NFC Consumer Apps

NFC consumer app options are available on Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Blackberry. Wherever you are, you can launch applications, encode your own NFC Tags and Products and update phone settings – just a couple of the new opportunities from the growing family of NFC apps for consumer use. You can download them via your smartphone, see below:

People on Android can download:


This app gets behind the technical detail in the NFC tag; with a single scan developers get straight to information such as IC type, full memory layout, NFC data set and type.

NXP Tagwriter

From NXP, this is the most powerful tag encoder on the market today for web address coding, text, call actions and more. A quick switch from UI to Advanced Features in the preferences menu will give you even more encoding options.

Puzzle Alarm Clock

For those who like a challenge first thing, this app can be programmed with different alarm sound, random puzzles and a host of options to get you started.

For Windows Phone owners:

NFC Launchit

System settings such as Bluetooth and WiFi can be launched with a single tap, as can your range of apps. Categorised into systems apps or popular apps, this useful tool can also access over one hundred apps available from the Windows Store.

NFC Interactor

For developers or just real enthusiasts, this encoding app includes URLs, SMS, email and social networks. If you’re looking for advanced feature this will allow you to view NDEF data and multi-record messaging.

For Apple Iphone users:

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