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

Create NFC tags with autonomous sensing, data processing and logging.

NFC Linecard

NFC and Contactless Reader Linecard

NFC contactless tag IC family overview.


NXP Smart Gym Powered by NFC and Hexiwear

Check out NFC Applications video.

NFC Forum Tag Certifications for its NFC ICs

NXP received industry’s first NFC Forum Tag Certifications for its NFC ICs

NFC Forum's comprehensive certification program ensures consistency and sets the foundation for interoperability.

What’s New

'NBA Connected' jerseys tap into the game with NFC tags

'NBA Connected' jerseys tap into the game with NFC tags

Nike’s NBA jersey connects sports fans via NFC to one of a kind interactive content, offers and experiences. A simple tap to the jersey connects the user to the IoT.


New iOS11 opens endless new NFC connected experiences

NXP Introduces iOS 11 Toolkit to Expand iPhone NFC Capabilities into the IoT.

Vitamix gives home chefs a professional edge

NFC Everywhere

Vitamix gives home chefs a professional edge.