HackRF One

HackRF One is the current hardware platform for the HackRF project. It is a Software Defined Radio peripheral capable of transmission or reception of radio signals from 1 MHz to 6 GHz. Designed to enable test and development of modern and next generation radio technologies, HackRF One is an open source hardware platform that can be used as a USB peripheral or programmed for stand-alone operation.


  • half-duplex transceiver
  • operating freq: 1 MHz to 6 GHz
  • supported sample rates: 2 Msps to 20 Msps (quadrature)
  • resolution: 8 bits
  • interface: High Speed USB (with USB Micro-B connector)
  • power supply: USB bus power
  • software-controlled antenna port power (max 50 mA at 3.3 V)
  • SMA female antenna connector (50 ohms)
  • SMA female clock input and output for synchronization
  • convenient buttons for programming
  • pin headers for expansion
  • portable
  • open source