Agilent Creates New Automotive Electronics Test System

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) introduced an addition to its TS-5000 family of automotive electronics functional test systems: a system built to test all infotainment and telematic modules in cars. The Agilent TS-5030 supports recent trends of information and entertainment electronics integration into today’s automobiles, extending the TS-5000 family’s test capabilities beyond safety electronics and body control modules to infotainment electronics.

Agilent TS-5030 automotive electronics functional test systemIt is designed to test:

  • Simple AM/FM components
  • State-of-the-art Digital Audio Broadcasting systems
  • In-car Bluetooth(r)-compatible applications, such as the synchronization of a handheld mobile phone to the infotainment module, allowing drivers to make and answer calls
  • The popular in-car GPS (Global Positioning System), which helps drivers locate their destinations from their vehicles
  • In-car mobile device functional testing, such as GSM and CDMA

Equipped with audio load test capability with expandable and customizable channels, the Agilent TS-5030 gives manufacturers the flexibility to specify the audio load they desire.

U.S. Pricing and Availability
The Agilent TS-5030 automotive functional test system is now available. Prices start at $150,000.

About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) is the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis. The company’s 19,000 employees serve customers in more than 110 countries. Agilent had net revenue of $5.0 billion in fiscal year 2006.