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RFPS: Scanners vs Test Phones

RFPS: scanners vs test phones – which to use?

There has been an ongoing debate for several years within the UK RFPS (Radio Frequency Propagation Survey) or forensic RF survey community about the ‘best’ type of survey device to use – this simmering debate has been brought to the boil recently in a trial where the two sides (prosecution and defence) had widely divergent views on the topic.

Director Joe Hoy considers the pros and cons of phone emulators vs. scanners in the first of a new series of expert blogs.

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  • Joe Hoy

    Joe is a telecoms engineer, technical trainer, expert witness and author with a deep and abiding interest in technology in general. His particular captivation with communications technologies has led to him being invited to work on telecoms and training contracts across the globe. 

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