Quick Charge Official Compliance Testing & Logo Certification Programs

GRL is a third-party lab authorized by Qualcomm to offer full Quick Charge (QC) test services and automatic test solutions from QC2.0 to QC5.

GRL is Approved to Provide Compliance Test Services for Qualcomm Quick Charge 5. Offerings include compliance, certification and debugging.

  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 5 compliance
  • Testing with support testing of new key USB Power Delivery’s Programmable Power Supply (PPS)
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 4 and 4+
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and 3+
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 
  • Debugging

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has approved GRL C2/C2-EPR as the only Quick Charge 4, Quick Charge 4+ and Quick Charge 5 approved certification tester and selected GRL Labs as Quick Charge 2.0, 3.0, 3+, 4, 4+ and QC 5 certification labs with its facilities in Santa Clara, Yokohama, Taipei, Shanghai, Dongguan and Bangalore, and Karlsruhe

Quick Charge™ Test


Quick Charge™

Quick Charge, abbreviated as QC, is currently the fastest charging solution in the market, with more than 1,000 terminal devices using its technology. This technology can fill up to 50% of the power in 5 minutes. This feature greatly improves the customer’s user experience. QC certification content is currently divided into QC 2.0, QC 3.0, QC4, QC4+, and QC 5.0. This technology can be used in products such as chips, mobile power supplies, car chargers, etc.

For more QC technology information, visit the official Qualcomm webpage


Quick Charge certification development and authorization: Qualcomm

Qualcomm‘s mission is to use basic technology to change the way the world connects, calculates, and communicates. Through the establishment of certification standards, Qualcomm insists on providing a safe and fast-charging ecosystem to end users. Learn more on the official Qualcomm website


The latest version of Quick Charge Test Specification

For questions related to the Quick Charge specification, please contact Qualcomm: BrandPortal@qti.qualcomm.com


Certification Area

GRL offers the QC certification test for Source product type only.




Technical Tools


Quick Charge™ Certification Process


Quick Charge™ Certification Process



(1) Sign NDA with Qualcomm

If your company has not signed an NDA with Qualcomm, please contact Qualcomm's window: Josh Warner (BrandPortal@qti.qualcomm.com)

(2) Product Information & VIF

Before starting the QC certification test, please prepare two test samples and the following product-related information for GRL:

  1. Product Information Form: It records the information that will be presented on the certificate. <Download Form by the Product Type>
  2. Vendor Information File (VIF): VIF records the capabilities of your product PD functions. When testing, the testing instrument will need to import this file to compare the actual functions of the product. If your product specification is QC4, QC4+, or QC5, VIF is necessary.
    Searching USB Vendor Info File Generator, the VIF Generator can be downloaded from USB-IF official web pages.
  3. Product Layout Design
  4. Product BOM
  5. Product Specification

(3) Upload the artwork to Qualcomm

After the product has passed the certification test, please upload the product information (chassis, package, etc.) to https://brand.qualcomm.com/.

Any questions, please contact BrandPortal@qti.qualcomm.com.

Please note: If this step is missing, your product will not be listed on the Qualcomm official website

Quick Charge™ Certification Test Items & Instruments Used


Quick Charge™ Certification Test Items

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Quick Charge Test Equipment



Qualcomm & Quick Charge™ is a registered trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated.

Qualcomm Quick Charge is a product of Qualcomm Technologies.


Quick Charge™ FAQ

Membership & Test Process

1. About Quick Charge membership?

Qualcomm does not yet have a membership system. If you want to produce or develop QC products, you need to sign an NDA with Qualcomm then you can legally produce QC products. If your company has not signed an NDA with Qualcomm, please contact Qualcomm’s contact window: Josh Warner (BrandPortal@qti.qualcomm.com)

2. Where can find a Quick Charge Certified Products List from Qualcomm?

Qualcomm updates the list of certified products every month: https://www.qualcomm.com/documents/quick-charge-device-list

3. The Usage Guides for QC Logo.

The following are the usage conditions for the Quick Charge™ logo:

  • Pass the Quick Charge test
  • Sign the Logo Trademark License Agreement (After uploading your product packaging-related information, the agreement will automatically pop up on BrandPortal for signing. One signature per company).
4. What are the requirements for the Quick Charge Logo or packaging?

Please log in to your company’s account password, enter this link and refer to the document ID: M-17831


5. Can the samples be returned after the test is completed?

Yes, one week after the product is certified, you can get the sample back.

6. What if my product needs to be resold to other manufacturers?

If your product needs to be resold to other manufacturers, or if you have sockets in different countries (same motherboard) you need to apply for a secondary certificate.

To apply for a secondary certificate, you need to provide the following information. You will also need to contact the sales staff to provide a quotation and confirm whether you meet the qualifications for the secondary certificate

  • Product Information Form <Download Form>
  • Product Layout Design
  • Product BOM
  • Product Specification

Specifications & Preparations

1. Which Quick Charge products can be certified by GRL?

GRL can certify products on Source (Power supply). If your product is a Sink (Receiving) or a DRP (Source+Sink function) and needs to be certified, please contact Qualcomm: BrandPortal@qti.qualcomm.com

2. What do I need to prepare for Quick Charge certification?
3. Do all the end products need to use Quick Charge certified chip?

Yes. All Quick Charge End Products need to use Qualcomm’s certified chips.