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Espressif Announces New SDK with Apple HomeKit Integration

Shanghai
Dec 14, 2017

Espressif Systems has launched a brand new Software Development Kit (SDK) with full integration of Apple HomeKit.

Espressif Systems (Shanghai, China) Pte., Ltd., has launched a brand new Software Development Kit (SDK) with full integration of Apple HomeKit. The Espressif SDK is based on Espressif’s flagship chip ESP32, which is one the most popular chips in the industry. 

The SDK ensures a fast, energy-efficient and friendly end-user experience, while also offering unrivaled security features, leveraging the strong security and encryption of HomeKit and Espressif Systems’ own encryption schemes.

Key features of the Espressif SDK include: 

    • User-APIs which can function independently of the communications transport.
    • Application examples which can be used as significant points of reference for further development.
    • Support for both predefined and customized accessories. 

Additionally, Espressif offers unlimited support to all customers, providing help with built-in firmware upgrades and any other technical assistance they might need. 

The Espressif SDK with HomeKit integration is exclusively provided to valid MFi licensees.