A small class to interface with the NFC reader Module MFRC522
Python

README.md

MFRC522-python

A small class to interface with the NFC reader Module MFRC522 on the Raspberry Pi.

This is a Python port of the example code for the NFC module MF522-AN.

Requirements

This code requires you to have SPI-Py installed from the following repository: https://github.com/lthiery/SPI-Py

Examples

This repository includes a couple of examples showing how to read, write, and dump data from a chip. They are thoroughly commented, and should be easy to understand.

Pins

You can use this image for reference.

Name Pin # Pin name
SDA 24 GPIO8
SCK 23 GPIO11
MOSI 19 GPIO10
MISO 21 GPIO9
IRQ None None
GND Any Any Ground
RST 22 GPIO25
3.3V 1 3V3

Usage

Import the class by importing MFRC522 in the top of your script. For more info see the examples.