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Wibree vs Zigbee

Saturday, May 24th, 2008

Some overview of Wibree vs Zigbee features:

  • Wibree is a PAN (Personal Area Networking) technology
  • Zigbee is a mesh networking technology
  • Wibree is more power efficient
  • Zigbee has got more range
  • Wibree’s data transfer rate is 1 Mbps
  • Zigbees Data transfer rate is 250 Kbps
  • Wibree has got a star topology
  • Zigbee has got a mesh topology
  • Wibree uses bluetooth radio and can co-exist with bluetooth
  • Zigbee needs its own special radio and has got no relationship with bluetooth