GL's VQuad™ Probe HD is an all-in-one self-contained node supporting multiple physical interfaces for connecting to practically any wired or wireless network while automatically performing voice and data testing. This comprehensive hardware device incorporates all the features of the current VQuad™ with Dual UTA HD unit such as portability and remote accessibility along with the necessary PC with Win7 OS. The Probe is designed for easier portability and convenient testing with all the capabilities of the current VQuad™ with Dual UTA HD solution.
The VQuad™ Probe HD is of same length as the current Dual UTA HD hardware, but about twice as high and 50% wider. For exact dimensions, refer to the specifications. The VQuad™ Probe HD supports two independent devices for connecting to endpoints of a single network or two completely separate networks. The VQuad™ Probe HD is configured for control via Ethernet using Remote Desktop (thus not requiring the Keyboard/Mouse).
With additional licensing (VQT274) VQuad™ Probe HD can connect to Touchscreen Monitor. VQuad™ Probe HD unit can connect to a portable 10” monitor with touchscreen access via USB interface, which also includes virtual keyboard.
Following PC interfaces are embedded in the VQuad™ Probe HD:
- 4 USB ports (can be used as Keyboard/Mouse ports as well as connecting a second Dual UTA HD or T1 E1 Analyzer)
- 2 USB 2.0 on front
- 1 USB 2.0 on back
- 1 USB 3.0 on back
- 2 GBit Ethernet ports
- Video port (VGA)
- Serial port (COM)
- In-built mSATA solid-state hard drive (128Gb)
- In-built standard 8G memory
- Processor, Intel Celeron Quad Core, 1.8GHz
There are no moving parts with the VQuad™ Probe HD so reliability and longevity are integral.
VQuad™ Probe HD allows to test variety of networks, including Wireless (Bluetooth®, Wi-fi, 3G, 4G, LTE, PTT), VoIP, Analog, and TDM, practically allowing any end-point interfaces to be tested for voice, data, and video quality. Various associated applications (Voice Quality, Video Quality, Data tests, Echo and Delay tests, Fax tests, Voice Band Analysis) works with VQuad™ to provide "end-to-end assessment" with additional test and measuring capabilities. Different types of traffic supported includes - NB and HD Voice, Video, Tones, DTMF/MF Digits, Fax, and other Data (HTTP, UDP, TCP, SMS, Email, DNS, Route, and FTP).
Enhanced VQuad™ with Dual UTA HD supports two methods of automated testing of mobile devices, Bluetooth and Wired Headset using GL’s new cable, Smartphone with Automated Call Control (ACC). Through the VQuad™ script (or manual operation), calls can be setup and send messages using iPhone SIRI or Android Google Voice available on mobile devices. VQuad™ includes Text-to-Speech technology for automatically creating the necessary voice prompts required to work with Siri or Google Voice.