Punch Through Design provides hardware and software design services. We specialize in iPhone, iPod and iPad accessory product development (through the MFi program) and have a proven track record of Apple-approved designs. Our portfolio includes wireless design (ANT+, Zigbee, Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy), battery-powered devices, iPhone app development, and embedded software.

We have designed over 10 products for iPhone, iPod, and iPad.

LightBlue Bean

  • Bean connects your physical things to the digital world.
  • Programmed wirelessly with Arduino code from iOS, Android, Mac, Windows
  • Interacting with hardware is now as close as your favorite smart phone or tablet.
  • Learn More


  • An always-on screen for your iPhone 5 built into your phone's back cover
  • Displays photos, weather, sports scores, news, announcements with an open API
  • Punch Through developed the hardware and Bluetooth firmware
  • Learn More

BACtrack Mobile Breathalyzer

  • BACtrack releases the world's first smartphone breathalyzer
  • Uses Bluetooth Smart (Bluetooth 4.0) to quickly and easily pair with your iPhone
  • Punch Through provided Bluetooth software and hardware support to BACtrack
  • Learn More

LightBlue LBM313

  • Bluetooth Smart (4.0, Low Energy) module designed by Punch Through
  • Uses a CC2540 System-on-Chip with 256kB of flash memory
  • Supports over-the-air firmware updates
  • Learn More

Basis Watch

  • A smart watch that tracks your heartbeat and physical activity to improve your health
  • Uses Bluetooth 2.1 to pair with your iPhone, Android, or Mac
  • Punch Through assisted in MFI approval of the hardware
  • Learn More


  • The first mobile app to support proper posture and healthy backs
  • Uses Bluetooth Smart (Bluetooth 4.0) to pair with your iPhone or Android
  • Punch Through assisted with cross-platform support and the future roadmap
  • Learn More


  • Bluetooth 4.0 (Low Energy) app for iOS BLE developers
  • Connects to any Bluetooth Smart product as a Central or Peripheral device
  • Used by thousands of developers to simulate hardware using an iOS device
  • Learn More

Vegas Lounge Dev Kit

  • A full featured development board for the LBM313 Bluetooth Low Energy Module
  • Provides buttons, LEDs, potentiometers, and jumper-configurable GPIO pins
  • Exposes all pins of the LBM313 for quick development
  • Learn More


  • Bluetooth measurement and data collection tool for machinists
  • Measures material hardness, temperature, and micrometer dimensions
  • Compatible with iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone
  • Learn More

PTD iAccessory Software Library

  • An easy-to-use software library to interface your iOS app to your iOS accessory
  • Used in several Apple-approved accessories on the market today
  • Available for license for a variety of microcontrollers
  • Learn More

Air Guitar Move

  • The world’s first motion-sensing guitar pick for iOS devices!
  • Play guitar by strumming along on your iPhone or iPod touch, anywhere, any time
  • Funded by Kickstarter backers and Red Bull Gaming
  • Learn More

Pedal Brain ANT+ Accessory

  • Connects to existing cycling accessories to log your bicycle workouts using your iPhone
  • Helps cycling team members track each other’s progress and coordinate workouts
  • Punch Through developed electronics and gained Apple hardware approval
  • Learn More