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Consumer Electronics

Consumer Electronics

Quality Inspections for Consumer Electronics

Tap into new markets through international commercial licenses. We help you by offering quality inspections and product tests for TVs, digital cameras, MP3 players, and most other consumer electronics. Using individual product testing or comparative testing, we evaluate a wide range of product characteristics, such as electromagnetic compatibility, electrical safety, or audio and video quality. We also determine whether your devices meet current environmental standards, such as banned chemicals regulations and energy conservation regulations.

Benefits at a Glance

With TÜV Rheinland's internationally recognized tests, you can:

  • Gain a competitive edge thanks to an independent quality seal
  • Offer your customers important guidance for purchase decisions
  • Show that you meet legal requirements through certification
  • Benefit from our fast testing times and long-standing experience
  • Avoid mistakes during the development process and minimize warranty claims

Our Test Criteria

We offer single product tests with the option of quality certification or comparative testing. We evaluate the following characteristics in your audio and video products:

  • Picture and sound quality
  • Ergonomics (compliance with ISO 15008, ISO 9241, ISO 13406-2, ISO 7779, EN 50332, ITU-R and other standards)
  • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Harmful substance tests
  • Safety
  • Environmental compliance with banned chemicals ordinance, energy conservation regulations, and other energy efficiency and recycling standards

Product Examples


Automotive products (compliance with Directive 2003/97/EC)

Blank DVDs and CDs

Camera monitor systems

Car infotainment systems

Charging station

Communication electronics


Digital cameras

DVD players and recorders

GPS Navigation Device



PC, notebook, tablet


Portable audio devices: MP3 players, CD players, etc.



Satellite receivers




Switching power supply



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