NFC – near field communication

Near Field Communication is hot. In today's increasingly connected world, this fast, intuitive technology lets you interact securely with the world around you with a simple touch. NFC is a wireless proximity technology, available in billions of smartphones, tablets, and other consumer electronics, with new devices arriving almost daily. We are convinced to see NFC everywhere very soon. This space gives you technology insights as well as the latest news about NFC solutions from NXP.

NFC Reader ICs

Broadest portfolio of high-performance NFC frontend and NFC controller solutions.

NFC Tag and Label ICs

Extensive NFC tag and label IC portfolio covering ISO/IEC 14443 and ISO/IEC 15693 industry standards and NFC Forum tag types 2,4 and 5.

NFC Tags for Electronics

Provide an I2C or NFC field detection interface to your embedded system and an NFC link to the user including an innovative energy harvesting function for powering low power electronics.

NTAG® SmartSensor

Combining NFC smartphone connectivity with autonomous sensing, data processing and logging.

NFC opens up a whole new world of possibilities

NFC offers the ultimate in security and convenience, and makes new interactions possible. By connecting physical products with secure digital applications, it enables the Internet of Things and helps you create enhanced, better protected consumer experiences.

Meet all the NFC and Contactless Reader solutions

NFC Linecard

NFC and Contactless Reader Linecard

NFC contactless tag IC family overview.

NFC Linecard

NXP Smart Gym Powered by NFC and Hexiwear

Check out NFC Applications video.

What’s New


IoT Solution Made Easy with NFC 1

NFC commissioning solution with the NTAG I²C plus kit for Arduino pinout.


NFC Pairing for Audio Devices

Audio speakers and headphones are becoming wireless, with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi as the most popular technologies.


Parametrization Via NFC

Integrate NFC into your application for configuration and parametrization, along the concrete implementation of a DIN rail demo.