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Mini USB Bluetooth 4.0 Adapter - 50m (165ft) Class 1 EDR Wireless Dongle

Product ID: USBBT1EDR4

Add Bluetooth 4.0 capabilities to a laptop or desktop computer through USB

Features
  • Bluetooth® 4.0 LE compliant Bluetooth Smart Ready transceiver

  • Class 1 device with 50m (165ft) effective range

  • Support for Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) with data transfer rates up to 3 Mbps

More Features . . .
  • Low power consumption

  • Ultra-compact form factor

  • Backward compatible with Bluetooth v3.0, 2.0, 1.2 and 1.1 devices

  • Power / Linking / Standby LED indicator

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The USBBT1EDR4 USB to Class 1 Mini Bluetooth® Dongle lets you add Bluetooth wireless capabilities to a laptop or desktop computer through USB, with support for transfer distances of up to 50m (165ft).

Compliant with Bluetooth 4.0 LE +EDR , the USB Bluetooth adapter offers data transfer rates up to 3 Mbps and low power consumption. This Bluetooth Smart Ready transceiver is an effective way to connect to a rapidly growing list of the Bluetooth Smart peripherals on the market, including the latest Apple® and Android™ smartphones and tablets. Bluetooth v4.0 also integrates added security for all transfers using 128-bit AES encryption.

A conveniently portable device, this ultra-compact adapter is unobtrusive when connected to your laptop, so you won't have to remove it each time you store your laptop in a carrying case or bag. The adapter is also backward compatible with previous Bluetooth standards (v3.0, 2.0, 1.2 and 1.1) to ensure connectivity with all of your Bluetooth devices.

Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Connect to the latest Bluetooth devices with Bluetooth version 4.0 support
  • Communicate across distances of up to 50m (165ft) with a Bluetooth Class 1 transceiver
  • Leave the unobtrusive USB dongle connected while you travel, for maximum portability
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Compatible With

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Windows® XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012
Mac OS 9.x, 10.6 to 10.12

Applications
  • Connect Bluetooth peripherals such as keyboard/mouse or smart phones to your computer system
  • Reduce cable clutter by using wireless Bluetooth devices (such as keyboard/mouse) instead of traditional wired devices
  • Connect peripherals wirelessly to a computer in a remote/secure location
  • Connect peripherals in an industrial setting where the computer can be kept away from the work areas
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 2.0
Chipset ID CSR - CSR8510A06
Industry Standards Bluetooth v4.0, v3.0, EDR
Performance
Frequency 2.402-2.48GHz ISM Band
Max Distance 50 m / 165 ft
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 3 Mbps
Modulation GFSK,p/4 DQPSK, 8DPSK
MTBF 12,000 Hours
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - Bluetooth Class 1.0
1 - USB A (4 pin) Male
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012
Mac OS 9.x, 10.6 to 10.12
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements Available USB port
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Power / Standby / Link
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 0~75% RH
Operating Temperature -10°C to 50°C (14°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Plastic
Product Height 0.3 in [8 mm]
Product Length 0.9 in [21.9 mm]
Product Weight 0.1 oz [2 g]
Product Width 0.6 in [14.4 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 2.6 oz [75 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB Bluetooth Adapter
1 - Driver DVD
1 - Instruction Manual
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Rating: 5 /5

USBBT1EDR4 is a very good product.

Mini USB Bluetooth® 4.0 Adapter is a fantastic product! Better working range than other Bluetooth receivers/transmitters. Works great with Sony MDR-10R after checking ALL of the configuration for USBBT1EDR4. You MUST install ONLY the last version of the CSR Harmony software; if you have an older version installed, you MUST uninstall the older version first. The new version unfortunately does not include drivers for all of the older transmitters and you can't have more than one version installed at the same time. I highly recommend this product.

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Rating: 4 /5

a few surprises

we defined a requirement for a small computer and purchased an ASRock BeeBox n3000. this design lacks substantial punch when it comes to distance for the built-in Bluetooth. the beebox is attached to a 42" 1080p TV as the primary display. since this TV could be used with a sickbed, it was determined that a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse were desirable. the distance was beyond the capabilities of the BeeBox. I purchased this dongle specifically to handle the distance problem and it works as intended. there are a few things that have proven desirable, the driver software installs a second bluetooth control panel in the computer. this allows you to use speaker support close to the computer and keyboard and mouse further from the computer. there is also another complication. the dongle is directional. make sure you test the directionality of the dongle before fixing your installation. I can find no documentation that indicates what the radiation pattern is. this is good for personal security but not so good when you want to cover a wide area, i.e. a large back yard with a working gazebo. I hope this helps.

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Rating: 5 /5

Excellent Device

This is a very good product. The driver software is very comprehensive and reliable. A big advantage is that it supports wake up from sleep function for keyboard/mouse devices. This is the first adaptor I have come across which includes this function. So far have not found any disadvantages or problems.

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Rating: 5 /5

Excellent Device

This is a very good product. The driver software is very comprehensive and reliable. A big advantage is that it supports wake up from sleep function for keyboard/mouse devices. This is the first adaptor I have come across which includes this function. So far have not found any disadvantages or problems.

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Gary Blake · 09/20/2016

Works exactly as advertised. Drivers are fantastic and give you a whole world of other options to play with!

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