Bluetooth 5.0

Bluetooth 5.0 to Be 4x Faster While Offering Double the Range

According to an e-mail sent by Bluetooth SIG Executive Director Mark Powell, Bluetooth 5.0 is set to be announced on June 16 at a special media event in London, with double the range and quadruple the speed of Bluetooth 4.2 (via ArsTechnica). The new "Bluetooth 5” wireless standard will also add significantly more capacity to advertising transmissions, by expanding the size...