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Document created by Bill Krakar Employee on Feb 5, 2016Last modified by Sophie Mausolf on Jun 2, 2016
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Physical Components


The JN516x-EK004 ZigBee Smart Home Evaluation Kit includes the following hardware components:


Gateway Component

  • Raspberry Pi single-board computer to act as IoT Gateway Host
  • JN5169 USB dongle (OM15020) to act as ZigBee Control Bridge
  • Wi-Pi Raspberry Pi dongle for Wi-Fi connectivity
  • NFC controller (PN7120) for NFC commissioning of ZigBee nodes


ZigBee Node Components

  • Carrier boards (OM15022) to accommodate expansion board and ZigBee JN5169 module, and incorporating NFC connected tag (NTAG I2C) including NFC antenna
  • ZigBee modules (JN5169-001-T00/T01) providing processing platform and RF interface
  • Generic expansion board (DR1199) with switch and level control functionality
  • Lighting/Sensor expansion board (DR1175) with white light, colour light and sensor functionality



  • Pre-loaded ZigBee Smart Home demonstration
  • Flash programming utility for firmware re-programming
  • Software Developer’s Kits (SDKs) for developing applications for JN516x microcontrollers
  • Eclipse-based Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for easy application development
  • Application Notes containing example applications and templates


This Demo Is Probably of Interest If You:

  • Work with Home Automation, Smart Energy or other similar IoT applications
  • Need a state-of-the-art ZigBee solution
  • Need a secure and convenient way to commission devices to your ZigBee network


Key Benefits of Kit

  • All-in-one kit to rapidly get started with your ZigBee application development
  • Leverages NXP NFC solution to commission ‘smart nodes’ out of the box, securely and in just one tap
  • Comprehensive support software and collateral for developing custom ZigBee solutions with IoT connectivity