SEGGER Embedded StudioIntegrated Development Environment / IDE

A powerful and easy to use toolbox for developers - FREE for Nordic customers

Valuable development tools
SEGGER Embedded Studio is an easy-to-use integrated development environment with project management tools, editor and debugger supporting Arm Cortex devices.
Full debug support including Real Time Terminal (RTT) output is also available.

Free license for development with nRF System-on-Chip from Nordic Semiconductor can be activated from inside SEGGER Embedded Studio.
For use with nRF Connect SDK, get the SEGGER Embedded Studio Nordic Edition - downloadable from the getting started assistant app for nRF Connect for Desktop.


SEGGER Embedded Studio must be downloaded directly from SEGGER.

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Key Features
Windows 32/64

Getting started guide

This tool has no documentation of his own. But you will find good info on how to get started in the nRF5 Getting Started Guide, which covers several Nordic tools. Check it out!

Video tutorials

In this tutorial series, we will walk you through the basics of using SEGGER Embedded Studio with the nRF5 SDK. The videos will cover how to open your first project, adding your free license, how the build configurations work, debugging etc. 

SEGGER Embedded studio – Getting started