bluetooth 5 is coming

- May 17, 2019-



First we want take a brief look at bluetooth 5 .Bluetooth 5 is a Bluetooth standard released by Bluetooth Special Interest Group on June 16, 2016. Bluetooth 5 has faster transmission speed and longer transmission distance than before .


After the huge leap by Bluetooth 5 and the related features, people may think it would be hard to have a standing out things. But no one can stop the rapid development of bluetooth technology .Then on Jan.28, 2019.SIG released a new gerneration bluetooth 5.1 specification,which add accurate positioning capability of Bluetooth location services and direction finding functions.


This article mainly talks about Bluetooth location services.


With the great demand for Bluetooth location services in the market, Bluetooth location services improved a lot.The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) predict 400 million Bluetooth location services products per annum by 2022.


Bluetooth Location Services mainly consist of two parts: bluetooth proximity solutions and bluetooth positioning systems.


Bluetooth proximity solutions: PoI Information Solutions and Item Finding Solutions.


Bluetooth Positioning Systems:Real-time location systems and Indoor Positioning systems.