Based on the PN512 NFC solution from NXP Semiconductors, the board has an integrated high performance antenna and is supported by a software package (libnfc) while offering a flexible SPI interface. Applications for NFC include contactless payment, meter readings, and loyalty cards.
Full NFC compliant expansion board works with the Raspberry Pi
Based on the NXP PN512 full NFC forum compliant NFC IC, meeting compliance with all three NFC modes (Reader, P2P and Card Emulation)
Reader mode supports all four NFC tag types and NXP’s MIFARE command set
Flexible interface selection (SPI or I²C), includes software stack for SPI Integrated high performance RF antenna
Includes NXP’s MIFARE Ultralight NFC card (NFC forum tag type 2) for quick-start
Software available on: http://www.element14.com/exploreNFC
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