Adafruit 789 PN532 NFC/RFID Controller Shield

Adafruit 789 PN532 NFC/RFID Controller Shield is designed to create a layout and antenna with a 10cm range, the maximum range possible using the 13.56MHz technology. This NFC/RFID Controller Shield can be easily attached behind a plastic plate with standoffs and still read cards through a non-metal barrier. The 789 PN532 NFC/RFID Controller Shield uses I2C or SPI communication protocols, and The NXP Semiconductors PN532 NFC/RFID chip set. This controller shield comes in dimensions of 53.3mm x 117.7mm x 1.1mm. The 789 Controller Shield is ideal for any 13.56MHz RFID or NFC applications.


  • PN532 chip-set
  • Layout and antenna with a 10cm range
  • 13.56MHz frequency range
  • Uses I2C or SPI communication protocols
  • 53.3mm x 117.7mm x 1.1mm dimensions


Published: 2018-07-17 | Updated: 2022-09-12