Eurofins E&E North America Becomes An Official Bluetooth® Qualification Test Facility (BQTF)
Santa Clara Testing Facility Now Certified by Bluetooth SIG in The United States
Eurofins Electrical & Electronics (E&E) North America, part of the Eurofins global network of laboratories, has been formally listed by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) as an official Bluetooth® Qualification Test Facility (BQTF). This recognition validates Eurofins E&E’s expertise in certifying wireless devices that utilize Bluetooth technology.
As a formally listed BQTF facility, Eurofins E&E now offers a more comprehensive testing and certification portfolio for the mobile industry. Eurofins E&E will provide Bluetooth manufacturers with support for successful qualification and listing of their products following the rules of the Bluetooth SIG Qualification Program.
The Eurofins E&E Bluetooth testing capabilities include:
- Core Spec Vol 2 Part A Radio Specification, in the Test Suite RF.TS which includes receiver and transmitter tests for Bluetooth Basic Rate (BR) and Enhanced Data Rate (EDR), EDR2 and EDR3.
- Core Spec Vol 6 Part A, Physical Layer Specification, in the Test Suite RF-PHY.TS which includes receiver and transmitter tests for:
- 20 dBm Higher Output Power RF-PHY
- LE 2Mb/s
- Coded PHY (125 kb/s or 500 kb/s)
- Stable Modulation Index
- Fixed 37 bytes packet payload length
- Packet length extensions (packet payload length ranges from 37 bytes to 255 bytes)
“We are very pleased for our Santa Clara facility to become a BQTF,” said ,” said Eleazar Zuniga, Director of Wireless Technologies for Eurofins E&E. “Bluetooth is one of the most important technologies in the wireless and connected devices industry. We are excited for the opportunity to provide a complete slate of testing services to our customers.”
Eurofins E&E North America, the very first NRTL, is a preferred provider of product safety and regulatory testing, inspection, and certification for electrical and electronic products.
Eurofins E&E is part of Eurofins Scientific, an International group of laboratories headquartered in Luxembourg, providing testing and support services to the pharmaceutical, food, environmental, agroscience, and consumer products industries, among others. The Eurofins group is one of the international leaders in the provision of testing services with a network of more than 800 laboratories across 47 countries. Through research and development, in-licensing and acquisitions, the group draws on the latest developments in every industry it serves, while helping corporations deliver safe and compliant products through responsible and sustainable sourcing practices. For more information about the Eurofins Group, visit https://eurofinsus.com.