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Wireless Test Systems

A-GPS OTA
Test System
Features:
n Performs Over the Air A-GPS Measurements per
Version 3.0 of CTIA Test Plan for Mobile Station
Over the Air Performance
n Supports A-GPS Testing of GSM, UMTS, and
CDMA Devices
n Reduces TIS Measurement Time Using RSS-Based
Measurement Methods
n Supports Instrumentation from Major
Equipment Suppliers
n Upgrade Pathways Available for Existing
AMS-8000 Series Customers
n A Complete Integrated Solution with Optional ETS-Lindgrens AMS-8000 Series OTA Test System
Audit Assistance for Achieving Certification Status

ETS-Lindgrens AMS-8000 system receive signal strength indication, program audits. Optional assistance
supports fully automated A-GPS including GSM and UMTS, to can include help with preparation
receiver performance testing per reduce TIS test times. of operating procedure and
Version 3.0 of the CTIAs Test measurement uncertainty documents,
Plan for Mobile Station Over the The provided EMQuestTM EMQ-100 and performance of a trial audit.
Air Performance. Instrumentation Antenna Measurement Software
options are available to support also performs the Intermediate
A-GPS testing of GSM/UMTS Channel Degradation test required About Us
and/or CDMA devices. to determine the effect of the ETS-Lindgren has been manu-
cellular radio transmissions on the facturing antennas and antenna
A new receive signal strength GPS receiver sensitivity. Measured measurement systems since the
(RSS) based test method uses the performance parameters for A-GPS 1960s. In 2000, ETS-Lindgren
A-GPS carrier-to-noise ratio (C/N0) include TIS, Upper Hemisphere began developing systems for
reported from the mobile device Isotropic Sensitivity (UHIS) and wireless over the air performance
to determine its receive radiation Partial Isotropic GPS Sensitivity testing. In 2002, ETS-Lindgren
pattern. An RSS linearization step (PIGS). became the first CTIA Authorized
is then performed to calibrate the Test Lab (CATL) for Mobile Station
reported signal strength and correct AMS-8000 systems include an Over the Air Performance Testing.
the pattern shape. Finally, an anechoic chamber, device under Since then, ETS-Lindgren has
effective isotropic sensitivity search test (DUT) positioning equipment, supplied the OTA systems for over
is performed at a single point on measurement and communication 80% of all CATLs. The company
the pattern and normalized with the antenna, instrumentation, and has also developed the RPT systems
remaining pattern data to produce EMQuest automated measurement used by the majority of WiMAX
a full TIS pattern. This same test software. Customers may also Forum certification laboratories.
methodology can be used on other obtain optional audit assistance for
wireless protocols that support their ISO 17025 and certification

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Wireless Test Systems
A-GPS OTA
Test System
Baseline Package for n ETS-Lindgren Model 3126-1575 Optional Equipment
A-GPS OTA Test System Precision Sleeve Dipole, n Rack for Test System
n ETS-Lindgren RF-shielded 1425 MHz - 1725 MHz
Anechoic Chamber, Including RF n Heavy Duty MAPS
Shielding, Absorber and Installation
n ETS-Lindgren Model 3127-1575
Precision Center-Fed Loop, 1575 MHz n Laptop Mount for Medium Duty
n ETS-Lindgren Multi-Axis MAPS
Positioning System (MAPSTM) with
n 5-Beam Laser with Tripod
n Switch Module
Both Light and Medium Duty Masts n Dell Computer with U.S. Version
of Microsoft WindowsTM Operating n Shielded Control Room
n Head and Hand Mounting Kit
for Medium Duty Mast System with Display n Agilent GS-9000 Instrumentation
n ETS-Lindgren EMQuestTM for A-GPS:
n Hand Only Mounting Kit for MAPS
EMQ-100 Antenna Measurement -- 8960 Cellular Communication
n SAM Head Phantom Software, Includes Three Optional Test Set
n Four (4) Hand Phantoms as per Equipment Drivers and Protocol -- E4438C Vector Signal Generator
CTIA Version 3.0 plus Carrying Case Drivers for A-GPS n Rohde & Schwarz Instrumentation
n CTIA Ripple Calibration Antenna
n Software Support for 1 Year for A-GPS:
RF Cable and Mount Kit -- CMU 200
n Limiting Amplifier
-- SMU
n RF Cables For Test System Integration n Shield Test per MIL-STD 285/
IEEE 299 at 1 GHz
n Spirent 8100 Test System for A-GPS:
n ETS-Lindgren Model 2090 -- ULTS (UMTS Devices)
Positioning Controller Quiet Zone Ripple Test and Range
n
-- PLTS (CDMA Devices)
n ETS-Lindgren Model 3164-08 Calibration at 1575.42 MHz, With
Quad Ridge Horn Antenna, 700 MHz Postioner System in Place as per
to 10 GHz Frequency Range CTIA OTA Test Plan
n Integration of Test System
n ETS-Lindgren Model 3102L Conical

Log Spiral Communications Antenna Components and EMQuest Software


Mounted on Ceiling Above MAPS Training for Lab Personnel

Typical A-GPS OTA Test System Shown with Optional Equipment

Phone + 1.512.531.6400 l info@ets-lindgren.com l www.ets-lindgren.com


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Information presented is subject to change as product enhancements are made. Contact ETS-Lindgren Sales Department for current specifications. 4/09 - PDF R 2009 ETS-Lindgren REV A