This USB development kit gives users the flexibility to develop applications in a small and portable form factor. The USB board has an on-board debugger, which in combination with the SmartSnippets™ software environment, enables users to program and test their Bluetooth® Low Energy application. Additionally, the board also provides a mikroBUS™ header interface enabling users to expand the functionality of the kit with any of the hundreds of available click boards.


  • Highly integrated DA14695 Bluetooth Smart SoC
  • Access on GPIOs provided from the chip, when no MikroBUS™ is plugged in
  • The ability to be connected directly to PC USB without extra cables
  • Reset push button
  • General purpose LED and button
  • Using USB (5V), LDO (3.3V), or external battery as power source
  • JTAG and UART interface over USB via SEGGER
  • 32-Mbit QSPI flash on board
  • 2.4GHz printed antenna and slot for SMA connector
  • 32MHz main crystal and 32.768kHz low power crystal
  • Low cost
  • Compact design
  • 100mm x 26.5mm x 11mm



  • Fitness trackers
  • Sport watches
  • Toys
  • Consumer appliances
  • Home automation
  • Industrial automation
  • Voice-controlled remote controls
  • Access control
  • Game controllers and headsets


Type Title Date
Manual - Development Tools PDF 890 KB
Schematic PDF 123 KB
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Design & Development

Software & Tools

Software & Tools

Software title
Software type
Renesas Bluetooth® Low Energy Mobile Application Suite
Renesas’ comprehensive collection of Bluetooth® Low Energy mobile applications: SmartBond, SmartConfig, SmartConsole, SmartTags, and SUOTA
Software Package Renesas
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Software Downloads

Type Title Date
PCB Design Files ZIP 416 KB
PCB Design Files ZIP 3.31 MB
PCB Design Files ZIP 1.04 MB
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