Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 548 KB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 95, UNIX
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.2.1 / 02 Jan 2008
The Broadcom ROM dongle device is the next-gen of Broadcom’s top product line of single chip Bluetooth solutions. This device was developed from the ground up for promoting and enabling the adopting of the Bluetooth technology in peripherals, laptop and desktop computers, and other devices. This Bluetooth solution effectively addresses each challenge OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) encounter when adopting the Bluetooth technology. These challenges include cost, radio performance, board space and power consumption. This Broadcom ROM dongle device is developed in the technology of the 0.13 micron manufacturing process. It is likewise capable of providing benefits in every area that are unparalleled by its contemporaries that were manufactured using older technologies. Aside from delivering best in class performance and power, this Bluetooth solution is also known for having the highest level of integration among its contemporaries. It also implements an on-chip balun that is capable of reducing the ODM/ OEM external bill of materials by up to 50 percent and delivering a considerably smaller board space for a printed circuit.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Bluetooth ROM Dongle device also has support for the Bluetooth EDR (enhanced data rate) technology which provides raw bandwidth of up to a maximum of 3 mbps for wireless applications. It can also implement the InConcert technology by Broadcom which is an interference avoidance technology. The InConcert technology is capable of decreasing possible interference from nearby WiFi devices that function on the same radio frequency (2.4 gigahertz) as that of Bluetooth. The Bluetooth ROM Dongle device also comes bundled and functions seamlessly with the WIDCOMM software – a leading Bluetooth Software used for a host of Bluetooth enabled devices. This device can be utilized in a host of applications including automotive, wireless speakers, keyboards, mouse devices, headphones, handsets, and portable gaming, media and audio devices. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Broadcom ROM dongle errors before installing any driver updates.