Development kits, PCA numbers, and chips

Nordic Semiconductor's software tools either target the chip that is soldered onto the kit's development kit, or target the development kit itself.

The following table lists the PCA number and the chip bundled in each kit.

Table 1. Relation between development kits, PCA numbers, and chips
Development kit PCA number Chip
nRF52840 DK PCA10056 nRF52840
nRF52840 Dongle PCA10059 nRF52840
nRF52833 DK PCA10100 nRF52833
nRF52 DK PCA10040 nRF52832/nRF52810
nRF51 DK PCA10028 nRF51422
nRF51 Dongle PCA10032 nRF51422