How To install rtl_433 On Kali

Learn how to install rtl_433 on Raspberry Pi Kali and start investigating signals around you!


  • Raspberry PI 3 B+
  • Power Supply

Usually first we update our system to the last version but when using wireless tools we are limited to compatible drivers versions. So pay attention to this and if you feel comfortable update your system.

Update Repos:

sudo apt update

Upgrade System:

sudo apt upgrade

Install Dependencies

sudo apt install libtool libusb-1.0-0-dev librtlsdr-dev rtl-sdr build-essential autoconf cmake pkg-config doxygen

Install rtl_433

Clone the repo from git:

git clone

Enter the working dir

cd rtl_433/
mkdir build
cd build

Let’s prepare the system

cmake ..
sudo make instal

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