Seamless connectivity and low power consumption: Nordic’s Wi-Fi 6 Companion IC nRF7002 at Rutronik

04/13/2023 Product News

Nordic Semiconductor introduces the nRF7002, a Companion IC designed to integrate Wi-Fi 6 into multiple applications. It is a cost-effective and power-saving option and impresses with high speed, improved range, and the greater reliability of the latest Wi-Fi standard. The Companion IC is currently unique in the Nordic portfolio and is ideal to combine with their Ultra Low Power technologies. It is also compatible with Nordic's existing nRF52® and nRF53® series Bluetooth Systems-on-Chip (SoCs) and nRF91® series Cellular IoT Systems-in-Package (SiPs). These features make Nordic's Wi-Fi 6 Companion IC nRF7002 suitable for a wide range of applications, including Smart City, Smart Agriculture, Smart Home, Wearables, and Medical. The nRF7002 from Nordic Semiconductor is available at

The nRF7002 is a cost-effective, secure, and powerful solution for equipping products with the latest Wi-Fi 6 technologies. The IC works with both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi bands and convinces with extremely low power consumption. As a result, it is also possible to use it in battery-powered wireless products. Its integrated, advanced security features ensure the necessary protection of data and make the Companion IC the ideal choice for reliably implementing the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology in a wide range of applications.

Development platform from Nordic
The nRF7002 is intended for use in conjunction with the nRF Connect SDK. The comprehensive platform features a range of tools and libraries for developing applications that maximize the potential of the Companion IC. Thanks to this development environment, developers can implement their applications quickly, efficiently, and in a solution-oriented manner.

Advantages at a glance:

  • Low power consumption
  • Easy integration into a wide range of systems and applications
  • High level of security thanks to WPA3

Other features at a glance:

  • BSS coloring
  • Complies with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
  • 20 MHz channel bandwidth
  • 64 QAM (MCS7) and 86 Mbps PHY throughput
  • Target Wake Time


For more information about the Wi-Fi 6 Companion IC von Nordic Semiconductor and a direct ordering option, please visit our e-commerce platform at

Contact Rutronik:
Julian Clauß  |  Corporate Product Manager Wireless  |  +49 7231 801 1796  | 

The Wi-Fi 6 Companion IC – a cost-effective solution for battery-powered products and smart connectivity.