NFC Interoperability Testing

Leading Provider of NFC Interoperability Testing for NFC-Enabled Devices

CISC offers interoperability testing for NFC-enabled devices including mobile phones, wearables, contactless payment terminals (POS terminals), generic readers, and smart cards. The NFC Interoperability Test Lab features multiple fully automated test setups. A wide range of readers, mobiles and smart cards are available to serve as communication counterparts for the interoperability tests. The default test procedures may be fully adapted based on customer requirements. Test results are typically provided in tabular and graphical representation and are accumulated into comprehensive reports. Optionally, debugging details can be provided for application, protocol, data, timing, or signal layers.

Most devices available in the NFC Interoperability Test Lab are available for sale to test customers. They are provided with all required software (32 bit, and many for 64 bit) for hassle-free use in the customer’s lab.

Key Benefits

  • Full automatic test execution
  • Built-in reporting
  • Advanced evaluation
  • On-site debugging
  • Complete test systems for sale
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Key Features

  • Fast and repeatable test results
  • Quick quality check of the device
  • Comprehensive results based on using Qualified Equipment
  • Perform NFC interoperability tests in your own lab

Turnkey NFC interoperability test systems

The NFC interoperability test setup is a turnkey solution for interoperability tests of NFC-enabled devices (mobiles, wearables, smart cards) with focus on contactless payment applications. The aim of the test setup is to verify interoperability between contactless mobile payment devices or smartcards and EMV Level 1 contactless approved proximity coupling devices (payment readers). For this purpose, the test setup automatically conducts contactless payment transactions at different positions and evaluates the results. The readers serve as qualified equipment and are part of the test setup. Various system configurations with different sets of readers are available. Each of the multiple test setups consists of a positioning robot, six payment readers, and a test PC with all required software to control the individual components and to automatically or manually conduct interoperability tests.

We currently support the following terminals:

Most devices available in the NFC Interoperability Test Lab are available for sale to test customers. They are provided with all required software (32 bit, and many for 64 bit) for hassle-free use in the customer’s lab (See * below).

  • ACS ACR122U *
  • ACS ACR1252U *
  • ams AS3911 EMVCo Reference
  • ams AS3911B EMVCo Reference
  • Atos XENTA
  • Atos YOMANI XR *
  • Atos YOXIMO *
  • Castles QP3000L
  • Castles QP3000SL *
  • Castles UPT1000F *
  • Coherent Plus HammerHead Desktop *
  • Coherent Plus Jellies *
  • CREATOR CRT-603-(V10)R
  • CREATOR CRT-603-CZ7-6002 *
  • DUALi DE-620 *
  • DUALi DE-631 *
  • DUALi Dragon *
  • Equinox L5300s
  • FEIG cVEND box+ *
  • FEIG cVEND PIN *
  • FEIG ID CPR46.10
  • HID OK5321 CL V2
  • HID OK5321 PAY V2
  • ID TECH Kiosk V
  • ID TECH VP KIOSK III *
  • ID TECH VP KIOSK IV *
  • ID TECH VP3300/VP4880 *
  • ID TECH VP3600 *
  • ID TECH VP5300 *
  • ID TECH VP6300 *
  • ID TECH Xpress CM100
  • Ingenico Desk/3500 *
  • Ingenico iCT220
  • Ingenico iCT250
  • Ingenico iPP350
  • Ingenico iPP480
  • Ingenico iSMP
  • Ingenico iUC150B *
  • Ingenico iUC280 *
  • Ingenico Lane/5000 *
  • Ingenico Link/2500 *
  • Ingenico SELF/2000
  • Margento nPos T5000
  • OTI Saturn 6000
  • OTI Saturn 6500
  • OTI Saturn 6700 *
  • OTI Trio Reader *
  • OTI TRIO IQ
  • OTI UNO-8 *
  • OTI UNO-Plus *
  • Payco Signpad
  • PayTec PRIMUS clever
  • Payter P66 *
  • Sisoul Dongle
  • Sisoul Dongle IV *
  • Sony RC-S330
  • Sony RC-S380 *
  • Sony RC-S620/S
  • Sony RC-S634/UA
  • STMicroelectronics 3916B EMVCo Ref
  • STMicroelectronics ST25R3916 EMVCo Reference *
  • UIC680
  • UIC Bezel8
  • Verifone H5000 *
  • Verifone M400
  • Verifone MX850
  • Verifone MX925 with external NFC
  • Verifone MX925 with internal NFC
  • Verifone P400
  • Verifone V200c *
  • Verifone VX820 *
  • Verifone VX825 *
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP4500
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP5000
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP DTc
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP KIOSK II
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP Vend
  • ViVOtech (ID TECH) VP Vend III

Our default test setup currently includes the following mobile phones:

  • Apple iPhone 8
  • Apple iPhone XR
  • Apple iPhone 11
  • Apple iPhone 13 mini
  • Apple iPhone 13 Pro
  • Apple iPhone SE (2022)
  • Apple iPhone 14
  • Apple iPhone 14 Plus
  • Google Pixel 4
  • Google Pixel 7a
  • Huawei P20
  • Huawei P30
  • Motorola Moto G8 Plus
  • Nokia 7 Plus
  • OPPO A5 (2020)
  • OPPO A9 (2020)
  • OPPO A74 5G
  • OPPO Find X5 Pro
  • OPPO Reno8 Pro
  • Samsung Galaxy A7
  • Samsung Galaxy A51
  • Samsung Galaxy A52
  • Samsung Galaxy A53
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S22
  • Samsung Galaxy S23
  • Vivo X70 Pro
  • Vivo X80 Pro
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G
  • Xiaomi 12
  • Xiaomi 12 Pro
  • Xiaomi 13 Pro

Additional mobiles phones that are available for integration on demand:

  • Alcatel ONETOUCH IDOL 3
  • Apple iPhone 7 Plus
  • Apple iPhone X
  • Asus Nexus 7
  • Google Nexus S
  • Google Pixel 3a
  • HTC Nexus 9
  • HTC One SV
  • HTC U11 Life
  • Huawei Ascend P2
  • Huawei Honor 9
  • Huawei P8 lite
  • Huawei P10
  • LG G4
  • LG Nexus 5
  • Motorola One
  • Motorola Moto X
  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • Sony Xperia Z5
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
  • Xiaomi Redmi 7

NFC Test Card Stack collection:

The NFC cards come from different vendors like NXP, ST, Sony, Legic, Infineon, and AdvanIDe and have different antenna configurations and form factors.
All samples are provided with ID-1 form factor according to ISO/IEC 7810 and are available for purchase. The NFC types mentioned include:

  • NFC-A (ISO/IEC 14443A),
  • NFC-B (ISO/IEC 14443B),
  • NFC-F (JIS X6319-4 FeliCa),
  • NFC-V (ISO/IEC 15693)

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