Image is for illustrative purposes only. Please refer to product description.

  • Manufacturer:
  • Newark Part No.: 15N7069
  • Manufacturer Part No AC164134

Product Overview

The AC164134 is a MRF24J40MA PICTail Plus 2.4GHz RF Card. The MRF24J40MA PICtail Plus 2.4GHz Radio Frequency Card is built with the NEW agency certified MRF24J40MA IEEE 802.15.4 RF transceiver module. The MRF24J40MA module operates in the non licensed 2.4GHz frequency band and is FCC, IC and ETSI compliant. The integrated module design frees the integrator from extensive RF and antenna design, and regulatory compliance testing, allowing quicker time to market. The MRF24J40MA module is compatible with ZigBee, MiWi and MiWi P2P software stacks. The module is attached to a PICTail Plus carrier board allowing the RF Board to be used with an explorer 16 development kit. the MRF24J40MA is a perfect solution for low cost, low power complete embedded wireless PAN applications.
  • 2.4GHz IEEE 802.15.4 transceiver module
  • Supports ZigBee, MiWi, and MiWi P2P protocols
  • Integrated crystal, internal voltage regulator, matching circuitry and PCB antenna
  • Radio regulation certification for United States (FCC), Canada (IC) and Europe (ETSI)
  • Compatible with microcontroller families (PIC16F, PIC18F, PIC24F/H, dsPIC33 and PIC32)
  • Hardware CSMA-CA mechanism, automatic ACK response and FCS check
  • Automatic packet retransmit capable
  • Hardware security engine (AES-128)


Embedded Design & Development; Wireless; Communications & Networking; Consumer Electronics; Building Automation
Back to top

Product Specifications, Documents & More

  • Data Rate Max: 250Kbps
  • Features: 2.4 GHz RF Transceiver Module, 2K SPI Bus Serial EEPROM, ZigBee/MiWi P2P Wireless Protocol
  • For Use With: Microchip PIC18 Explorer & Explorer 16 Development Boards
  • Frequency Max: 2.483GHz
  • Frequency Min: 2.4GHz
  • Modulation Type: -
  • Module Interface: 4 Wire, SPI
  • RF Modulation: -
  • SVHC: No SVHC (15-Jun-2015)
  • Sensitivity: -94dBm
  • Sensitivity dBm: -94dBm
  • Supply Current: 23mA
  • Supply Voltage Max: 3.6V
  • Supply Voltage Min: 2.4V


Availability:  0

    More stock available week commencing 5/2/16

Non-Cancelable / Non Returnable

Price for: Each 1

Minimum order quantity: 15

Order multiple quantity: 1

Price: $22.00 $22



Quantity List Price
1+ $22.00

Legislation and Environmental

Back to top

Similar Products

Find products functionally similar to this one. Select one of the following links, and you will be taken to a product group page that presents all products in this category that share the given attribute.

Back to top

Customer Reviews

Customer Q&A Exchange

(There is 1 question : 1 answer on this product)

Product Q&A

Ask your questions. Share your answers.

Browse Q&A
Search Questions
Need Product Support?
If you need immediate technical support use Live Support or Contact Us.
This space is yours...
Use this space to Ask your peers product questions or Answer those questions posted by them.
Please could you provide more information on AC164134 Product ?
2 years, 8 months ago
0out of 0found this question helpful.
Was this helpful?(0)(0)


AC164134 is an MRF24J40MA/MB PICTail Plus 2.4GHz RF Card. The MRF24J40MA PICtail plus 2.4GHz radio frequency card is built with the new agency-certified MRF24J40MA IEEE 802.15.4 RF transceiver module. The module is attached to a PICTail plus carrier board allowing the RF board to be used with an explorer 16 development kit. Targeted for ZigBee, MiWi and MiWi P2P wireless protocol application, the MRF24J40MA is a perfect solution for low-cost, low-power complete embedded wireless PAN application. The daughter board can plug into multiple Microchip Technology demonstration and development boards. This allows the developer to choose the microcontroller that best suits the customer’s development environment.

Feature & Benefits:
Complete IEEE 802.15.4 radio
Supports ZigBee and MiWi protocols
Integrated 20MHz and 32.768kHz oscillator drive
MRF24J40MA/MB module
PICtail and PICtail-plus connectors
25AA02E48 EUI node identity serial EEPROM
Hardware CSMA-CA mechanism
Hardware security engine (AES-128)

Applications: Wireless, Communications & Networking, RF Communications, Consumer Electronics, Building Automation
2 years, 8 months ago
0out of 0found this answer helpful.
Was this helpful?(0)(0)
1 of 1
  • 2015-06-11T15:20:16.315-05:00
  • bvseo_lps, prod_bvqa, vn_prr_5.6
  • cp-1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers
  • loc_en_US, sid_15N7069, prod, sort_default
1 of 1
Back to top


Like to see information about this product from other customers?

 Read discussions, blogs, documents from our community members.


Post a question to one of our experts or start a discussion and get responses from supplier experts and fellow engineers in our community.
Back to top

Associated Products

Customers Also Bought