The Potential of Bluetooth Wireless Technology (Mar 2001)

March, 2001


By the end of 2001, new devices will permit voice and data wireless links among cell phones, PDAs, laptops, and printers to exchange data at up to 1 Mbps. The emerging Bluetooth technology will be the basis for these Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPAN) among mobile devices located within 10 meters of each other. This report forecasts shipments and revenue from Bluetooth-enabled devices for 2001 through 2005.