NEOTION first implementer of NXP ZigBee 3.0 software

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

AUBAGNE, France — NEOTION, a technology leader specialised in delivering secure devices for the Digital TV industry, today announced the first implementation of the NXP ZigBee 3.0 software SDK for its new smart home solution.

Offering a complete and secure smart home solution under its “Neohome” brand, NEOTION has embedded the latest ZigBee 3.0 technology from NXP into its high-end home automation gateway. This latest version of ZigBee uses the most advanced version of the ZigBee Pro Mesh network, ZigBee Pro 2015, using the globally available 2.4 GHz unlicensed band and unique Green Power support for energy harvesting devices. Based on the ZigBee 3.0, NEOTION brings to its customers an advanced and ready-to-deploy home automation solution, with scalable security features to best fit their end-users’ expectations.

“Using the NXP ZigBee 3.0 software SDK in Neohome allows us to deploy the latest technologies and features from the ZigBee Alliance to deliver smarter products and seamless connections. Our close cooperation with NXP – as a leader in secure connectivity – in this first integration was really a rewarding experience for NEOTION and a real step ahead to enhance our home automation solution.” said Nicolas Stefanelli, Neohome Marketing Manager at NEOTION.

NXP Semiconductor today released the industry’s first software SDK for ZigBee 3.0. The NXP ZigBee 3.0 software is available for JN5169, JN5168 and JN5164 microcontrollers. With the ZigBee 3.0 SDK, home automation developers and operators can further explore new product development for Smart Home, Smart Appliances in domestic and commercial environments including lighting, HVAC and security devices.

“We’re excited to team up with NEOTION to offer a complete and secure smart home solution,” said Olivier Harquin, General Manager of smart home solutions at NXP. “Together, NXP and NEOTION will offer customers a solution that can help accelerate smart home innovations for the consumer market.”

Feel free to visit NEOTION booth at IBC, Hall 5 B53 for a live demo of Neohome.