Nordic Semiconductor provides class-leading levels of wireless performance and sophistication at a price that enables the company's ultralow power (ULP) wireless chips to be used in even the most cost-sensitive consumer products. Nordic Semiconductor's chips can be found in products such as wireless PC peripherals, gaming controllers, sports and fitness sensors, toys, advanced multi-media controllers, and digital/satellite TV (set-top box) remotes and much more.
Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 Bluetooth Smart Beacon Kit is a reference design that lets you explore the full range of development possibilities for beacons using Bluetooth Smart technology. It consists of hardware, firmware and apps for both iOS and Android on Bluetooth 4.0 enabled smartphones. It is ultra-compact at 20 mm diameter and can run from CR1632 coin-cell batteries. The kit has two buttons which can be programmed to enable easy switching between modes and/or functionality, as well as an RGB LED which can be configured to indicate different events. Ten GPIO pins are available for expansion and the kit can be connected to an external programmer/debugger during development work. The Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 Bluetooth Smart Beacon Kit also supports complete Over-The-Air (OTA) Device Firmware Upgrade (DFU) for all firmware on the nRF51822 chip.
Nordic Semiconductor mbed nRF51822-mKIT is a stand-alone platform for rapid prototyping of Bluetooth® Smart designs with the nRF51822 SoC. This Nordic Semiconductor kit is compatible with the mbed Bluetooth Smart API, which simplifies use of the Bluetooth low energy protocol stack. The nRF51822-mKIT gives access to all GPIO pins via pin headers and incorporates a coin-cell battery holder for portability. Each board has 2 buttons, 2 LEDs, a DC/DC converter circuit (optionally enabled in software), power supply, and current measurement pins. The nRF51822-mKIT is compatible with a range of mbed software libraries based on the Cortex Microcontroller Software Interface Standard.
Nordic Semiconductor nRF8002 Bluetooth® Low Energy SoC offers a complete low energy stack along with Proximity, Find Me, and Alert Notification profiles. Nordic Semiconductor nRF8002 Bluetooth® Low Energy is ideal for phone and PC accessories, and can issue alerts if the device goes out of range, enable security measures like screen lock, and give notice of new events like incoming mail, SMS, and calls. nRF8002 embeds a configurable application allowing the use of nRFgo Studio to configure device and I/O behavior. The I/O can interface directly with user input and output devices such as buttons, LEDs, buzzers, or vibration motors.
Nordic Semiconductor nRF51422 ANT+ System on Chip delivers ANT+ and 2.4GHz ultra low-power functionality for wireless applications. Nordic Semiconductor nRF51422 ANT+ SoC is built around a 32-bit ARM® Cortex™ M0 CPU with 256KB flash + 16KB RAM. The embedded 2.4GHz transceiver supports ANT as well as proprietary 2.4GHz operation, where the nRF51422 is on-air-compatible with the nRF24L and nRF24AP series products from Nordic Semiconductor. NRF51422 also incorporates analog and digital peripherals that can interact without CPU intervention through the Programmable Peripheral Interface (PPI) system.
Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 Bluetooth Low Energy & 2.4GHz Wireless SoC is a multi-protocol single chip solution for ULP wireless applications. Nordic Semiconductor nRF51822 Bluetooth Low Energy & 2.4GHz Wireless SoC incorporates Nordic’s latest radio transceiver, an ARM Cortex M0 CPU and 256kB flash and 16kB RAM memory. The nRF51822 supports Bluetooth® low energy and 2.4 GHz protocol stacks.
The Nordic Semiconductor nRF8001 Development Kit is used in conjunction with the nRFgo Starter Kit to enable engineers to do evaluation, application prototyping, and firmware development with nRF8001 Bluetooth® low energy Connectivity ICs. The Nordic nRF8001 Development Kit includes an nRF8001 radio module, an nRFgo carrier card with an nRF8200 application microcontroller, and a Bluetooth low energy master emulator board. The Nordic Semiconductor nRF8001 Dev Kit also supports application development using 3rd party application microcontrollers by simply connecting the nRF8001 radio module to the 3rd party microcontroller development kit using patch cables.
The Nordic Semiconductor nRF24AP2 Development Kit is a complete solution for developing ANT and ANT+ products using the nRF24AP2 ANT™ Connectivity ICs. This Nordic Semiconductor dev kit allows developers to tap into the
capabilities of the nRF24AP2 Connectivity ICs, which act as a bridge from ANT networks and devices to computers, Macs, and the Internet. The Nordic nRF24AP2 Development Kit includes drop-in ANT modules, battery boards, I/O boards, USB interface boards, plus access to the ANT Developer Zone. The ANT Developer Zone provides access to a comprehensive set of software tools for developing ANT applications.
The Nordic Semiconductor nRG6700 nRFgo Starter Kit is the core of the nRFgo evaluation and development platform for Nordic ultra low power (ULP) wireless ICs. Used in conjunction with any nRFgo compatible development kit, the Starter Kit enables engineers to perform evaluation, hardware prototyping, and embedded software development. The Nordic Semiconductor nRFgo Starter Kit includes two nRFgo motherboards, a display add-on module, cables, and a CD with software and documentation. Each motherboard is an ideal prototyping platform with an nRFgo radio module socket, an add-on module socket, interface connectors, and more.
The Nordic Semiconductor nRF24AP2 Single-Chip ANT™ Ultra-Low Power Wireless Network Solution offers the most efficient single-chip transceiver solution for Ultra Low Power (ULP) networks through the integration of the power efficient ANT protocol stack, industry-leading 2.4GHz RF technology, and a critical low-power oscillator and timing features. This Nordic Semiconductor second-generation single-chip ANT solution acts as a bridge from ANT networks and devices to computers, Macs, and the Internet. The nRF24AP2-USB supports up to eight ANT channels and is ideal for hubs. The Nordic Semiconductor nRF24AP2 ULP Wireless Network Solution provides worldwide 2.4GHz ISM band operation and is ideal for a variety of applications, including sports, wellness, home health monitoring, home/industrial monitoring, environmental sensor networks, and more.
The Nordic Semiconductor nRF8001 is a highly integrated single-chip Bluetooth® low energy Connectivity IC that integrates a fully compliant Bluetooth v4.0 low energy radio, link layer, and host stack. The nRF8001 features a simple serial interface that supports a wide range of external application microcontrollers. With peak currents as low as 12.5mA and average currents down to 9μA (for a 1s connection interval), the Nordic Semiconductor nRF8001 Bluetooth Connectivity IC enables battery lifetimes of months to years from a single coin cell. The nRF8001 is a fully qualified Bluetooth v4.0 low energy design and combines the radio, link layer, and host into a single EPL (End Product Listing) enabling designers to easily create new Bluetooth end products without additional listing fees. The nRF8001 Connectivity IC is specifically designed for Bluetooth low energy applications that operate in the peripheral (slave), including proximity tags, PUID watches, remote controls, and sports/fitness/healthcare sensors.