International Standard
ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-15-4
Information technology — Telecommunications and information exchange between systems — Local and metropolitan area networks — Specific requirements — Part 15-4: Wireless medium access control (MAC) and physical layer (PHY) specifications for low-rate wireless personal area networks (WPANs)
Reference number
ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-15-4
Edition 3
Under publication
ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-15-4
Under publication (Edition 3, 2024)
Final production steps (up to seven weeks).
Will replace ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-15-4:2018


ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-15-4:2018 defines the physical layer (PHY) and medium access control (MAC) sublayer specifications for low-data-rate wireless connectivity with fixed, portable, and moving devices with no battery or very limited battery consumption requirements. In addition, the standard provides modes that allow for precision ranging. PHYs are defined for devices operating various license-free bands in a variety of geographic regions.

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  •  : Under development
     : 2024-07
    : International Standard under publication [60.00]
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  • ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 6
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