SGW101x is based on Nordic's nRF52840 Advanced Bluetooth 5, Thread and Zigbee multiprotocol SoC. The nRF52840 is fully multiprotocol capable with full protocol concurrency. It has protocol support for Bluetooth 5, Bluetooth mesh, Thread, Zigbee, 802.15.4, ANT and 2.4 GHz proprietary stacks.
SGW101x users can develop customized software for the target application. In order to develop the software, you will need to install the Nordic SDK and the Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Please follow the instructions below for the installations.
IDE (Integrated Development Environment):
Currently Nordic recommends Segger Embedded Studio as the IDE. It has everything you need from and IDE and is free to use without limitations. For installation instructions, please refer the links below:
Nordic nRF52 SDK (Software Development Kit):
The nRF5 SDK provides a rich developing environment for nRF5 Series devices by including a broad selection of drivers, libraries, examples for peripherals, SoftDevices, and proprietary radio protocols.
The SDK is delivered as a plain .zip-archive, which makes it easy to install as well as giving you the freedom to choose the IDE and compiler of your choice.
To download the nRF5 SDK, go to
For SDK documentation, please follow the link below: