CSR announces yet another Bluetooth chip supporting HD voice


CSR (www.csr.com_ has announce support for the HFP 1.6 Bluetooth profile, which includes support for wideband speech/HD voice.   Its BC6145 part for mono headsets is the first one to support this new hands-free profile.

Needless to say, CSR has cranked out a flurry of Bluetooth HD voice support announcements across multiple products (chip sets) […]

CSR launches yet another Bluetooth and HD voice chipset–this time with Wi-Fi Direct


CSR (www.csr.com) has announced the CSR9100, a “connectivity platform” that supports Wi-Fi Direct as well as Bluetooth and HD voice.

Wi-Fi Direct, a standard created by the Wi-Fi Alliance, enables two modes of operation for phones and other devices.  You can get a mobile hot-spot function to share a 3G or 4G broadband connection […]

CSR launches BC6145 for HD voice with mono Bluetooth


Fresh off of its announcement of the CSR8000 platform and its support of HD voice, CSR (www.csr.com) has launched the BC6145.  The Bluetooth audio platform is designed for mono/lower cost applications.

The ROM-based device is designed to support HD voice call quality A2DP music streaming, bi-directional noise reduction, and ultra-low-power wind reduction (WNR). 


CSR launches low-power chipsets with HD voice support


Bluetooth chip maker CSR (www.csr.com) has announced its latest low-power products will support HD voice, with consumer devices incorporating the parts “available in shops in time for Christmas.”

The CSR8000 supports “wideband speech”/HD voice, classic Bluetooth, Bluetooth High Speed/3.0, and Bluetooth low energy/4.0, plus FM. There’s also an onboard DSP so manufacturers can […]