PN532 [RFID & NFC Reader/Writer]

£34.99

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The Arduino compatible PN523 RFID reader/writer is capable of reading and writing to all ISO14443A/B compliant RFID and NFC tags. It also supports the NFC peer-to-peer standard, so two of these devices can talk to each other, or you can set up a peer session with a mobile phone. The board also has several switch-selectable I/O modes including I2C, SPI, and HSU (high speed uart). Easily add RFID and NFC capability to your next project with the PN532!

Specifications

  • 13.56MHz ISO14443A/B RFID & NFC Read/Write Operation
  • Supports NFC peer-to-peer mode for direct communications
  • Switch-selectable I/O modes including I2C, SPI, HSU

Features

  • The PN532 board with integrated NFC loop antenna
  • A card style tag with Chinese knock-off of the Mifare “Classic” S50 1K chip
  • A keyfob tag with Chinese knock-off of the Mifare “Classic” S50 1K chip
  • 4 jumper wires, 6 inches (15cm) long
  • A 4 pin angled IDC header
  • An on-board level shifter for 3.3v SPI and 5v I2C & Uart

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User Manuals & Datasheets

Here is a PDF of the user manual for the PN532 kit.
The PN532 datasheet can be found here.
NXP’s user manual for the PN532 chip is here.
Click here for NXP’s Application Note for the PN532

Open Source

Here is the github repository for the PN532 which contains example Arduino code.