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Why do XBee-PRO SX development boards need to be separated by 2m?

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I have just received a "Digi XBee SX RF Module Dev Kit" and reading the User Guide it says "Connect the SX development boards to the USB port on a PC via the mini-USB cables. Separate the SX development boards by at least 2 m (6 ft).". What happen if two XBee SX are communicating each other by a distance less than 2 m? Is this warning only for XBee-PRO SX modules or for XBee SX too? Thanks.
asked Sep 10 in XBee3 DigiMesh by fpablo New to the Community (1 point)

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The PRO version of the SX product is a 1W transmitter. You need the separation to keep from damaging the front end of the receiver.
answered Sep 10 by mvut Veteran of the Digi Community (14,574 points)
selected 5 days ago by fpablo
Hi, thanks for your answer. Then the warning is only valid for the PRO (1 watt) version, right?
That would be correct.
Thank you very much :)
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