Test Adherence to Standards

Test Adherence to Standards

Last updated: September 23, 2009

Unless specially indicated, the capabilities shown in the tables apply to both the E1962B and the E6702A/B applications.

Support of TIA/EIA-98-E Standards (for IS-95/IS-2000)

TIA/EIA-98-E

Supported by E1962B or E6702A/B

1.3 Fundamental Channel Test Mode 1 (F/R RC1)

Yes. Supports SO2 and SO55 on Traffic Channel.

1.3 Fundamental Channel Test Mode 2 (F/R RC2)

Yes. Supports SO9 and SO55 on Traffic Channel.

1.3 Fundamental Channel Test Mode 3 (F/R RC3)

Yes. Supports SO2 and SO55 on F-FCH & R-FCH.

1.3 Supplemental Channel Test Mode 3 (Forward RC3)

Yes. Supports SO32 (TDSO) on F-SCH.

1.3 Supplemental Channel Test Mode 4 (F-RC4 & R-RC3)

Yes. Supports SO2 and SO55 on F-FCH & R-FCH.

1.3 Supplemental Channel Test Mode 4 (Forward RC4)

Yes. Supports SO32 (TDSO) on F-SCH.

1.3 Fundamental Channel Test Mode 5 (F-RC5 & R-RC4)

Yes. Supports SO9 and SO55 on F-FCH & R-FCH.

1.3 Supplemental Channel Test Mode 5 (Forward RC5)

No

3.1 Frequency Requirements

Yes. Supports Band Class 0, 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 ,10, 14 & 15.

3.2.1.1 Idle Handoff in Non-slotted Mode (Test 1)

No.

3.2.1.1 Idle Handoff in Non-slotted Mode (Test 2)

No.

3.2.1.2 Idle Handoff in Slotted Mode on Paging Channel

No.

3.2.1.3 Idle Handoff in Slotted Mode on Forward Common Control Channel

No.

3.2.1.4 Idle Handoff to another frequency

No.

3.2.2.1 Neighbor Set Pilot Detection & Incorrect Detection in Soft Handoff

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

Requires automation to achieve proper timing. See How Do I Make Soft/Softer Handoff Tests Regarding T_Add? .

3.2.2.2 Candidate Set Pilot Detection & Incorrect Detection in Soft Handoff

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

Requires automation to achieve proper timing. See How Do I Make Soft/Softer Handoff Tests Regarding T_Comp? .

3.2.2.3 Active Set Pilot Loss Detection in Soft Handoff

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

Requires automation to achieve proper timing. See How Do I Make Soft/Softer Handoff Tests Regarding T_Drop/T_TDrop? .

3.2.3.1 Access Probe Handoff

No.

3.2.3.2 Access Handoff

No.

3.3.1 Demodulation of Non-Slotted Paging Channel with AWGN

No.

3.3.2 Demodulation of slotted Paging Channel with AWGN

Yes. Only available with the E6702B lab application.

See Measuring Paging Channel Message Error Rate (MER) .

3.3.3 Demodulation of Broadcast Control Channel in AWGN

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.4 Demodulation of Broadcast Control Channel in Multipath Fading Channel.

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.5 Demodulation of forward Common Control Channel

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.6 Reception of Common Power Control Channel and Common Assignment Channel

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.6.2.1 Spreading Rate 1 Forward Common Power Control Channel and Common Assignment Channel with Rate = 1/4

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.6.2.2 Spreading Rate 1 Forward Common Power Control Channel and Common Assignment Channel with Rate = 1/2

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.3.6.2.3 Spreading Rate 1 Forward Common Power Control Channel and Common Assignment Channel with Rate = 1/2

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.4.1 Demodulation of Forward Fundamental Channel with AWGN

Yes.

For F-FCH test, use loopback service options SO2, SO9, or SO55. See Frame Error Rate (FER) Measurement Description .

For F-SCH test, use SO32 (TDSO - Test Data Service Option). See TDSO Frame Error Rate Measurement Description .

3.4.2 Demodulation of Forward Fundamental Channel with Fading

Yes. Only available with the E6702B lab application. Requires external fader and AWGN generator*** to perform the test.

3.4.3 Demodulation of Forward Fundamental Channel During Soft Handoff

Yes. Only available with the E6702B lab application.

Requires external fader and AWGN generator*** to perform the test.

3.4.4 Decision of Power Control Bit for Channels Belonging to Different Power Control Sets During Soft Handoff - Test 1 and Test 2

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

The test can be functionally performed. See How Do I Test Mobile Station (MS) Closed Loop Power Control (CLPC) Behavior in Soft/Softer Handoff? .

3.4.5 Decision of Power Control Bit for Channels Belonging to the Same Power Control Set

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

The test can be functionally performed. See How Do I Test Mobile Station (MS) Closed Loop Power Control (CLPC) Behavior in Soft/Softer Handoff? .

3.4.6 Demodulation of Power Control Subchannel During Soft Handoff

Yes. Only available with the E6702A/B lab application.

