Lantronix Introduces xPico Wi-Fi Module

Lantronix xPico Wi-Fi module

Lantronix released their xPico Wi-Fi module. The tiny M2M wi-fi board is a compact, embedded wireless device server. It is designed for easy and fast machine-to-Wi-Fi connectivity. The xPico Wi-Fi module features simultaneous access point and client functionality. This enables the creation of its own secure Wi-Fi network for direct access as well as maintaining a Wi-Fi client connection to the existing Wi-Fi network. This allows machines to be directly accessed via smartphone or tablet. Pricing for the xPico Wi-Fi start at $27.80 for 5,000 unit quantities.

Lantronix xPico Wi-Fi Module Features

  • No need for software development or to write a single line of code
  • Compact footprint: 24mm x 16.5mm
  • Enables direct access to device data via smartphones, tablets and connected PCs
  • Unique simultaneous Soft-AP and Client mode, allows for easy points of access while maintaining a secure network
  • Device server application suite hardened by Lantronix over the last decade
  • 256-bit AES Encryption
  • Operating environment at extended temperatures: -40° to +85° C
  • Conforms to latest WLAN and IP internetworking standards, ensuring interoperability and eliminating vendor lock-in
  • Designed with customizable capabilities for rapid OEM adoption
  • Low-power profile optimized for battery-powered devices
  • Serial, SPI, USB, ADC, GPIOs
  • Easy migration path for xPico Wired designs
  • 5-Year limited warranty

With Lantronix’ Zero-Host Load architecture, there is no need to manage or load drivers on the system or write a single line of code. The xPico Wi-Fi has been optimized to bring easy and secure wireless functionality to a wide range of machine to machine applications from small battery powered devices to large industrial installations.

The xPico Wi-Fi device offers a tiny footprint of 24mm x 16.5mm. It is pin and form factor compatible with other members of the Lantronix xPico product family.

More info: Lantronix xPico Wi-Fi Module (pdf)