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NINA-B3 series

Stand-alone Bluetooth 5 low energy modules

Full Bluetooth 5 made easy

  • Full Bluetooth 5 with high data rate and long range
  • u‑connect software for accelerated time to market
  • Pin compatible with other NINA modules
  • Superior security functionality
  • Global certification
  • Multiple antenna options
NINA-B301NINA-B302NINA-B306NINA-B311NINA-B312NINA-B316
10 x 11.6/15.0 x 2.2/3.5 mm

Product variants

NINA-B301

with open CPU and antenna pin

NINA-B302

With open CPU and internal PIFA antenna

NINA-B306

With open CPU and internal PCB antenna

NINA-B311

with u-connect (available in two variants – u-connectXpress and u-connectScript) software and antenna pin

NINA-B312

With u-connect (available in two variants – u-connectXpress and u-connectScript) and internal PIFA antenna

NINA-B316

With u-connect (available in two variants – u-connectXpress and u-connectScript) and internal PCB antenna

Product variantsNINA-B301NINA-B302NINA-B306NINA-B311NINA-B312NINA-B316
Short range features 
Bluetooth qualificationv5.0 (Bluetooth low energy)
Bluetooth low energy output power EIRP [dBm]10
Throughput [Mbit/s]1.40.8
Bluetooth profiles and services 
Bluetooth GATT
Microprocessor on board  
Standalone module
Interfaces 
UART21
USB1
SPI3
I²C2
I²S1
GPIO3828
ADC8
Electrical data 
Minimum supply [V]1.70
Maximum supply [V]3.6
Environmental data, quality & reliability 
Maximum temperature [°C]85
Minimum temperature [°C]-40
Size [mm]10.0 x 11.6 x 2.210.0 x 15.0 x 3.810.0 x 15.0 x 2.210.0 x 11.6 x 2.210.0 x 15.0 x 3.810.0 x 15.0 x 2.2
Features 
FOTA
Secure boot
AT command support
Extended Data Mode protocol
Low energy serial port service
Other 
MarketsAutomotive & Transport, Industry, Smart Cities, Unmanned Vehicle, Healthcare, Smart Home & Buildings

Product Summary

NINA-B31 Product Summary

14-Feb-2019

422 KB
NINA-B30 Product Summary

07-Feb-2019

252 KB

User Guide

EVK-NINA-B3 User Guide

17-Apr-2019

2.06 MB
u-connectXpress software

20-Mar-2019

1.65 MB
s-center User Guide

12-Dec-2018

586 KB

Data Sheet

Getting Started

NINA-B31 Getting Started

13-Sep-2018

712 KB

Integration Manual

NINA-B3 System Integration Manual

10-May-2019

2.49 MB

Interface Manual

Extended Data Mode Protocol Specification

07-May-2019

356 KB
u-connect AT Commands Manual

20-Mar-2019

1.33 MB

Application Note

u-connectXpress Bluetooth Security

10-Apr-2019

301 KB
Open Source Software Licenses - Short Range Modules

20-Mar-2019

424 KB
u-connectScript with NINA-B3 series

05-Mar-2019

1.25 MB
NINA module family nested design

21-Sep-2018

373 KB

Evaluation Software

s-center setup, v4.7.1

17-Jan-2019

9.46 MB
Extended Data Mode example Python application
66 KB
s-center setup, v4.7.0

28-Nov-2018

9.46 MB
s-center setup, v4.6.2

03-Oct-2018

9.62 MB

Release Notes

u-connectScript v1.0.1 for NINA-B3 series

10-May-2019

64 KB
u-connectXpress v2.0.0 for NINA-B31 series

02-May-2019

118 KB
u-connectScript v1.0.0 for NINA-B3 series

10-Apr-2019

52 KB
u-blox connectivity software v1.0.0 for NINA-B31 series

14-Sep-2018

91 KB

Information Note

u-connectXpress software v2 available for NINA-B3

02-May-2019

123 KB
NINA-B3 series variant with PCB antenna reached Initial Production status

29-Apr-2019

99 KB
NINA-B3 series reached Initial Production status

18-Sep-2018

131 KB
NINA-B3-ES IN

20-Jun-2018

94 KB

Conformity Declaration

NINA-B3 Declaration of Conformity (RED)

14-Sep-2018

68 KB

Firmware Update

NINA-B3 u-connectScript Software v1.0.1

10-May-2019

301 KB
NINA-B31 u-connectXpress Software v2.0.0

24-Apr-2019

346 KB
NINA-B3 u-connectScript Software v1.0.0

10-Apr-2019

325 KB
NINA-B31X u-blox connectivity software v1.0.0

11-Sep-2018

317 KB

Design Resources

iOS evaluation app for Bluetooth low energy modules (hosted on Github)
69 KB
Android evaluation app for Bluetooth low energy modules (hosted on Github)
78 KB

Webinar

Switch on Smart Lighting in Smart Cities & Buildings

04-Apr-2019

659 bytes
5 best practices in Smart Metering

14-Feb-2019

658 bytes
Electric vehicle charging goes wireless
709 bytes

White Paper

Use case possibilities with Bluetooth low energy in IoT applications
637 KB
Short range low power wireless devices and Internet of Things (IoT)
688 KB