The Difference between Uncertified & Certified Devices SDPPI

Currently telecommunication devices is commonly used among communities, generally these telecommunication devices uses a frequency in order to operate. However, before telecommunications equipment is distributed in Indonesia, telecommunications equipment must be certified before in SDPPI.

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 are activities that carried out by SDPPI, certifying the Telecommunication Device at SDPPI, will indicating that the devices has been registered and is legal to be traded in Indonesia, because devices that has been tested is 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 mandatory to meet the Technical Requirements.

Also Read : The Process that need to go through to get the KOMINFO SDPPI Certificate

The Difference Between the Certified and Uncertified Device

Based on Regulation: PERMEN KOMINFO No. 16 of 2018 (Chapter 3, Article 15) Before traded and/or used, every Telecommunication Tool and/or Devices that has obtained a Certificate must attached with a Label and QR Code contained in the Telecommunication Tool and/or Devices Certificate.

So to make you understand how to tell the difference between uncertified & certified devices, here are the explanations:

Uncertified Device

There are several difference characteristics in uncertified device, there are:

  1. No QR Code on the product
  2. No SDPPI Label on the product
  3. There is no Warning Sign Label on the product

Certified Device

Here are a few difference characteristics in certified device, there are:

  1. Has a QR Code on the product
  2. Has an SDPPI Label on the product
  3. There’s a Warning Sign Label on the products (not mandatory for SRD)

For further confirmation whether the device we are using is certified or not, you can directly check on the website

This is why telecommunication devices are required to have SDPPI Certification and 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 or our WhatsApp.