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Advanced Cable Tester v2


Part Number: TP800210

Availability: In-Stock

The Total Phase Advanced Cable Tester v2 is the quickest and most convenient way to comprehensively test USB, HDMI, and DisplayPort cables. Combining blazing fast performance with a low cost per test and a rugged design, the Advanced Cable Tester v2 enables rapid spot-checking of cables with easy-to-understand reports for 100% test coverage in lab and production environments at a fraction of the price, time, and labor versus other solutions.

Whether your application is full quality control in a factory or statistical process control in a laboratory, the Advanced Cable Tester v2 will provide high precision and accuracy with thorough test coverage, without expensive scopes, custom fixtures, or highly trained personnel, saving hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Key Features

Test Coverage
Continuity/Shorts/Opens testing with dynamic visualization of test results DCR measurement for all wires except high-speed data lines DCR measurement for all power and ground pins for USB Type-C (SBU and CC lines are also tested for DCR if present) USB Type-C E-Marker verification for USB Type-C full-featured cables Signal integrity testing of data lines at up to 12.8 Gbps per channel accompanied by eye diagrams with mask
Solution Features
Compatible with most USB, HDMI, and DisplayPort cables Fast testing optimized for production requirements Real-time results Pass/fail indication displayed on LCD color screen for stand-alone operation — no PC required Detailed measurements and eye diagrams available via web interface Ideal for laboratory and manufacturing applications Local storage of up to 1,000,000 test results Personalizable, printable test reports Exportable test data Connect via USB or Ethernet

Tech Specs

Cable Testing Support
  • USB Type-C 1.3, USB 3.2 and earlier specifications
  • HDMI (up to 12.8 Gbps per channel)
  • DisplayPort 1.4 and earlier specifications
Cable Termini Available
  • USB Standard-A
  • USB Standard-B
  • USB Micro-B
  • USB Type-C
  • HDMI
  • DisplayPort
  • Inquire for Apple Lightning
DCR Accuracy
  • VBus, Gnd: +/- 1mΩ or 10% of reported value, whichever is greater
  • I2C/SPI Signal: 3.3V, 10 mA
Resistor Accuracy Ra/Rd
  • 5%
Resistor Accuracy Rp
  • +/- 2% of reported value                                                                                                                                                                                         
Signal Integrity
  • X axis = unit interval, Y axis = percentage of maximum
  • Test speeds with discrete values to 12.8 Gbps
E-Marker Compatibility
  • USB PD 2.0, USB PD 3.0
  • Bus Powered                                                                      
Front Panel
  • LCD screen: 3.5" diagonal measure, 320 pixel x 240 pixel resolution
  • DUT module, External Speaker (1W)
Rear Panel
  • Power Supply: 100-240V 50/60Hz AC - adapter included
  • Power Switch, Analysis PC USB Port, Analysis Ethernet Port DC Power: 12V, 35W
Input Power Requirements
  • Input Power: 110V/220V
  • Current Draw (max): 3A/1.5A
Operating Temperature
  • 10ºC – 35ºC (50ºF – 95ºF)
  • Advanced Cable Tester v2
  • AC Power Supply and Line Cord
  • 6 ft USB Standard-A to Micro-B Cable
  • One Year Warranty
Choice of Connector Module Bundle (Each module is rated for 5,000 tests):
ACT v2 Connector Module Bundle: USB Type-C
  • 1 USB Type-C to USB Type-C
  • 1 USB Type-C to USB Standard-A
  • 1 USB Type-C to USB Micro-B
  • 1 USB Type-C to USB Standard-B
ACT v2 Connector Module Bundle: Video
  • 2 HDMI Type-A to HDMI Type-A
  • 2 DisplayPort to DisplayPort
Minimum Hardware Requirements
  • Intel or AMD processor operating at 2 GHz or faster
  • 1 GB physical RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
  • 2 GB or more available hard disk space
  • Full-speed USB port
  • VGA capable of 1024-x768 or higher screen resolution
  • Internet access is helpful
PC Requirements & Supported Operating Systems
  • Windows: 7, 8, 8.1, 10
  • Linux: Red Hat, SuSE, Ubuntu, Fedora
  • Mac OS X: 10.7 - 10.14
  • Web Browser with HTML5 compatibility (Firefox, Chrome (preferred), Edge, etc.)
  • Android
Dimensions and Weight
Advanced Cable Tester v2
  • 12 x 10.8 x 4 inches (30.5 x 27.3 x 10.2 cm). Includes 0.25" (0.7 cm) for rubber feet
  • With 1 Conn Module + Power Supply: 8.4 lbs (3.8 kg)
Power Supply
  • 4.5 x 2 x 1.25 inches (11.4 x 5.1 x 3.2 cm) (excluding line cord)
  • 0.5 lbs (0.23 kg) (including line cord)
  • CE
  • RoHS
  • One Year Warranty
  • Manufacturing
    • ISO 9001
    • ISO 13485
    • AS9100C
    • ITAR
Case Study - Advanced Cable Tester v2 - Crestron Electronics
Learn how Crestron incorporated the Beagle USB 5000 v2 analyzer into their quality control processes.
Testing USB and Video Cables with the Advanced Cable Tester v2
Comprehensively test pin continuity, DC resistance, E-Marker, and signal integrity.
Testing HDMI Cables Using the Advanced Cable Tester v2
Learn how to easily determine a passing or failing HDMI cable using the Advanced Cable Tester v2.

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