Why SMPS testing ?
The SMPS units and transformers testing IEC 61558-2-16 standard is a testing specification for switch-mode power supplies (SMPS) units and transformers. Standard IEC 61558-2-16:2021 deals with the safety of SMPS units and transformers.
This standard defines the minimum requirements for measuring the characteristics of SMPS units and transformers, and provides guidance on how to carry out the tests.
Where this standard is applicable?
The standard is applicable to all types of SMPS units and transformers, including those used in electronic equipment, appliances, and power supplies.
Who is intended to use this testing?
This standard is intended for use by manufacturers, testing laboratories, and certification bodies.
What test this standard covers in testing lab?
The standard covers the following tests:
- input voltage,
- input current,
- output voltage,
- output current,
- power factor, and
The SMPS units and transformers testing IEC 61558-2-16 standard in testing lab is intended to ensure that SMPS units and transformers meet the minimum performance requirements.