Following the review of Type Approval Guidelines 2023, the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority has notified that the following equipment is exempted from type approval:
i. Personal Computers, laptops, Tablets, IoT etc. (embedded with Wi-Fi transceivers, Bluetooth transceivers, with the provision that the Wi-Fi transceiver, Wi-Fi5 CERTIFIED™ ;
ii. Receive only Equipment (FM/MW/SW Radios, Television, Satellite decoders, Set-top Boxes) ;
iii. Vehicle embedded RTTE (Bluetooth, navigation, remote sensors, Car Keys etc), should however ensure that RTTE operate in the appropriate frequency bands
iv. And GMPCS Mobile Satellite Terminals with “ITU” mark.
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