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Advance USB Type-C Cable and Connector Test

usb cable design, usb cable test, usb c cable design, usb c cable test, design usbGreater insight into USB Type-C™ design and test

USB Type-C is a breakthrough technology offering higher-speed data, more power and connection flexibility. Successfully integrating the USB Type-C cable or connector into your device depends upon instruments, software and fixtures that are up to the challenge.

Keysight’s USB and USB Type-C design and test solutions are supported by experts that are active in the USB-IF. As you face USB Type-C test challenges, choose a solution for successful results from simulation to compliance.

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How to Address USB Type-C™ Transmitter and Receiver Test Challenges - Application Note 
Understanding the USB Type-C and USB 3.1 transmitter and receiver test challenges can help to ensure successful USB Type-C integration and test for devices.

Application Note 2017-12-01

How to Test USB Type-C Alt Mode and the Standards Running Across It - Application Note 
This application note discusses how Alt mode works with power delivery circuitry to transmit/receive unique data signals/more power, so Type-C can be used for many USB & non-USB, device connections/control.

Application Note 2016-04-29

How to Test USB Power Delivery (PD) Over Type-C - Application Note 
USB Type-C power delivery creates possibilities for USB connected devices with higher, bi-directional power and power for non-USB devices with ALT mode. Learn more about verification/compliance.

Application Note 2017-11-01

How to Ensure Interoperability and Compliance of USB Type-C™ Cables and Connectors- Application Note 
Integrating USB Type-C into products, while ensuring interoperability and compliance, is challenging. This measurement brief covers USB Type-C cable and connector design and test solutions.

Application Note 2016-02-29

How to Correlate USB Type-C Simulation and Measurement - Application Note 
Upgrading or integrating USB Type-C into a device is complex. To avoid costly hardware prototyping cycles and identify problems early, perform simulation of the design for compliance testing.

Application Note 2017-12-01