Wireless networking and communication is the lifeblood of modern electronics, and we've got everything you need to connect your project up using different technologies.

Our recommended Wireless Tutorials:

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard which millions of devices use to communicate with each other. It's powerful, easy to use, and can be found in mobile phones, computers, microcontrollers, and more! We've got everything you need to get your next project up and running with Bluetooth communication.

Our recommended Bluetooth Tutorials:

  1. Bluetooth Module (HC-06)
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    SKU: CE00022 Brand: Core Electronics
    Much like it's more well-known brother, the HC-05, the HC-06 is a transparent TX/RX pipeline Bluetooth module which allows devices to communicate via a serial connection with all of the Bluetooth specific handling taken care of by the module's software stack.
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    11 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd

Cellular

A cellular connection allows your project to break free of local networks and communicate with the world using SMS messages, 2G/3G data, and heaps more!
  1. Hologram Hyper - eUICC Global IoT SIM Card
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    SKU: CE05452 Brand: Hologram
    A secure IoT SIM card for a global cell network built for M2M data with easy activation, transparent pricing, and developer-friendly tools
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    12 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  2. Quad-band Cellular Duck Antenna SMA
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    SKU: CEL-00675 Brand: Sparkfun
    This is a fantastic find for SFE. A small, high-quality, quad-band, standard SMA terminated, cellular antenna.
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    1 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd

General RF

Radio Frequency allows data to be transmitted wirelessly over a greater distance than other wireless methods. Integrating it into your project is easy, and we've got plenty of ready-to-go modules.
  1. PiicoDev Transceiver 915MHz
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    SKU: CE08757 Brand: PiicoDev Guides (2)

    Unlock wireless communication up to 100m with this long-range transceiver.

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    251 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  2. APC220 Radio Communication Module
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    SKU: TEL0005 Brand: DFRobot
    The APC220 radio module provides a simple and economic solution to wireless data communications. The employment of an embedded high speed microprocessor and high performance IC creates a transparent UART/TTL interface, and elminates any need for packetizing and data encoding.
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 10 to 16 day lead time
  3. SparkFun RFM69 Breakout (434MHz)
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    SKU: WRL-12823 Brand: Sparkfun
    This is the SparkFun RFM69 Breakout, a small piece of tech that breaks out all the pins available on the RFM69HCW module as well as making the transceiver easy to use. The RFM69HCW is an inexpensive and versatile radio module that operates in the unlicensed ISM (Industry, Science and Medicine) radio band. It’s perfect for building inexpensive short-range wireless networks of sensors and actuators for home automation, citizen science and more.
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 5 to 8 day lead time
  4. SMA to uFL/u.FL/IPX/IPEX RF Adapter Cable
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    96% of 100
    SKU: ADA851 Brand: Adafruit
    This RF adapter cable is super handy for anyone doing RF work. Often times, small electronics save space by having a pick-and-placeable u.FL connector (also called...
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    40 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  5. 2.4GHz Duck Antenna RP-SMA
    SKU: WRL-00145 Brand: Sparkfun
    2.4GHz Duck Antenna 2.2dBi with Reverse Polarized - SMA RF connector. Perfect for prototyping with our RF ICs. 50 ohm impedance. 4" long.
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    7 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd

GPS

GPS (Global Positioning System) is a powerful tool that you can leverage for your projects, and we've got all the gear you need to get started.

Our recommended GPS Sensor Tutorials:

  1. GPS Antenna - External Active Antenna - 3-5V 28dB 5 Meter SMA
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    SKU: ADA960 Brand: Adafruit
    Give your Ultimate GPS V3 a boost with this external active antenna. This GPS antenna draws about 10mA and will give you an additional 28 dB of gain. It's got a...
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 8 to 10 day lead time
  2. Adafruit Ultimate GPS Breakout - 66 channel w/10 Hz updates - Version 3
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    99% of 100
    SKU: ADA746 Brand: Adafruit Guides (2)
    New! Version 3 comes with the latest module which has external antenna support and Pulse-Per-Second output We carry a few different GPS modules here in the Adafruit...

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LoRa & LoRaWAN

LoRa, short for Long Range, is a wireless communication method that is built upon ideas of low energy, long distances, noise immunity, and much more. As makers, we prefer to think of it as a wide area network (up to 40km line of sight) that provides internet access for machines and devices. Neat!
  1. Makerverse LoRa-E5 Breakout
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    SKU: CE09196 Brand: Makerverse Guides (1)

    Long-range and low power data transmission for remote projects.

