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North America PTCRB certification profile
(PCS Type Certification Review Board) refers to the personal
communication service model certification evaluation committee,
established by the North American mobile operator in 1997. The current operators are not limited to North America, but include global mobile operators. The aim is to provide model certification for end products and
templates, including Cellular GERAN (GSM), UTRAN (UMTS) and E-UTRAN
ensure that your mobile phone or communication device is capable of
working on the PTCRB operator's mobile network, your device must be
certified by PTCRB. This is also to ensure that your product matches the mobile standard of the operator's network. Therefore, for PTCRB-certified equipment products, PTCRB operators
will prevent the product from running and working on its network.
North America PTCRB certification requirements
Operator access certification In the United States, operators access certification, also known as PTCRB certification test. PTCRB was established in 1997 in North America, responsible for a PCS
model certification audit committee, also set up a verification group,
is mainly responsible for PCR mobile terminal model certification and
IMEI distribution. PTCRB
certification is a third-party certification body to implement the
mandatory mandatory model certification, all put North American market
PCS terminal equipment to be PTCRB certification, and according to the
report application IMEI. Here
is the quasi-mandatory, mandatory government regulatory authorities
should be issued by the request, but the PTCRB is not government, is the
forum form, but very authoritative, the reason is to enter the North
American dealers must follow this request Test manufacturers to provide products, so called quasi-mandatory.
Similar to GCF, PTCRB is also composed of operators and some large
mobile phone manufacturers, including some accredited laboratories.
PTCRB certification test classification
1, RF part of the test; 2, Protocol part of the test; 3, SIM part of the test; 4, Audio part of the test;
Test Requirements for OTA Part in PTCRB Certification
GSM 850, GSM 1900, FDD BAND II, FDD BAND IV and FDD BAND V are tested according to the OTA test standard issued by CTIA.
Test the standard number
Consistent 3GPP TS 51.010-1 (usually updated every 3 months) Test case According to the customer to fill in the PICS (Protocol Implementation
Conformance Statement) on the 3GPP TS 51.010-2 produce the
corresponding test case Classification of test cases
RF corresponds to the chapters -12,13,14,16,18,21,22 SIM corresponds to chapter -27 Audio corresponds to the chapter -30 Protocol chapters - except for the above, the other is
Field test is an indispensable part of PTCRB certification.For each
work band, five operators of the real network interaction, and RF,
Protocol, SIM and other tests simultaneously.
PTCRB hanging network
Apply as a member / member of PTCRB Membership type Operator Manufacturer Laboratories Observer Fill in the relevant information on the PTCRB website, submit a member application.
PTCRB certification review
After the review, you can become a member of PTCRB, no need to pay membership fee. Members are looking for labs for product testing. Members on the PTCRB website to submit relevant information and test reports, see PTCRB certification online operation process. PTCRB audit information and test reports, and issued a payment notice, the product is pending certification status.
PTCRB certification test cycle
The test cycle depends on the function supported by the phone. Such
as mobile phone support band, whether the phone supports GPRS Class10,
whether to support EDGE, whether to support half-rate, etc., according
to different circumstances, the test the length of time is also very
different, and the test cycle also received the test process mobile
phone rectification and debugging influences. Generally speaking, a PTCRB test of the whole type if the test is successful, the test cycle generally takes about 4 weeks time.
Need to prepare the material
Document Operation Manual Schematic diagram circuit diagram Test prototype 2 do RF test, there must be RF interface, there must be a fake battery 2 sets of Audio, spurious, requiring normal work, fake batteries and real batteries 2 sets of protocol testing, RF cable, real battery, charger 1 do SIM, may damage the SIM socket near the shell
Shenzhen PTCRB certification agency
Testing (STS) as a professional authority of the third party testing
agencies and PTCRB certification agency, not only has an independent
laboratory and a group of experienced PTCRB certified engineers, but
also for our customers to provide a full range of PTCRB certification
The company signed a mutual agreement with a number of countries, and
issued by the report (or certificate), in line with North American
testing standards, to eliminate your product export trade barriers. If
you have relevant PTCRB certification test requirements, please call us
at 400-1800-162, we sincerely welcome you to visit our company.