Products & Capabilities

PCTEL’s products include external and embedded antennas, RF ancillary products, and RF test and measurement tools. We offer best-in-class antenna system design, radio integration, testing, modeling, and manufacturing capabilities for our antenna customers.

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Support

PCTEL is committed to providing exceptional customer service and support for our antenna products and test and RF test and measurement tools.

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Company

PCTEL provides Performance Critical TELecom technology solutions. Our brand stands for excellence and innovation in antennas and test and measurement solutions that meet the unique needs of our customers.

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Investor Relations

PCTEL is noted for its financial stability, global distribution, and experienced management team. PCTEL’s strong foundation gives its product teams the support they need to develop innovative wireless solutions.

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Antenna System Engineering Capabilities

From train top antenna farms to multi-element embedded antennas, we ensure complete wireless system performance for PCTEL’s antenna customers.

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Antenna System Design

  • Antenna system design for multiple co-located radio configurations
  • Evaluation of installation and environmental challenges
  • Development of detailed platform model for electro-magnetic (EM) simulation
  • Layout design to maximize antenna performance while mitigating interference
  • System level design verification and analysis
  • On-platform test and measurement validation

Antenna Design

  • Antenna element design
  • Radome design
  • Subassembly production and test
  • Enclosure design
  • Noise and interference mitigation
  • Creative approach to materials
  • Radio, system, and mechanical Design Verification Testing (DVT)

In-House Testing and Modeling

  • High fidelity 3D electromagnetic modeling
  • RF modeling and testing
  • Sophisticated mechanical modeling including FEA and MES analysis
  • Radio Design Verification Testing (DVT) and production testing
  • Environmental testing
  • Standards verification testing including TRP and TIS for LTE products, Tx Power and Sensitivity validation for Wi-Fi and IoT devices, and passive antenna characterization for all antenna types
  • Pre-certification testing
  • Rapid, accurate simulation and measurements
  • Top of the line Satimo near-field antenna test chambers
  • ETS-Lindgren far-field antenna test range

Custom Antenna Manufacturing

  • Factories in the U.S. and China
  • ITAR and Made in U.S.A. capabilities
  • Assembly and production test
  • Packaging test
  • LEAN manufacturing