CETECOM offers conformance testing of a device incorporating 4G / 3G / 2G technology to ensure it conforms to the required technical standards for its target markets. The CETECOM facilities in Europe, Asia and North America are equipped with state-of-the-art test systems and accreditations to get your device tested and certifi ed according to industry and network operators‘ specifi cations: PTCRB, GCF, Verizon Wireless, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Softbank, Vodafone and others.


  • RF & Protocol Testing for GSM, GPRS, EDGE, AMR, W-CDMA, HSPA+, A-GPS & LTE
  • R&TTE Conducted
  • TTY Testing
  • SIM/USIM/USAT Testing
  • Application Testing
  • Acoustic Testing
  • Over-the-Air (OTA) Antenna Performance Testing
  • Radiated Spurious Emissions Testing
  • Specifi c Absorption Rate (SAR)
  • Testing according to FCC & IC standards
  • Testing according to ARIB standards
  • Testing according to ETSI standards
  • Testing according to Japanese Radio/Business Law
  • Near Field Communication Testing (NFC)
  • Wi-Fi® Testing
  • MirrorLinkTM Testing


  • Network Operator specifi c Field Trials
  • IOP Testing
  • Network Operator Acceptance Testing
  • Technical Consulting
  • GCF Field Trials
  • Field Testing for Quality Assurance
  • Reference Design Testing
  • Usability Testing
  • Performance Testing
  • Application Testing


Global Certifi cation Forum (GCF) is a globally recognized independent certifi cation scheme for mobile handsets, smartphones, tablets and other wireless devices that are based on 3GPP and 3GPP2 standards. CETECOM offers extensive testing following GCF specifi cations to ensure global interoperability (test lab cases, fi eld trials).


PTCRB approval ensures compliance with the technical specifi cations as defi ned in the NAPRD (North American Program Reference Document) regulatory and network operator requirements. CETECOM‘s global laboratories are accredited by PTCRB, offering the full line of PTCRB certifi cation test services. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Over-the-Air Performance (TRP & TIS Measurements)
  • SAR testing for integration devices utilized within 20 cm of the human body
  • FCC testing and approval