Features and Benefits

Features Benefits
Pre-engineered, fully-integrated modem;
Standard AT commands, RS232
Universal antenna connection (SMA + other options)
LED indicators + Signal strength (RSSI) display
Eliminate cost to develop special interfaces for manufacturer-specific "base" modules and reduces time-to-market
Super-low power consumption Reduce cost & size of power sources, such as batteries & solar panels.
Configurable digital I/Os (1 input / 2 outputs) Monitor alarms & remotely activate, re-boot, turn on/off field devices.
Dual RS232 ports (Optional) Simply add auxiliary devices such as GPS, MDT, etc.
On-board processor (16 bits) Add special functionality and extend the benefits of your product.
TCP/IP Capable (1xRTT) Increase data rate and reduce connection time (virtually instant).
Auto baud-rate detection Reduce integration time by intelligently adapting to application.
Intensive engineering support for OEMs & System Integrators Reduce demand on engineering resources & simplify integration.

Specifications

Power Input 8 – 30 VDC (12VDC nominal), Optional battery back-up
Serial Port RS232
Interface Connector DB-9 (RS232)
Dimensions 5.3" x 3.6" x 1.2" (+ mounting feet), 134mm x 92mm x 29mm
Antenna Connection SMA 50 ohm male
Enclosure Extruded aluminum
Air Interface Standards CDMA: IS-95 A&B 1xRTT
Frequency 800/1900MHz Dual-frequency
Power Consumption (approx. @ 12VDC) Peak (Transmit): 150 mA
Wait Mode: 60 mA
Stand-By Mode: 25 mA
Power-Save Mode : 6 mA
Programming/Setup AT Command programming – Non-volatile memory of initialization string
FCC Compliance FCC Part 15
Temperature Operating: -30o C to + 60o C
Storage: -40o C to + 70o C
Humidity Range 5% – 95 % (non-condensing)

Applications

  • EMS, Fire and other Emergency Services
  • Public Transit & Transportation
  • Vehicle Tracking - AVL
  • Field Service & Mobile Dispatch
  • Utility Automatic Meter Reading (AMR)
  • Automated machine-to-machine (M2M)
  • Telemetry and SCADA
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