Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is a key enabler for the Internet of Things. It can be used to identify and authenticate objects and is designed to fulfill the requirements of a wide range of applications across numerous vertical markets.

A specialized subset of RFID, near field communication technology (NFC) performs many of the same functions as RFID tags and contactless smartcards, while also adding peer-to-peer communications.

NXP® offers a full suite of RFID solutions across all frequencies.