HackRF One

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 3.0 to 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