News | December 27, 2021

LitePoint And MediaTek Collaborate To Accelerate The Development Of Wi-Fi 6 And Wi-Fi 6E Products

The new Wi-Fi standard will provide breakthrough speed and performance for video streaming, gaming and virtual reality applications

San Jose, CA (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - LitePoint, a leading wireless test solution provider, today announced a collaboration with MediaTek, a leading chipset designer, to provide a solution for MediaTek’s Wi-Fi 6/6E Filogic chips. Stand-alone design verification test solution. This cooperation can help MediaTek's customers greatly simplify the test process of the new series of high-performance connected chipsets, and obtain test results at the fastest speed.

Wi-Fi 6/6E brings a leaps and bounds of the connection experience, which can provide gigabit-level low-latency Wi-Fi and reliable connections for streaming media, games, AR/VR and other applications.

Through this strategic cooperation, LitePoint and MediaTek have jointly created a customized version of LitePoint IQfact+ test automation software, which can help MediaTek customers test their Wi-Fi 6/6E designs with a complete and easy-to-use test process. The combination of IQfact+ software and LitePoint IQxel series test systems can provide MediaTek's customers with chipset-specific test development software, which can achieve rapid design verification in mass manufacturing with minimal engineering workload.

"LitePoint will continue to promote the innovation of Wi-Fi product testing solutions. We are very happy to work with MediaTek to help their customers bring Wi-Fi 6/6E devices to the market," said Anna Smith, LitePoint's vice president of global sales. "IQfact+ and IQxel provide MediaTek's customer base with a complete and easy-to-use test platform to achieve rapid design verification."

"As the market changes and more and more people work and study at home, many applications need to rely on stable network services, such as video conferencing and 4K streaming. MediaTek's Filogic series provide fast, reliable and always-on connection solutions , To bring customers a smooth and fast interactive connection experience with excellent video quality," said Alan Hsu, Vice President of MediaTek and General Manager of Smart Unicom Business Unit. "LitePoint's test platform will help our customers quickly and easily verify our Wi-Fi 6/6E solutions, thereby shortening the time to market for next-generation devices."

Technical details
LitePoint's IQxel fully integrated test RF PHY test platform includes Wi-Fi connection signal generation and analysis, which can meet the needs of product development and mass manufacturing. The IQxel product series support WLAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax/be and various connection standards (such as Bluetooth 5.x, Zigbee and Z-Wave), with a frequency range of 400 to 7300 MHz, and support in 6 GHz frequency band for verification.

For more information about the LitePoint IQxel product family, please visit: https://www.litepoint.com/products/iqxel-mw-7g

For more information about the Filogic series, please visit: https://www.mediatek.com/products/connectivity-and-networking/mediatek-filogic-wifi-6

About LitePoint
LitePoint is committed to providing wireless testing solutions and services to the world's most innovative wireless device manufacturers, helping them to ensure that their products can meet the increasingly stringent requirements of today's consumers. As a leading innovator in the field of wireless testing, LitePoint products can be used out of the box to test the most widely used wireless chipsets in the world. LitePoint works hand in hand with leading manufacturers of smartphones, tablets, PCs, wireless access points, and chipsets, and is at the forefront of emerging connected device (Internet of Things) testing. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, LitePoint has multiple offices around the world. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teradyne, a leading supplier of automated test equipment and industrial automation solutions. Teradyne currently has 5,700 employees worldwide, with revenue of $3.1 billion in 2020. For more information, please visit teradyne.com . Teradyne ® is a registered trademark of Teradyne, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

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Source: LitePoint