MAGIC X: New all-in-one cost optimised Smart Radio solution
Frontier today launches FS2260 Magic X, a next generation SmartRadio (sometimes called hybrid radio) module combining state of the art module design, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, with market-leading Frontier DAB/DAB+ technology offering a comprehensive user-listening experience.
“Magic X is a fully integrated module, enabling fast time to market, low total BOM costs and has been rigorously tested in Frontier’s renowned quality processes.” comments Prem Rajalingham, Managing Director, Frontier Smart Technologies. “Our customers benefit from turnkey modules as they reduce the time and effort involved in complex development challenges when combining multiple radio / RF sources in a single enclosure”.
Magic X offers internet radio, podcast, DAB+, FM, Bluetooth, and iOS/Android app control, amongst other features. SmartRadios embedding Magic X will have access to mediaU, Frontier’s extensive internet radio catalogue supporting more than 50,000 radio stations and 2.3 million podcast shows. A unique feature of mediaU is that Podcast episodes are made available within an hour of publication. Magic X has been developed to ensure compliance with upcoming European Cyber Resilience Act, which will protect product manufacturers and end users.
Magic X feature list :
The module is suitable for a range of audio applications including table top radios, clock radios, micro-systems, portables, and wireless speakers.
Magic X, and associated evaluation platform, reference designs, and software development kits are available for order immediately.