Analog PICC & PCD Testing

The analog test benches (PICC and PCD) cover all tests on the analog level as defined in the CEN/TS 16794-2 test specification. They are named according ISO/IEC 10373-6 as this test specification is the underlying test specification for communication defined by ISO 14443 and referred to within CEN/TS 16794-2. The tests address

  • Contactless fare media as contactless cards and NFC enabled smart phones (PICC)
  • Contactless fare management terminals as contactless readers (PCD)

These tests run on the Device Test Center test plan management software. It can be used with CL Verify A or UT³ Platform.

You can use a robot of your choice as this test solution comes with an integrated interface to easily connect to further robots.


Figure: Setup for analog PICC and PCD tests according ISO 10373-6 and CEN/TS 16794-2 on CL Verify A


For highly accurate positioning, use of NFC Robot is recommended:
NFC Robot is a carefree package with everything you need for fully automated execution of the test cases. It speeds up testing, shortens setup time, and protects the operator.

Figure: NFC Robot, a fully equipped safety cell with Kawasaki industry robot


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