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Reference EN 61937-2:2007
Title Digital audio - Interface for non-linear PCM encoded audio bitstreams applying IEC 60958 - Part 2: Burst-info
Project Number 20749
Abstract/Scope specifies the digital audio interface to convey non-linear PCM encoded audio bitstreams applying IEC 60958-1 and IEC 60958-3. This standard specifies burst-info which defines content information about the data contained in the burst payload.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-09-14
Current Stage code deadline 2008-06-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 100
Reference Document IEC 61937-2:2007 (EQV)
ICS 33.160.30 - Audio systems
Keywords Digital audio; Non-linear; PCM encoded; Bitstream; Burst-info
Note Supersedes EN 61937-2:2003
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6060 2007-09-14 2008-06-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2007-09-01 2008-01-01  
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5060 2007-03-16 2007-04-02 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-06-23 2006-11-24  
1090 2006-06-20 2006-06-23  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-09-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-09-01


Supersedes EN 61937-2:2003
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ITU-R Recommendation BS.1196:1995
ISO/IEC 11172-3:1993
ISO/IEC 13818-3:1998
ISO/IEC 13818-7:2004
ISO/IEC 14496-3:2005
EN 60958-1:2004
EN 60958-3:2006
EN 61937-1:2007
EN 61937-3:2003
EN 61937-4:2003
EN 61937-5:2006
EN 61937-6:2006
EN 61937-7:2005
EN 61937-8:2007
EN 61937-9:2007

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