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Reference EN 60933-5:1993
Title Audio, video and audiovisual systems - Interconnections and matching values - Part 5: Y/C connector for video systems - Electrical matching values and description of the connector
Project Number 2598
Abstract/Scope Applies to the transfer of video signals between two pieces of equipment in an NTSC, PAL or SECAM high-resolution video system, in the form of a Y-signal, consisting of luminance + blanking + sync, and a C-signal, the same as the modulated chrominance signal of the composite video signal. It specifies the signal levels and impedances at the interface and the type of connector to be used.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1993-03-26
Current Stage code deadline 1994-03-01
Deadline date for vote  


Order Voucher BC-IT-80 EFTA-IT-80


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 100
Reference Document IEC 60933-5:1992 (EQV)
Keywords Audio; Video; Television; Connector for video system; Y/C
Note EN Following parallel vote * Document prepared by former TC 203 * TC 206 (disbanded) * D141/C101: Transferred to new TC 100X
Special National Condition(s)  


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Deadline Date
6060 1993-03-26 1994-03-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1993-03-09 1993-04-09  
5091 1992-09-15    
5020 1991-11-15 1992-05-15  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1993-03-09
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1993-03-26
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1993-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1994-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1994-03-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.