SDK for NFC for Windows

ICS-D010/30E SDK for NFC Starter KitFree of ChargeUPDATE

ICS-D004/60E SDK for NFC LiteUPDATE

This SDK is an efficient tool for developing various types of NFC/FeliCa™ application software. Also available is a free-of charge Starter Kit for development and evaluation

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ICS-D010/30E SDK for NFC Starter Kit Ver.2.0.5

The SDK provides a part of function of 'SDK for NFC Lite'. The SDK is available free of charge.

  • Conforms to PC/SC 2.0 specification. PC/SC interface for application is provided to access NFC Forum devices.
  • Programming tool to access FeliCa, ISO/IEC 14443 Type A and Type B cards via NFC Library (RC-S330 Series).
  • For Windows
  • For NFC
  • For USB reader*
SDK for NFC Starter Kit Download(Free of charge)

(Version. 2.0.5 / 43.5 MB / August. 25. 2017)

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* Reader is sold separately. Before purchasing, please make sure that the reader used with the SDK (software development kit) complies with technical, legal and safety standards regarding emission of electromagnetic radiation in the country and region of use. For further details about the USB reader, please contact us.

ICS-D004/60E SDK for NFC Lite Ver.2.0.5

For consumer applications such as offline card data viewer, etc.

  • Suitable for applications using a USB reader.*
  • Conforms to PC/SC 2.0 specification. PC/SC interface for application is provided to access FeliCa cards and ISO/IEC 14443 Type A / Type B cards.
  • Uses simple commands without encryption.
    (Data is accessed using plain text.)
  • A single reader can accommodate multiple applications.
  • For Windows
  • For NFC
  • For USB reader*

* Reader is sold separately. Before purchasing, please make sure that the reader used with the SDK (software development kit) complies with technical, legal and safety standards regarding emission of electromagnetic radiation in the country and region of use. For further details about the USB reader, please contact us.

Basic Products

ICS-D010
SDK for NFC Starter Kit
ICS-D004
SDK for NFC Lite
Developer license 1 user license
CD-ROM
  • NFC Library
  • Manual
  • FeliCa Port software installer (driver)
  • PC/SC activator
  • Sample program
  • FeliCa library (without security logic)
  • NFC library
  • Tutorial (including source code)
  • Manual
  • FeliCa Port software installer (driver for distribution)
  • PC/ SC activator

Product Comparison

ICS-D010
SDK for NFC Starter Kit
ICS-D004
SDK for NFC Lite
Operating system Refer to "System Requirements"
ISO/IEC 14443 Type A / Type B access functions included
Encryption function not included *
Formatting function not included
Interface USB
Developer license 1 user license

* Cannot access service area with keys in the card.

System Requirements

For details of the operational environments, see "System Requirements".

Options

ICS-D010
SDK for NFC Starter Kit
ICS-D004
SDK for NFC Lite
5 sample
FeliCa cards
(Sample formatted)
RC-S888 ICS-E006/05
RC-S889 ICS-E007/05
10 sample
FeliCa cards
(Sample formatted)
RC-S888 ICS-E006/10
RC-S889 ICS-E007/10
RC-S100 ICS-E008/10

Support & Service

Annual support (*1) ICS-D010
SDK for NFC Starter Kit
ICS-D004
SDK for NFC Lite
Q&A via e-mail (*2)
Support website browsing (*2)
Version upgrades (*3)
- ICS-M004

*1 Annual support requires consecutive contracted period.
*2 Q&A service support for one year by e-mail. Questions are generally limited to the usage of "SDK for NFC".
*3 Sony may distribute a complimentary upgrade of the software version during the support period.

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