Currently telecommunication devices are a common device and are commonly used among the community, these telecommunication devices generally use a frequency to be able to operate. However, before telecommunication devices are distributed in Indonesia they are mandatory to be certified.
The telecommunications device must be certified at the SDPPI (Pos and Information Technology Resources and Equipment). Make sure the device you want to distribute is certified.
But do you know why SDPPI certification is important, and how to differentiate the certified or uncertified devices.
For that, on this occasion we will discuss the importance of certified devices and how to differentiate between certified and uncertified devices.
What is SDPPI Certification?
SDPPI Certification is a series of certificate issuance activities carried out by SDPPI, by certifying the Telecommunication Device certified at SDPPI, will indicating that the devices has been registered and is legal to be traded in Indonesia, because the devices has been tested and complies with the regulations that have been set in Indonesia.
Based on Regulation: PERMEN KOMINFO No. 16 of 2018 (Chapter 1, Article 2) that every Telecommunication tool and/or device made, assembled, or imported for trading and/or use in the territory of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia is obligated to meet the Technical Requirements.
The Difference Between the Certified and Uncertified Device
Based on Regulation: PERMEN KOMINFO No. 16 of 2018 (Chapter 3, Article 15) Before being traded and/or used, every Telecommunication Tool and/or Devices that has obtained a Certificate must be attached with a Label and QR Code contained in the Telecommunication Equipment and/or Equipment Certificate.
So to make you understand how to tell the difference between uncertified & certified devices, here are the explanations:
There are several difference characteristics in uncertified device, there are:
- No QR Code on the product
- No SDPPI Label on the product
- There is no Warning Sign Label on the product
Here are a few difference characteristics in certified device, there are:
- There is a QR Code on the product
- There is an SDPPI Label on the product
- Warning Sign Label on the product (SRD products are not required to put a warning sign label)
For further confirmation whether the device we are using is certified or not, you can directly check on the website certification.postel.go.id
Also Read : Purpose of RF, Safety and EMC Testing on Devices
That is why telecommunication devices are required to have SDPPI Certification, as well as how to differentiate uncertified and certified telecommunication devices.
If you are a manufacturer, distributor, importer, laboratory, or other entity who wants to distribute telecommunication devices and need to do certification for your telecommunication device in Indonesia, you can contact us through email email@example.com or our WhatsApp.