ZigBee Application Kit - Control and communicate using alow-cost, low-power, embedded wireless solution

Features and Benefits

The ZigBee Application Kit combines MaxStream’s XBee RF modem with the popular RCM3720 RabbitCore module along with an easy-to-use interface to help customers build a practical ZigBee wireless control network. ZigBee paired with the RCM3720 provides a low-cost, robust wireless infrastructure that allows users to monitor and control remote devices within a wireless meshed network.

Key Features

  • RabbitCore™ module running @ 22.1 MHz, and
  • 10Base-T Ethernet.512K Flash, 256K SRAM, 1MB
  • Serial Flash as on-board memory, and 33 GPIO lines
  • Three MaxStream® ZigBee wireless modules and cables for simple connections
  • Sample programs and libraries that allow for simple digital I/O feedback and control, Ethernet to ZigBee
    gateway functionality, mesh networking communication
  • RabbitWeb™ simplified html programming software with refresh mechanism
  • User-friendly web interface for ZigBee network setup, RF modem configuration, and firmware update functions.

Design Advantages:

  • Reference application that uses a low-cost, low-power ZigBee infrastructure to connect Rabbit-based devices
  • Supports topologies: point-to-point, point-to-multipoint and mesh
  • Easily scalable for commercial deployment applications
  • RabbitCore can function as a network coordinator, gateway, or control device


  • Low-cost wireless embedded control applications
  • Ideal for remote monitoring of equipment, devices, assets
  • Simple data logging applications
  • Mesh networking control
  • Wireless I/O Control
  • Controlling XBee™ equipped devices