MIFARE® ICs

The leading brand of contactless IC products

MIFARE® is NXP’s well-known brand for a wide range of contactless IC products with a typical read/write distance of up to 10 cm (4 inch), used in public transport, hospitality, loyalty, and micropayment installations worldwide. It’s proven, it’s secure, it’s scalable - and it’s already being used by millions of people in over 750 cities worldwide.

MIFARE® DESFire®

Highly secure, multi-application solution with DES, 2K3DES, 3K3DES and AES hardware cryptography.

MIFARE Ultralight®

Ideally suited for single-use tickets and the replacement of mag stripe, barcode, and QR-code infrastructures.

MIFARE Plus®

MIFARE Plus products ease the migration from MIFARE Classic installations to higher security levels.

MIFARE Classic®

Fully compliant with ISO/IEC 14443 Type A, it is available with 1 KB and 4 KB memory, and 7 byte or 4 byte identifiers.

MIFARE SAMs for Reader Systems

Offers secure storage and communication in a variety of infrastructures.

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MIFARE History

Discover the history of the MIFARE brand.

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Powering Smart Stadiums with Contactless Solutions

Contactless solutions like NXP's MIFARE help stadium operators and sport clubs in creating the ultimate fan experience, by powering access control, loyalty, micropayment, and transport use cases.

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Contactless Solutions for Amusement Parks

NXP’s contactless products provide theme park operators an efficient and cost-effective way to enhance their guest’s experience, allowing visitors to get access to the park, pay for food and drinks, and stay safe in case of emergencies.