EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2

30 June 2013

EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.1b of the R&TTE Directive.

EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2 is the Harmonised electromagnetic compatibility standard for radio equipment (common technical requirements).

EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2 (EN 301 489 Part 1) is the basis for a series of EMC standards for radio equipment and is important because it describes the basic procedures used to test all radio equipment.  Additional, equipment specific requirements are detailed in Parts 2 to 34.  EN 301 489 Parts 2 to 34 normally refer to EN 301 489-1, rather than to a specific version of EN 301 489-1.  This means that any changes to EN 301 489-1 impact the EMC compliance status of all radio equipment.

1Common technical requirements
2Specific conditions for radio paging equipment

Specific conditions for Short-Range Devices (SRD) operating on frequencies between 9 kHz and 40 GHz


Specific conditions for fixed radio links, Broadband Data Transmission System Base stations, ancillary equipment and services


Specific conditions for Private land Mobile Radio (PMR) and ancillary equipment (speech and non-speech)

6Specific conditions for Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT) equipment

Specific conditions for mobile and portable radio and ancillary equipment of digital cellular radio telecommunications systems (GSM and DCS)

8Specific conditions for GSM base stations

Specific conditions for wireless microphones, similar Radio Frequency (RF) audio link equipment, cordless audio and in-ear monitoring devices


Specific conditions for First (CT1 and CT1+) and Second Generation Cordless Telephone (CT2) equipment

11 Specific conditions for terrestrial sound broadcasting service transmitters 
12Specific conditions for Very Small Aperture Terminal, Satellite Interactive Earth Stations operated in the frequency ranges between 4 GHz and 30 GHz in the Fixed Satellite Service (FSS)
13Specific conditions for Citizens' Band (CB) radio and ancillary equipment (speech and non-speech) 
14Specific conditions for analogue and digital terrestrial TV broadcasting service transmitters
15Specific conditions for commercially available amateur radio equipment
16Specific conditions for analogue cellular radio communications equipment, mobile and portable
17Specific conditions for Broadband Data Transmission Systems
18Specific conditions for Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) equipment
19Specific conditions for Receive Only Mobile Earth Stations (ROMES) operating in the 1,5 GHz band providing data communications
20Specific conditions for Mobile Earth Stations (MES) used in the Mobile Satellite Services (MSS)
21 * no standard *
22Specific conditions for ground based VHF aeronautical mobile and fixed radio equipment
23Specific conditions for IMT-2000 CDMA, Direct Spread (UTRA and E-UTRA)) Base Station (BS) radio, repeater and ancillary equipment

Specific conditions for IMT-2000 CDMA Direct Spread (UTRA and E-UTRA) for Mobile and portable (UE) radio and ancillary equipment

25Specific conditions for CDMA 1x spread spectrum Mobile Stations and ancillary equipment 
26Specific conditions for CDMA 1x spread spectrum Base Stations, repeaters and ancillary equipment
27 Specific conditions for Ultra Low Power Active Medical Implants (ULP-AMI) and related peripheral devices (ULP-AMI-P)
28Specific conditions for wireless digital video links
29 Specific conditions for Medical Data Service Devices (MEDS) operating in the 401 MHz to 402 MHz and 405 MHz to 406 MHz bands
30  * no standard *
31Specific conditions for equipment in the 9 kHz to 315 kHz band for Ultra Low Power Active Medical Implants (ULP-AMI) and related peripheral devices (ULP-AMI-P)
32Specific conditions for Ground and Wall Probing Radar applications
33Specific conditions for Ultra Wide Band (UWB) communications devices
34Specific conditions for External Power Supply (EPS) for mobile phones 

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