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Re: Part II: Picking the Right MCU for Your Application
Jon Titus   1/17/2012 5:23:18 PM
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Q: what is the real difference between zigbee and Wifi [WiFi]?

A: Use ZigBee for a small network of devices when you require compatibility with other commercial products. You'll find ZigBee used in home automation equipment, security systems, vehicle tracking in parking areas.  It's a short-range network.  Use WiFi is you need connectivity to the Internet.

ZigBee uses IEEE 802.15.4-compliant radios, while WiFi complies with the 802.11 standard.



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