Overcoming the Logistical Challenges of Testing Mobile and Cellular Handsets

February 1, 2007 7:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

Adaptive Test Case technology accommodates the rapid and inevitable changes and modifications that will arise in networks and handsets. By David Haggerty, TestQuest Inc. Creating a robust platform upon which to deliver mobile and cellular services and applications presents a myriad of implementation challenges across the entire value chain....

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Distributors Offer "One-Stop Shopping"

January 11, 2007 6:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

A few years ago design engineers depended on manufacturers for new product information. After all, it’s the manufacturers who develop new products as the electronics industry defines new standards in the wireless industry. Traditionally, the distributor’s role was commodity driven — a place to buy established products based on price, availability or both....

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RFID Testing Challenges

January 3, 2007 11:21 am | Product Releases | Comments


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Development Test Mode

November 20, 2006 5:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aeroflex releases its Development Test Mode for the WiMAX 802.16e protocol conformance test solution. The availability of this product gives first-line WiMAX equipment manufacturers, chipset developers and protocol stack developers an early opportunity to test both subscriber and base station functionality and interoperability throughout the development phase of their products....

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Option Offers More flexible Battery-life Testing

October 19, 2006 8:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aeroflex announces the TETRA Energy Economy Mode (EEM) option for the Aeroflex 3900 series analog and digital radio test sets. The new TETRA EEM option enables more flexible battery-life testing for developers, operators and users of TETRA handheld mobile radios who need to prove their design and quantify or qualify battery-life performance claims....

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LabVIEW 8.20 Targets Communications Test

September 7, 2006 7:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

National Instruments has released LabVIEW 8.20, the 20th anniversary edition of the LabVIEW graphical system design platform for test, control and embedded system design development. This new version extends the LabVIEW graphical programming platform with communications design, simulation and test tools specifically tailored to the needs of telecom design and test engineers....

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Spectrum Analyzer and Phase Noise Tester

August 14, 2006 6:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rohde & Schwarz has introduced the R&S FSUP, an instrument designed for measuring phase noise and characterizing RF signal sources. The instrument combines a spectrum analyzer and phase noise tester covering 8, 26.5 or 50 GHz. When measuring phase noise, the instrument compares the signal from the device under test with a reference signal source, using its internal reference or an external reference....

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Power Consumption Tester

August 11, 2006 10:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Azimuth Systems Inc. has announced a test solution that enables semiconductor manufacturers, cellular phone vendors, service providers, consumer electronics vendors and PC manufacturers to measure the power consumption of mobile devices. The Wi-Fi Power Consumption Benchmark Suite allows design engineers to measure the power consumption during various Wi-Fi usage modes, and to run profiles that can determine the impact of Wi-Fi connectivity...

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Wireless Communication Test System

August 11, 2006 10:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies, Inc. has introduced a mobile-phone functional test system designed for the wireless communication market. The GS-8210 system includes a mobile station tester, test software and RF shield box with build-in antenna coupler, and it is designed for the low-cost mobile phone testing market....

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WiMAX Test System

July 13, 2006 6:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

LitePoint Corporation announces the new IQmax Test System supporting WiMAX products based on the IEEE 802.16 standard. Based on an integrated Vector Signal Analyzer (VSA) and Vector Signal Generator (VSG) architecture, the single box IQmax Test System can test critical physical layer radio parameters for developers, volume manufacturing test and quality assurance (Q/A) stations....

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Emulator for Wireless Systems Testing

July 10, 2006 8:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

LitePoint Corporation introduces the TrueChannel Emulator that reproduces accurate multipath environments for testing up to 4 × 4 multiple input/multiple output (MIMO) or single input/single output (SISO) wireless solutions. The TrueChannel Emulator works with wireless integrated circuit and board-level products enabling developers to stress a device-under-test’s (DUT) algorithms and hardware designs....

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Digital Radio Test Set Software Release

July 10, 2006 8:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Aeroflex announces software version 1.5 for the 3900 series digital radio test set to expand the range of tests offered by this platform into new markets. Each discrete instrument within the 3900 series offers features, performance and capabilities that were previously found only in dedicated stand-alone instruments....

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RF and Microwave Test Accessories Catalog

June 5, 2006 12:38 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies’ 2006/07 RF and Microwave Test Accessories Catalog is now available. This catalog enables engineers to quickly research and specify Agilent's test accessories for new product development and manufacturing needs. The catalog features new product highlights and easy-to-read product selection and comparison tables to help users find the information to meet their design specifications....

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Reduce Test Time

June 5, 2006 11:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies Inc. announces the release of its Fast Device Tune Measurement, a fast calibration device that reduces manufacturing calibration test times. Fast calibration techniques, such as 8960 Fast Device Tune, can provide an order of magnitude reduction in test time; reducing calibration time for a typical GSM phone from approximately 60 seconds to just one to two seconds....

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PCB Connector Series

June 5, 2006 11:45 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products® (APP) introduces the High Current Connector and Contact series. An appropriate solution for applications that require high current connections to a PCB, the series may be configured in one or two row configurations, in both vertical and straight-mounted terminations. When utilized with the APP Powerpole 15/45 connector housings, the devices provide a reliable wire to PCB connection....

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