A bitter-sweet moment for us as we have to say goodbye to our first development platform. The Z1 has been with us for more than 5 years and it is time to let go for a new line of products to come to the scene.
In all these years Zolertia Z1 has been featured in several academic publications in WSN and use in the research of the same by many technology centers and universities all around the globe.
Z1 is no longer available for purchases but there is access to it’s full design documentation.
And what improvements you can find on the RE-Mote?
Z1: 16-bit RISC MCU, 16MHz, 92kB Flash
RE-Mote: 32-bit ARM Cortex M3 MCU, 512kB Flash, with AES-128/256, SHA2, ECC-256 & RSA
Z1: down to 4uA
RE-Mote: down to 250nA
RE-Mote: removable micro-SD card
802.15.4 at 2.4GHz; Internal wired serial interfaces: analog, UART, SPI, I2C, ...
Dual 2.4GHz and sub-1GHz wireless interface with 802.15.4 & ZigBee/ZigBee Pro support; same wired interfaces + USB
*If you own Z1 you can get a discount in the purchase of a RE-Mote - Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about how!