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MRF24J40ME

Status: In Production

Features:

  • 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 Transceiver Module
  • Supports ZigBee®, MiWi™, and MiWi P2P protocols
  • Pin Compatible with MRF24J40MB and MRF24J40MC
  • Compliance:
  • Modular Certified for the United States (FCC) and Canada (IC)
  • European R&TTE Directive Assessed Radio Module
  • Australia/New Zealand
  • Compatible with Microchip microcontroller families (PIC16, PIC18, PIC24, dsPIC33 and PIC32)
  • External antenna connector: ultra miniature coaxial (U.FL), 50Ω with simple four-wire SPI interface to PIC® microcontroller
  • Small size: 0.9" x 1.3" (22.9 mm x 33.0 mm), Surface Mountable
  • Integrated Crystal, Internal Voltage Regulator, Matching Circuitry, Power Amplifier, Low Noise Amplifier
  • Easy Integration into Final Product: Minimize Product Development, Quicker Time to Market
  • Integrated PA/LNA - Tx power +19 dBm - Rx sensitivity -104 dBm
  • Hardware CSMA-CA Mechanism, Automatic ACK response
  • Hardware security engine (AES-128)
  • Automatic packet retransmit capable
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Device Overview

Summary

MRF24J40ME is a 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 radio transceiver module intended for longer range applications.  The MRF24J40ME has an external antenna connector, matching circuitry, and supports the ZigBee®, MiWi™ and MiWi P2P protocols.  The MRF24J40ME module connects to hundreds of PIC® microcontrollers via a 4-wire SPI interface and is an ideal solution for AMR/AMI metering, wireless sensor networks, home automation, building automation and consumer applications.

Additional Features
    • 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.15.4 Transceiver Module
    • Supports ZigBee®, MiWi™, and MiWi P2P protocols
    • Pin Compatible with MRF24J40MB and MRF24J40MC
    • Compliance:
      • Modular Certified for the United States (FCC) and Canada (IC)
      • European R&TTE Directive Assessed Radio Module
      • Australia/New Zealand
    • Compatible with Microchip microcontroller families (PIC16, PIC18, PIC24, dsPIC33 and PIC32)
    • External antenna connector: ultra miniature coaxial (U.FL), 50Ω with simple four-wire SPI interface to PIC® microcontroller
    • Small size: 0.9" x 1.3" (22.9 mm x 33.0 mm), Surface Mountable
    • Integrated Crystal, Internal Voltage Regulator, Matching Circuitry, Power Amplifier, Low Noise Amplifier
    • Easy Integration into Final Product: Minimize Product Development, Quicker Time to Market
    • Integrated PA/LNA - Tx power +19 dBm - Rx sensitivity -104 dBm
    • Hardware CSMA-CA Mechanism, Automatic ACK response
    • Hardware security engine (AES-128)
    • Automatic packet retransmit capable
Parametrics
Name
Value
Type
RF Transceiver Modules
Output Power (dBm)
19.00
Clock
20 MHz
Host Interface
4-Wire SPI
Pin Count
12
RF Module
Yes
RF Transceiver
Yes
Operating Temperature Range
-40 to 85
Frequency Range
2.405-2.475
Input Sensitivity (mVpp)
-104
Rx Input Sensitivity (dB)
-104
RSSI
Yes
TX Current Consumption
77.00
RX Current Consumption
25.00
Sleep Mode Current Consumption
Yes
MAC
Yes
MAC Features
CSMA-CA
Encryption
AES128
Antenna
U.FL Connector
Operating Voltage Range
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MRF24J40ME PICtail/PICtail Plus Daughter Board
MRF24J40ME PICtail/PICtail Plus Daughter Board ( AC164143-1 )

The MRF24J40ME PICtail™/PICtail Plus Daughter Board is a demonstration and development daughter board for the MRF24J40ME 2.4 GHz IEEE Std. 802.15.4 RF Transceiver Module with PA/LNA and External Antenna Connector

The daughter board can be plugged into multiple Microchip Technology demonstration and development boards. For example, the daughter board is appropriate for...

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RoHS Information

Part Number
Device Weight (g)
Shipping Weight (grams)
Lead Count
Package Type
Package Width
Solder Composition
JEDEC Indicator
RoHS
China EFUP
MRF24J40ME-I/RM
2.500000
7.400000
12
MODULE
Varies
NiAu
e4
MRF24J40MET-I/RM
2.500000
4.171429
12
MODULE
Varies
NiAu
e4
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Shipping Weight = Device Weight + Packing Material weight. Please contact sales office if device weight is not available.

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