Wireless Motion Detector with Sub-1 GHz SimpleLink Wireless MCU
This application note discusses the main challenges related to wireless motion detector design and how they are addressed by SimpleLink Sub-1 GHz CC1310 and SimpleLink Dual-band CC1350 wireless MCUs. First it gives a short overview of what a wireless motion detector is. Then it discusses the wireless technology requirements that must be met in order to support motion detector use-cases and explains why Sub-1 GHz technology is an excellent fit. This application note explains how to build the system based on SimpleLink™ CC1310 sub-1 GHz wireless MCU or SimpleLink CC1350 dual-band wireless MCU with focus on low power, networking, cloud connectivity and Sub-1 GHz / Bluetooth Low Energy use-cases. It concludes by describing a potential use case including its state machine and power consumption analysis.