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    151 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  2. SX1262 LoRa Node Module for Raspberry Pi Pico, LoRaWAN
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    SKU: CE08628 Brand: Waveshare
    This is a SX1262 LoRa Node Module For Raspberry Pi Pico with LoRaWAN Support
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    7 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  3. Omni Outdoor Antenna High Gain Fiberglass Full Wave 915MHz 6dBi RP-SMA (LoRa AU915 & AS923)
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    SKU: CE05943
    High Gain Omni Antenna specifically design for LoRa Gateway applications and a zero compromise setup.
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    5 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  4. LoRa Fiberglass Antenna Type N - 5.8dBi (860-930MHz)
    SKU: WRL-15597 Brand: Sparkfun

    If you need maximum distance for your LoRa project you need this incredibly durable, outdoor antenna with 5.8dBi gain. This 860-930MHz antenna is 900mm long...

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    1 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd

NFC & RFID

RFID is all around us, from anti-theft measures to contactless payments at shops, it's making our lives easier and more convenient and you can add it to your project!
  1. PiicoDev RFID Module (NFC 13.56MHz)
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    SKU: CE08086 Brand: PiicoDev Guides (4)
    Read (and write) RFID/NFC tags with this compact module.
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    259 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  2. RFID/NFC Tag Adhesive (NTAG213 Chip, 13.56MHz)
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    SKU: CE08499 Brand: Core Electronics
    One circular adhesive NFC tag, perfect for low profile applications.
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    241 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  3. RFID/NFC Tag Blue Fob (NTAG213 Chip, 13.56MHz)
    SKU: CE08497 Brand: Core Electronics
    One keychain-friendly NFC tag, perfect for carrying around.
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    246 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  4. RFID/NFC Tag 25mm Coin (NTAG213 Chip, 13.56MHz)
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    SKU: CE08496 Brand: Core Electronics

    One coin-sized NFC tag, ideal for embedding in your project.

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    820 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  5. RFID/NFC Tag Credit Card-Sized (NTAG213 Chip, 13.56MHz)
    SKU: CE08498 Brand: Core Electronics
    Enhance your DIY projects with this credit card-sized RFID/NFC tag featuring an NTAG213 chip. Perfect for creating access control systems, tracking tools, and contactless vending machines. Compatible with almost any 13.56MHz RFID/NFC reader. Carry it in your wallet for convenience.
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    113 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  6. Arduino Compatible RFID Read and Write Module
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    SKU: CE07140
    This RFID module allows you to both read and write MiFare-Type RFID cards. Create your own contactless security lock. Include one credit-card style tag and one key-fob style tag.
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    1 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  1. RockBLOCK 9603 - Iridium SatComm Module
    SKU: WRL-14498 Brand: Sparkfun
    The RockBLOCK 9603 allows you to send and receive short messages from anywhere on Earth with a clear view of the sky. It works far beyond the reach of WiFi and GSM...
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 5 to 8 day lead time

Wifi

Wi-Fi is commonly used to wirelessly connect devices to the internet and create communication networks. It's easier than ever to give your project Wi-Fi functionality, and we've got everything you need.

Our recommended Wi-Fi Tutorials:

  1. Raspberry Pi Pico WH (Wireless WiFi, with Headers)
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    100% of 100
    SKU: CE08704 Brand: Raspberry Pi

    This is the Raspberry Pi Pico W with headers pre-soldered for quick prototyping and projects!

    $11.55 AUD, inc GST
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    548 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  2. Nordic Semiconductor nRF52840 USB Dongle
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    SKU: CE07760 Brand: Nordic
    The nRF52840 Dongle is a small, low-cost USB dongle that supports Bluetooth 5, Bluetooth mesh, Thread, ZigBee, 802.15.4, ANT and 2.4 GHz proprietary protocols. The...
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    11 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Delivered by Apr 23rd
  3. Wifi Bee ESP8266
    Wifi Bee-ESP8266 is a Serial-to-WIFI module using XBEE design in a compact size, compatible with XBEE slot, applicable to a variety of 3.3V single-chip system. It can be used for Arduino, wireless data transfer, remote control. On-board switch can be used to easily select the Startup module or Upgrade firmware.
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 10 to 16 day lead time

Zigbee & Xbee

Xbee modules use wireless communication as either Series 1 (802.15.4) or Series 2 (Zigbee) and they're great for low power, medium range applications. They use a mesh networking topology which allows you to create flexible and dynamic device networks. Xbee modules are perfect for weather stations, home/garden automation, and much more.

Our recommended Zigbee Tutorials:

  1. Xbee Shield For Arduino
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    SKU: DFR0015 Brand: DFRobot
    The XBee Expansion Board is a compliant solution designed to meet low-cost, low-power wireless sensor networks with special needs. The module is easy to use, low power consumption, and the provision of critical data between devices reliable transmission. As the innovative design, XBee-PRO can be in the range 2-3 times beyond the standard ZigBee modules. XBee-PRO modules work in the ISM 2.4 GHz frequency band. The MaxStream's XBee (1 mW) Zigbee module is pin-compatible.
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    0 from local stock, 1 supplier stock; your order will dispatch between Dec 1 to Dec 10. And yes, stock levels and lead times are accurate!

    Available with 10 to 16 day lead time

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