Nordic's nRF5340 wireless IoT SoC wins World Electronics Achievement Award


Innovative nRF5340 SoC offers two Arm Cortex-M33 processors and low power consumption for advanced wireless IoT applications

Nordic Semiconductor today announces that its nRF5340™ high-end multiprotocol System-on-Chip (SoC) has been named winner of the 'RF/Wireless/Microwave' category of the 2021 World Electronics Achievement Awards (WEAA). 

The WEAA program honors products, companies, and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to innovation and development in the global electronics industry. The nRF5340 SoC overcame 15 nominees and was selected by worldwide product users, online voters, senior analysts, and an electronics media judging panel. 

Focused product development

"The nRF5340 is the result of a focused product development approach from perhaps the most experienced low power wireless R&D team in the world," says Bjørn Åge "Bob" Brandal, Nordic Semiconductor, VP of Sales and Marketing, Asia Pacific. "I want to thank the global electronics design community and our customers for recognizing the team's efforts in designing a wireless SoC with sought-after software, performance, multiprotocol radio capabilities, and security capabilities."