The test can be functionally performed. See General Procedures for Soft/Softer Handoff Tests to establish a soft handoff and see Channel Power Measurement Description to measure the output power.

3.4.7 Demodulation of Forward Traffic Channel in Multipath Fading Channel with Closed Loop Power Control (FPC_MODE=000)

Yes. Only available with the E6702B lab application.

Requires external fader and AWGN generator*** to perform the test. See How Do I Perform FPC Test (FPC Mode 000)? .

3.4.8 Demodulation of Forward Traffic Channel During Soft Handoff with Closed Loop Power Control (FPC_MODE=000)

No.

3.4.9 Demodulation of Forward Traffic Channel in Multipath Fading Channel with Closed Loop Power Control (FPC_MODE=000 or 100)

Partially. Supports for FPC_MODE=000 and only available with the E6702B lab application.

Requires external fader and AWGN generator*** to perform the test. See How Do I Perform FPC Test (FPC Mode 000)? .

3.4.10 Demodulation of Forward Traffic Channel in Multipath Fading Channel with Closed Loop Power Control (FPC_MODE=000) and Transmit Diversity (OTD or STS)

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.4.11 Demodulation of Power Control Subchannel During Reverse Pilot Channel Gating

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.4.12 Demodulation of Power Control Subchannel During Reverse Fundamental Channel Gating

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.4.13 Behavior of the Quality Indicator Bit of the Forward Dedicated Control Channel

No. Possible future enhancement.

3.5.1 Receiver Sensitivity and Dynamic Range

Yes. See Frame Error Rate (FER) Measurement Description .

3.5.2 Single Tone Desensitization Tests 1 and 2

Yes. Requires an external CW signal generator*.

3.5.3 Intermodulation Spurious Response Attenuation Tests 1 and 2

Yes. Requires two external CW signal generators*.

3.5.4 Adjacent Channel Selectivity

Yes. Requires an external CDMA signal generator*.

3.5.5 Receiver Blocking Characteristics (Band Class 6)

Yes. Requires an external CW signal generator*.

3.6.1 Conducted Spurious Emissions

No. Use external spectrum analyzer** to make the test.

3.6.2 Radiated Spurious Emissions

No. Use external spectrum analyzer** to make the test.

3.7.1 Supervision Paging Channel

Partially. The test set does not provide timing measurements.

3.7.2 Supervision Forward Channel - Test 1 and Test 2

No. The test set has no provision for sending corrupted frames as required in this test.

4.1 Transmit Frequency Accuracy

Yes, uses the rho or EVM measurement method.

See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.2.1 CDMA to CDMA Hard Handoff

Partially. The test set performs F1 to F2 Hard handoffs, but cannot make the required timing measurement.

4.2.2 Transmit Power after Hard Handoff

No.

4.2.3 Candidate Frequency Single Search

No.

4.3.1 Time Reference

Yes, uses the rho or EVM measurement method.

See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.3.1 Time Reference Slew Rate

Partially, requires an external fader & external timing measurement device.

See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.3.2 Reverse Pilot Channel to Code Channel Time Tolerance

Yes.

See Code Channel Time/Phase Error Measurement Description .

4.3.3 Reverse Pilot Channel to Code Channel Phase Tolerance

Yes.

See Code Channel Time/Phase Error Measurement Description .

4.3.4 Waveform Quality and Frequency Accuracy

Yes, uses the rho or EVM measurement method.

The test set also measures multi-coded waveform quality, a non-standard but more useful measurement.

See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.3.5 Code Domain Power

Yes.

See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.4.1 Range of Open Loop Output Power

Yes. Both Access Channel and Enhanced Access Channel are supported.

See Access Probe Power Measurement Description or Graphical Access Probe Power Measurement Description (only available in lab application).

4.4.2 Time Response of Open Loop Power Control

Yes.

See Time Response of Open Loop Power Control (TROLPC) Measurement Description .

4.4.3 Access Probe Output Power

Yes. Both Access Channel and Enhanced Access Channel are supported.

See Access Probe Power Measurement Description or Graphical Access Probe Power Measurement Description (only available in lab application).

4.4.4 Range of Closed Loop Power Control

Partially. The test set can verify the control range in dB.See Testing 4.4.4 Range of Closed Loop Power Control

The test set can not make timing measurements. Test 2 not supported. Use an external spectrum analyzer** to make the test.

4.4.5 Maximum RF Output Power

Yes.

Uses either Digital Average Power Measurement Description or Maximum/Minimum Power Measurement Description to make the test.

4.4.6 Minimum Controlled Output Power

Yes.

Uses either Channel Power Measurement Description or Maximum/Minimum Power Measurement Description to make the test.

4.4.7 Standby Output Power and Gated Output Power

Partially. Supports graphical gated power measurement but can not measure standby output power.

See Gated Power Measurement Description .

4.4.8 Power up Function Output Power

No.

