BM71-XPRO BLE Board from Microchip Featured in THE EDGE by Future Electronics

Summary: Future Electronics is featuring Microchip’s BM71-XPRO board for BLE functionality in this month’s edition of THE EDGE.

Montreal, Canada – December 27, 2019 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is featuring the new BLE functionality board for XPRO tools from Microchip in the latest edition of THE EDGE.

The BM71-XPRO board is designed to easily add Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) functionality to your XPRO development tools. It can be used as an extension to your favourite SAMx or AVRx XPRO boards, or it can be used standalone. The BM71 XPRO is fully supported within Atmel Studio, with example code in ASF3.

THE EDGE is the latest e-newsletter from Future Electronics, and is geared toward engineers and buyers looking for new or leading-edge products. THE EDGE comes out twice per month, and each edition features product information, datasheets and videos showcasing the most advanced new technology in a specific area, such as sensing, lighting, or automotive.

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