White Horse Laboratories Counterfeit Detection Report, Week 32
Physical condition results held steady at 50% from Week 31 to Week 32. As we can see from this week’s electrical results, refurbished components continue to be prevalent in the market with several pre-programmed devices identified. Electrical test yields inched up to nearly 79% in Week 32 from nearly 78% in Week 31.
July’s poll question as to whether heightened buyer scrutiny is affecting sales stayed steady 89%.
Combined with the previous results that buyers are being more cautious, the question now is:
Inspection: 50% Accept Testing: 78.6% Pass
Xinlinx Corporation XC4VLX40-10FFG1148I (Date Code 1148) – 17.57% failure - Program error.
Altera EP1810LC-45 (Date Code 0511) – 16.58% failure – Blank-check error.
Altera EP910LC-35 (Date Codes 0519 and 0535) – 8.79% failure – ID error, blank-check error, and poor pin contact.
- Warehousing and Logistics
- Baking and Dry-pack
- Boxing and Labeling
- External visual inspection
- Solderability testing