Is This Module A Standalone Module?

- Feb 03, 2021-

The RF modules are not standalone module, SoC modules are standalone module, the definition of RF module and SoC module is set forth below.

Category

Description

Notes

RF module

RF modules do NOT have on-board MCU to run Bluetooth stack, it’s mandatory to have an external host MCU

FSC-BT825B, FSC-BT805B, FSC-BW101, FSC-BW121,  etc, are RF module

SoC module

SoC modules have on-board MCU to run Bluetooth stack, it’s NOT mandatory to have an external host MCU.

In our porfolios, All of BLE modules, most of Bluetooth dual mode modules and audio modules are SoC module