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EXFO EX1 on Windows Pc

Developed By: EXFO Inc.

License: Free

Rating: 4,6/5 - 40 votes

Last Updated: June 18, 2021

App Details

Version 1.7.42
Size 4.3 MB
Release Date June 14, 21
Category Business Apps

App Permissions:
Allows applications to open network sockets. [see more (9)]

What's New:
Solved an issue with attaining Gigabit results for a minority of customers, we thank you for your patience and apologize for the inconvenience this may have... [see more]

Changelog:
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Download on Windows PC

Compatible with Windows 7/8/10 Pc & Laptop

Download on Android

Compatible with Android 6.0+ (Marshmallow)

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About this app

On this page you can download EXFO EX1 and install on Windows PC. EXFO EX1 is free Business app, developed by EXFO Inc.. Latest version of EXFO EX1 is 1.7.42, was released on 2021-06-14 (updated on 2021-06-18). Estimated number of the downloads is more than 5,000. Overall rating of EXFO EX1 is 4,6. Generally most of the top apps on Android Store have rating of 4+. This app had been rated by 40 users, 3 users had rated it 5*, 33 users had rated it 1*.

EXFO’s EX1, paired with your Android-powered smart device, is a one-of-a-kind Ethernet, GPON* and Wi-Fi tester designed to qualify Fibre to the Home (FTTH) and business customers’...
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How to install EXFO EX1 on Windows?

Instruction on how to install EXFO EX1 on Windows 7/8/10 Pc & Laptop

In this post, I am going to show you how to install EXFO EX1 on Windows PC by using Android App Player such as BlueStacks, Nox, KOPlayer, ...

Below you will find a detailed step-by-step guide, but I want to give you a fast overview of how it works. All you need is an emulator that will emulate an Android device on your Windows PC and then you can install applications and use it - you see you're playing it on Android, but this runs not on a smartphone or tablet, it runs on a PC.

If this doesn't work on your PC, or you cannot install, comment here and we will help you!

Step By Step Guide To Install EXFO EX1 using BlueStacks

  1. Download and Install BlueStacks at: https://www.bluestacks.com. The installation procedure is quite simple. After successful installation, open the Bluestacks emulator. It may take some time to load the Bluestacks app initially. Once it is opened, you should be able to see the Home screen of Bluestacks.
  2. Google Play Store comes pre-installed in Bluestacks. On the home screen, find Google Play Store and click on the icon to open it. You may need to sign in to access the Play Store.
  3. Look for "EXFO EX1" in the search bar. Click to install "EXFO EX1" from the search results.
  4. If you don't see this app from the search results, you need to download APK/XAPK installer file from this page, save it to an easy-to-find location. Once the APK/XAPK file is downloaded, double-click to open it. You can also drag and drop the APK/XAPK file onto the BlueStacks home screen to open it.
  5. Once installed, click "EXFO EX1" icon on the home screen to start using, it'll work like a charm :D

[Notes] about Bluetooth: At the moment, support for Bluetooth is not available on BlueStacks. Hence, apps that require control of Bluetooth may not work on BlueStacks.

How to install EXFO EX1 on Windows PC using NoxPlayer

  1. Download & Install NoxPlayer at: https://www.bignox.com. The installation is easy to carry out.
  2. After NoxPlayer is installed, open it and you can see the search bar on the home screen. Look for "EXFO EX1" and click to install from the search results.
  3. You can also download the APK/XAPK installer file from this page, then drag and drop it onto the NoxPlayer home screen. The installation process will take place quickly. After successful installation, you can find "EXFO EX1" on the home screen of NoxPlayer.

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Solved an issue with attaining Gigabit results for a minority of customers, we thank you for your patience and apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused during our corrective measures.

June 14, 2021

Added the ability to select a single connection Ookla Speedtest
Added the ability to set a static IP address within the GPON interface
Various improvements and bug fixes

January 25, 2021

- Improved Bluetooth pairing for Android devices
- Bug fixes, performance improvements and better GPON testing experience for our users

September 02, 2020

Add the ability to choose the Auto-Negotiated Speed (electrical RJ45 interface): 1GE, 100M or 10M.

July 29, 2019

EX1 now offers manual search of Public Ookla servers regardless of Geolocation.
Augmented selection of servers up to 50.
Speedtest® by Ookla® over optical interface SFP (1GE).
Optical RX and TX power levels.
Complete SFP transceiver information.
Enhanced Power Management.
Test report file renaming.
Reports labeled with the tagging as per test location.
Combined test report.

January 30, 2019

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

December 06, 2018

EX1 now supports testing over an optical interface via a Small form pluggable transceiver (SFP)
• Speedtest® by Ookla® over optical interface SFP (1GE)
• Optical RX and TX power levels
• Complete SFP transceiver information
• Enhanced Power Management
• Test report file renaming
• Reports labeled with the tagging as per test location
• Combined test report

August 08, 2018

EX1 now supports complete Wi-Fi testing
- Speedtest® by Ookla® over Wi-Fi
- Supports 802.11ac/a/b/g/n
- Wi-Fi Channel stats analysis:
> Filter on signal quality
> 5 GHz channels filtering
> View BSSID, Manufacturer, Channel #, Frequency and RSSI
> Access points selection
- Supports 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz bands
- Supports independent thresholds (electrical and wireless interfaces)
- Expanded comment section from birth certificate
- Improved self-diagnostic system

April 05, 2018

Introduction of new traces and tools for debug purposes

February 27, 2018

Different bug fixes

February 01, 2018

Speedtest® by Ookla®
BLE connection
Cloud firmware update
Generate, share PDF and CSV reports

Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows an application to read from external storage.
Allows an application to request installing packages.
Allows applications to access information about networks.
Allows applications to connect to paired bluetooth devices.
Allows applications to discover and pair bluetooth devices.
Allows an app to access precise location.
Allows an app to access approximate location.