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E1985B Fast Switching Mobile Test Application

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Key Features & Specifications

  • Wireless formats supported: GSM, GPRS, EGPRS, IS-136 (800 MHz and 1900 MHz bands), AMPS, and W-CDMA
  • Switches between wireless formats in less than two seconds
  • Extremely fast transmitter and receiver measurements in all communications formats
  • Send programming commands to an idle format while testing an active format -- further test time reductions!


The Keysight E1985B GSM/GPRS_AMPS/136_ W-CDMA mobile test application (fast switching) for the 8960 Series 10 test set significantly reduces test times to meet your customer demands multi-format wireless appliances. These new multi-format appliances require test equipment that provides both technology flexibility and the ability to switch between those technologies very quickly to minimize setup and test times. With the E1985B you can minimize setup time when reconfiguring production lines by switching between test applications in less than two seconds.

The E1985B offers an extensive list of transmitter and receiver tests for several analog and digital mobile formats. The test applications support both full signaling (active mode), limited signaling (test mode) and CW modes. For details of the test capabilities in a specific format, refer to the application that supports that format: E1968A for GSM, GPRS and EGPRS; E1961A for AMPS and136; and E1963A for W-CDMA.

Get the proven benefits of the Keysight 8960 test set. Because these test solutions are based on the high-performance 8960 Series 10 test set, you gain the additional benefits of extremely fast measurement speed, ease of programming, accuracy, reliability, and worldwide service and support. The multi-format capabilities of the 8960 can reduce your costs by offering format-flexible manufacturing with a single test set. These features help you shorten test development time, increase throughput, and minimize support costs.