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Chip and Module Manufacturers

Approved for admission to global markets with the right certification for your chips and modules

Estimates project the number of devices connected over the Internet of Things (IoT) to triple to over 38 billion units in 2020. Manufacturers and product managers are challenged to keep up with established and changing regulatory requirements and industry standards in this rapidly evolving technical environment. Connectivity makes the Internet of Things possible. Chips and modules, the backbone of this connectivity, must be tested and certified to meet country-specific rules, alliance approvals and regulations as well as gain the network operator approvals needed to succeed in dynamic markets.

We provide comprehensive services to test and certify chips and modules used in wireless technologies. Our experts conduct interoperability and performance testing to demonstrate the compatibility and quality of your wireless components. We help you meet requirements specific to individual network operators to ensure your ability to work with local service providers anywhere in the world.

Our global network of experts is well-versed in recognized mandatory certifications such as FCC, RED, Anatel, JRF, SRRC and others as well as required SAR and supplemental OTA testing of signals and radiation. Accredited to provide services for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ZigBee testing and certification, we make sure your wireless products are compliant and competitive everywhere you sell.

Certified approvals for entry to any market

Our comprehensive services are designed to ensure your devices comply with recognized interoperability, security, privacy, safety and reliability standards. We conduct accredited services for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ZigBee certification and make sure you meet all regulatory and performance requirements. We provide expeditious, cost-efficient regulatory type approvals, protocol and the network operator approvals you need to successfully place your wireless products and radio equipment in the markets you target. We help you understand diverse market conditions and technical requirements. Our one-stop-shop is made up of a worldwide service network to speed product launch, ensure entry to new markets and provide you clear, reliable and informative support for each and every project. Our experts are at home anywhere in the world to provide you in-depth market knowledge, deep cultural understanding and local language advantages.

Chip and module testing and certification

We conduct testing and certification for chips and modules used in wireless products. Our experts provide interoperability, security, safety and performance assessment needed to attain type and network operator approvals. We are familiar with the rules and regulations governing country-specific type approval and certification processes to help you with quick and easy access to your target markets.

Our services for testing and certifying your chips and modules include:

  • Project management – Our extensive experience enables us to accurately estimate and plan the time and effort needed to complete country-specific processes.
  • Testing – We conduct comprehensive testing according to recognized interoperability and performance standards as well as relevant security and safety regulations in accredited laboratories.
  • Documentation – Our multi-lingual staff communicates with local type approval authorities and network operator representatives to ensure the appropriate preparation and handling of documents.
  • Certification – We support you through the entire certification process specific to your product and the local market.

We are accredited to provide testing services for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, Thread,LoRa, Sigfox, WiSUN, Qi wireless charging certifications. Our portfolio also includes comprehensive LTE 4G and 5G services.

Our global network of experts is on-hand to serve you at any time and anywhere from a single source.

Chip and module testing and certification | TÜV Rheinland

Your premium quality service provider

Our services are developed and designed to provide you the expertise you need when bringing your wireless products to new and diverse world markets. Our strong presence at numerous locations around the globe enables us to act locally on your behalf. We hold international accreditations recognized in every region of the world. Our experts are uniquely positioned to support you within any regulatory framework to ensure your successful certification and market entry.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Is there one globally recognized certification for wireless products?

There is currently no global certification body providing universal testing standards against which to test your wireless product. We will help you determine which certification program is relevant to your product and target market location.

What is type approval?

Type approval is a certificate that verifies a product meets a minimum set of regulatory and technical standards as well as the safety requirements of the country in which the product is to be sold.

Why do I need network operator approval?

Network operator approvals from local wireless communication services providers document the successful interoperability testing of your product specific to their individual network configurations and parameter settings. We can help you with alliance approvals such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ZigBee certifications to ensure you have what you need to work with diverse providers in competitive markets.

Why is certification important?

Whether testing regulatory compliance or Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ZigBee compatibility, certification encompassing type approval and network operator approval proves the interoperability, security, privacy, safety and performance levels of your wireless product. Certification is required according to diverse regional regulations and is mandatory for market entry.

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Our experts are happy to assist you with any further questions, specific needs and requests.

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