Development Phase Overview#
This section contains recommended Z-Wave resources for more advanced development possibilities to help create custom Z-Wave products based on Z-Wave hardware.
Link for the latest Z-Wave specifications
Training covering the certification requirements for customers using Z-Wave in their products (16 min video). The beginning provides an overview while the remainder walks through the web tool that customers use during the steps of their certification.
Provides an implementation guide for integrating Z-Wave 700 series devices into product designs. It is intended for product design engineers who aim for a fast integration of Z-Wave 700 series devices. Gives guidance on programming and debug interfaces, crystal calibration, and matching network.
Provides an implementation guide for integrating Z-Wave 800 series devices into product designs. It is intended for product design engineers who aim for a fast integration of Z-Wave 800 series devices. Provides an overview of the Z-Wave 800 series device portfolio. Gives guidance on programming and debug interfaces, crystal calibration, and matching network.
Describes the mandatory adjustment of the system crystal that must be performed on a product based on the EFR32ZG14 and EFR32ZG23 devices. The procedure is required to ensure that the crystal tolerances of the product are within the specifications of the Z-Wave protocol.
700/800 Series HW
Describes how to use the RailTest software to perform RF bring-up tests and validate a design based on the Z-Wave 700 series (ZGM130S, EFR32ZG14) and 800 series devices (ZGM230S, EFR32ZG23).
Describes the manufacturing test flow for Z-Wave 700/800 SoC-based products. Lists the necessary tests and the describes the method for writing the manufacturing keys
700 Series SoC
Datasheet for EFR32ZG14 Z-Wave 700 Modem SoC
700 Series SiP
Datasheet for the ZGM130S Z-Wave 700 SiP Module
800 Series SoC
Datasheet for the EFR32ZG23 Z-Wave 800 Modem SoC family
800 Series SiP
Datasheet for the ZGM230S Z-Wave 800 SiP Module
800 Series SiP
User's guide for the ZGM230S Z-Wave 800 SiP Module Radio Board (BRD4205B), which is a plug-in board for the Wireless Pro Kit Mainboard (BRD4002A) and the Wireless Starter Kit Mainboard (BRD4001A).
800 Series Dev Kit
User's Guide for the ZGM230S Dev Kit, which is a low-cost, small form-factor development and evaluation platform for the ZGM230S Z-Wave SiP Module (System-in-Package Module).
Provides guidelines to Z-Wave application developers for porting applications based on the Z-Wave Application Framework (ZAF) from 500 series SDKs to 700 series SDKs.
Provides guidelines to Z-Wave application developers for porting applications based on the Z-Wave Application Framework (ZAF) from 700 series SDKs to 800 series SDKs.
User's guide for the RAILtest application (RAILtest), a simple tool for testing the radio and the functionality of the RAIL library.
Guideline for developing serial API-based host applications.