Final Draft International Standard
ISO/IEC FDIS 18046-5
Information technology — Radio frequency identification device performance test methods — Part 5: Test methods for Environmental characteristics of RFID tag used in sporting goods
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ISO/IEC FDIS 18046-5
Edition 1
Final Draft
International Standard
ISO/IEC FDIS 18046-5
This draft is in the approval phase.


This standard describes methods for testing the environmental characteristics of RFID-enabled sporting goods. This document suggest methods for identifying the main use environments and related testing of environmental characteristics of sporting goods for indoor and outdoor sports with RFID and optionally additional advanced electronic devices like sensors. The addressed environmental characteristics cover the viewpoint of manufacturers including distribution and inventory management, as well as furthermore the aspects of consumer use of the actual RFID-enabled sports items. This standard defines methods to measure and evaluate the performance change of tags after environmental characteristic test.

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