Advanced Cable Tester

This World's Best USB Cable Tester

Total Phase is a leading provider of embedded systems solutions for engineers all over the world. Our mission is to provide intelligent visibility into embedded systems by creating affordable, high-quality, and powerful  solutions for anyone working in the embedded systems environment. For years, Total Phase has developed solutions that have become tools of choice for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and research institutions alike.

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In this world, cables have traditionally carried data with small amounts of power. The advent of USB Type-C is a game changer. Data rates double to 10 Gbps, while power carrying capabilities soar to 100 Watts. And...

The Evolution of USB

OVERVIEW

"One Google engineer's quest to test USB-C cables sold on Amazon ended in a disaster when a particularly shoddy one fried his gadgets."

- Mariella Moon, Engadget.com 
 

Versatility

Safety

Performance

Cost Effective

Configurable for full-featured or USB 2.0 Type-C cables. Fully supports USB Type-C, Standard-A, and Micro-B, with mini DisplayPort and DisplayPort coming soon.

 

Easily test cable safety with comprehensive continuity, DCR/IR drop, and E-Marker accuracy tests.

 

Gain insight from signal integrity testing on USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB 3.1 Gen 2, all the way up to 12+ Gbps.

 

At high volumes testing cables cost just pennies. Simple pass/fail indicators save operator time on the production line. Comprehensive laboratory interface replaces equipment that costs thousands of dollars.

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Contact our team today to get even more information about the Advanced Cable Tester.

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Configurable for... 

USB Type-C  |  USB 3.1 Standard-A  |  USB 3.1 Micro-B | Standard A Lightning Cables

Thorough Testing Coverage

  • Signal integrity testing up to 12 Gbps
  • Measure DC resistance of each power pin and wire; calculate maximum safe current capabilities
  • 100% continuity testing
  • 100% electronics (E-Marker, Ra/Rp/Rd) testing
  • Passive cables
  • Full support for USB Type-C, Standard-A,  Standard A Lightning Cables, & Micro-B
  • Higher power increases potential damage from failure.
  • More wires create cable interoperability requirements.

TEST CAPABILITIES

Continuity Tests and DCR/IR Drop

Continuity testing on data lines ensures proper routing and no breaks.

 

ELECTRICAL TEST

DC Resistance

Continuity and DC resistance measurement on current-carrying VBUS and ground lines ensures  ability to carry stated voltage and current

DATA TEST

Signal Integrity Testing

Signal Integrity testing at speeds that correspond to:

 
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gb)
  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gb)
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  • Active circuitry and higher speeds increase the probability of a failure.
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (480 Mb)

High-performance cables call for a high-performance cable tester – one that you can afford!

Eye Diagram - comparison of results from Micro-Coax cable (left, passing) and Twisted Pair (right, failure).

Eye Diagram - comparison of results from Micro-Coax cable and Twisted Pair.

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