New release: nRF5 SDK for HomeKit v3.0

nRF5 SDK for HomeKit

Software Development Kit for HomeKit solutions


The nRF5 SDK for HomeKit combined with the nRF52 Series Bluetooth® Smart SoCs provide developers with a unique solution for HomeKit products that meets all requirements on size, power consumption and performance. A highly optimized solution, it enables single chip implementations, running HomeKit Accessory Protocol (HAP) and application firmware on the same chip. Designed for ultra-low power, it is the ideal solution for battery powered HomeKit products.
The nRF5 SDK for HomeKit is installed on top of the generic nRF5 SDK which are available at
The nRF5 SDK for HomeKit is available to MFI licensees only. To get access to the nRF5 SDK for HomeKit contact the Nordic support team via MyPage.


  • Complete solution for Bluetooth Smart based HomeKit accessories
  • Complete HAP protocol and HomeKit security libraries
  • MFi Authentication Service library
  • HomeKit application examples, HomeKit services and OTA- DFU in source code
  • Approved solution by Apple
  • Project files for Keil and GCC (OS X, Linux, Windows)


  • nRF5 SDK for HomeKit
  • Documentation


Product Brief Description
nRF52832 Multiprotocol Bluetooth Smart/ANT/2.4GHz SoC
nRF5 SDK Software Development Kit for nRF5 SoC
nRF52 DK Development kit for nRF52832 SoC
nRF for HomeKit App A Home Automation application showing the potential of the nRF5 SDK for HomeKit

share post: