This section describes tools to use to help improve performance as well as some performance results.
System Performance: Addresses a variety of different topics related to improving system performance and reducing power consumption.
EFR32BG SoC Bluetooth Smart Device Power Consumption Measurements (PDF): Describes how to measure the power consumption of EFR32BG devices running the Bluetooth i-Beacon example. For general instructions, see Measuring Power Consumption in Wireless Gecko Devices.
Radio Frequency Physical Layer Evaluation in Bluetooth SDK v3.x (PDF): Reviews performing radio frequency physical layer evaluation with EFR32BG SoCs and BGM modules using the Direct Test Mode protocol in Bluetooth SDK v3.x.
Bluetooth Low Energy Interoperability Testing Report (PDF): Includes the results of the interoperability testing of Silicon Labs' ICs and Bluetooth Low Energy stack with Android and iOS smart phones.
Bluetooth LE Use Case-Based Low Power Optimization (PDF): Describes how to exploit the different features of Bluetooth technology to achieve the minimum possible energy consumption for a given use case.