The CC2531 is a USB enabled true system-on-chip (SoC) solution for IEEE 802.15.4, ZigBee and RF4CE applications.
- Very cheap (17,90€)
- Excellent receiver sensitivity and robustness to interference
- Lightwight system
- Works reliable
- Not very powerful and has a limited rang of ~30 m line of sight
- It’s just an unprotected circuit board
- If the CC2531 is not already flashed, it must be flashed
Once installed, the C2531 is very easy to use and is suitable for systems that require ultra-low power consumption.