Smart Card Module
Test Cell

CPU, memory, RFID, UHF, Combi devices

Key features


  • Test + handling turnkey solution
  • Fast setup conversion time
  • Throughput up to 59,000 UPH
  • Full system modularity
  • Tape stretch function

Single-Manufacturer Turn Key Solution


The unique feature of SPEA Smart Card Test Cell is the capabililty to perform, as single equipment, the reel-to-reel handling and complete testing of the smart card modules, covering all the possible electrical defects and reject hole positioning defects.

Probe cards, software (with single interface and common datalog for testing and handling), and complete support are provided directly by SPEA.

Very High Throughput

  • High Multi-Site Test: up to 80 devices in parallel
  • High-Throughput Handling: up to 59.000 UPH (@200ms test time)
  • Quick System Reconfiguration & Reel Exchange: setup conversion in less than 5 minutes
  • Automatic Retest: Programmable retest of FAIL devices (failure selection)
  • Automatic Probe Card Retouch: Programmable probe card retouch of FAIL devices (failure selection)

Reel-to-reel Handling Capabilities

  • Tape positioning accuracy: up to 50 µm
  • Tape movement controller based on high-res cameras
  • Top/Bottom double test head for dual interface device (Combi device) test
  • Automatic realignment to cover plastic tape elongation
  • Fast tape punching (insulation and reject)

Functional Test

  • Test of the device functionality in real working mode
  • Device-independent initialization and programming

Parametric Test

Current and voltage measures are executed on defined pins, in stable conditions.

Intuitive & user-friendly Software


  • Smart Card Device Family Suite Test Editor for simple, fast, and guided test flow generation for all smart card device families
  • Handling and testing common datalog
  • Real Time Production Information
  • Graphical Statistics
  • Tape Flow Status in real time
  • Indexing, Tracking and Reject Camera View
  • Simple and powerful operator console for manual intervention for production

Extensive Range Of Smart Card Device Types


Contactless devices (LF, HF, UHF, Crypto devices)

Contact Devices (CPU, Memory)

Combi Devices (Contact + Contactless)

Design & Code by dsweb.lab