Membership benefits

The Bluetooth SIG offers many benefits to its members.

Adopter Membership:
Develop, Qualify, List and Sell

Join the Bluetooth Special Interest Group as an Adopter member to open the doors to member-only resources and get your license to use the Bluetooth® technology and globally recognized Bluetooth brand. Membership at the Adopter level is free, so join now.

Associate Membership:
Influence, Grow and Save

Interested in shaping the future of the industry? Upgrade to the Associate-level membership to join industry leaders in influencing the direction of Bluetooth technology, gain access to pre-adopted specifications and enjoy substantial savings on tools, listing and event fees.

 Benefits Adopter Associate
 Use of Bluetooth technology in products*
 Use of Bluetooth word mark and logo in marketing and on products*
 Access to draft specifications v0.9 v0.5, v0.7, v0.9
 Access to Profile Tuning Suite (PTS)
 Company listing in Service Providers section of website
 Access to commissioned custom research reports
Fees and Discounts
 Product listing fee
$8,000 USD
$4,000 USD
 Discount on IrDA specifications referenced in Bluetooth specifications
12.5% 50% 
 Discount on specific Ellisys protocol analyzers
 $3,000-$6,000
 Discount on specific Teledyne protocol analyzers (once per company)
25%-50% 
 Discount on UnPlugFest (UPF) event participation
 Discount when purchasing ABI Research reports 
 15%
Technology Influence
 Participation in Study Groups and Expert Groups
 Participation in Committees and Working Groups
 Voting seat on Committees and Working Groups
 BARB Voting Seat (if elected)
 Chair of Committees and Working Groups (if elected)
 Associate Member Director (if selected by Board of Directors)
Annual Membership Fee
 For companies whose annual revenue is < $100M USD
Free $7,500
 For companies whose annual revenue is > $100M USD
Free $35,000 

Adopter Membership:
Develop, Qualify, List and Sell

Associate Membership:
Influence, Grow and Save

*If compliance with the terms and conditions in the Bluetooth Trademark License Agreement and Bluetooth Patent/Copyright License Agreement are satisfied. Learn more about the qualification and listing process.