4.4.9 Code Channel to Reverse Pilot Output Power Accuracy

Yes. See Waveform Quality/Code Domain Measurement Description .

4.4.10 Reverse Pilot Channel Phase Discontinuity

No. The test set provides call setup.

Use external spectrum analyzer** to make the measurement.

4.4.11 Reverse Traffic Channel Output Power During Changes in Data Rate

No.

4.5.1 Conducted Spurious Emissions

Yes.

See Tx Spurious Emissions Measurement Description .

4.5.2 Radiated Spurious Emissions

No. Requires external spectrum analyzer**.

4.5.3 Occupied Bandwidth (Band classes 3 & 6 only)

No. Requires external spectrum analyzer**.

* Such as the E4438C ESG Vector Signal Generator.

** Such as the E4445A PSA Spectrum Analyzer.

*** Such as the E5515C Fading Solution. See Digital Bus Information for reference information.

Support of TIA-1035 Standards (for IS-95/IS-2000)

TIA-1035

Supported by E1962B or E6702A/B

9.8 WLL Call Waiting Indicator Support

Yes. Supports Mobile Station Test.

Support of TIA/EIA-690 Standards (for AMPS)

TIA/EIA-690

Supported by E1962B/E6702A/B

AMPS RECEIVER TESTS

2.1.1 Frequency Coverage

Yes.

2.1.1 Type of Modulation

Yes.

2.2.2.1 Electrical Audio Frequency Response

Yes.

2.2.2.2 Audio Muting

Yes.

2.2.2.3 Expandor

Yes.

2.2.2.4 Hum and Noise

Yes.

2.2.2.5 Audio Distortion

Yes.

2.2.2.6 Receive Audio Frequency Response

Yes, but requires an external "artificial ear" acoustic coupler to measure mobile speaker sound pressure level.

The test set can set up the call and provide proper signal to the mobile station.

2.2.3 Demodulated Data and Control Signals

No.

2.2.3.1 Manchester Decoding

No.

2.2.3.2 Supervisory Audio Tone (SAT) Decoding

No.

2.3.1 RF Sensitivity

Yes.

2.3.2 Adjacent and Alternate Channel Desensitization

Yes. The test set can perform the necessary call processing and SINAD measurements, but requires a single external CW signal generator* to perform per the standard.

2.3.3 Intermodulation Spurious Response Attenuation

Yes. The test set can perform the necessary call processing and SINAD measurements, but requires two external CW signal generator* to perform per the standard.

2.3.4 Protection Against Spurious Response Interference

Yes. The test set can perform the necessary call processing and SINAD measurements, but requires a single external CW signal generator* to perform per the standard.

2.3.5 Bit Error Rate

No.

2.4 Conducted Spurious Emissions

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer**.

2.5 Radiated Spurious Emissions

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer**.

2.6 Received Signal Strength Indicator (RSSI)

Partially, requires access to the RSSI signal in the mobile station.

AMPS TRANSMITTER TESTS

3.1.1 Frequency Coverage

Yes. 500 MHz to 1000 MHz frequency coverage.

3.1.2 Frequency Stability

Yes. Standard timebase is accurate to 0.1 ppm per year.

3.1.3 Carrier Switching Time

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer** with zero span capability.

3.1.4 Channel Switching Time

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer** with zero span capability.

3.2.1 RF Power Output

Yes. Uses Internal Power Meter down to -10 dBm.

3.2.2 RF Power Transition Time

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer** with zero span capability.

3.2.3 Carrier-On State

No.

3.3.1 Modulation Type and Modulation Stability

Yes.

3.3.2.1 Compressor

Yes.

3.3.2.2 Transmit Electrical Audio Response

Yes.

3.3.2.3 Modulation Deviation Limiting

Partially. The test set can perform the steady state measurement, but cannot perform the instantaneous peak measurement.

3.3.2.4 Audio Voice Path Muting

Yes.

3.3.2.5 Transmit Audio Frequency Response

Yes, but requires an acoustic coupler.

3.3.2.6 Transmit Audio Sensitivity

Yes, but requires an acoustic coupler.

3.3.3 Wideband Data

Yes.

3.3.4 Supervisory Audio Tone (SAT)

Yes.

3.3.5 Signaling Tone (ST)

Partially, requires an automated control program to capture ST deviation.

3.3.6 FM Hum and Noise

Yes.

3.3.7 Residual Amplitude Modulation (AM)

No.

3.3.8 Modulation Distortion and Noise

Yes.

3.4.1 Spectrum Noise Suppression - Broadband

No.

3.4.2 Harmonic and Spurious Emissions (Conducted) - Discrete

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer**.

3.4.3 Harmonic and Spurious Emissions (Radiated) - Discrete

No, requires an external spectrum analyzer**.

10.1 Dual Tone Multifrequency (DTMF) Signaling

Yes.

* Such as the E4438C ESG Vector Signal Generator.

** Such as the E4445A PSA Spectrum Analyzer.