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ST adds wireless support to smart-meter chipset

Tuesday 12 November 2019 | 11:28 CET | News
STMicroelectronics said it's making possible smarter city and industry infrastructures through the combination of powerline and wireless communication in its smart-meter chipset. Already widely used in smart electricity meters, ST's ST8500 powerline communication (PLC) chipset now allows smart meters to communicate through existing power cables or radio frequency (RF) waves, combining the strengths of both types of connection.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: STMicroelectronics
Countries: World
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