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Reference EN 61834-11:2008
Title Recording - Helical-scan digital video cassette recording system using 6,35 mm magnetic tape for consumer use (525-60, 625-50, 1125-60 and 1250-50 systems) - Part 11: HDV format for 1080i and 720p systems
Project Number 21246
Abstract/Scope It specifies the content, format, and recording method of data blocks containing video, audio, and system data on the helical scan digital video cassettes using 6,35 mm tape as defined in IEC 61834-1 for recording MPEG-2 streaming HD signals. The main specifications shall be as defined in IEC 61834-9 and IEC 61834-10. Other information, such as details about MPEG-2 stream descriptors, trick play data, system data, etc., are defined in Clause 7.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-04-24
Current Stage code deadline 2008-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 100
Reference Document IEC 61834-11:2008 (EQV)
ICS 33.160.40 - Video systems
Keywords Recording; Helical-scan; Digital; Video cassette; HDV format
Note 100/1306/RVC established on 2007-10-19: To be published without FDIS stage
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6060 2008-04-24 2008-12-01 export to doc file  EN  DE
5099 2008-03-01 2008-05-01  
5060 2007-10-19 2007-11-05 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-04-27 2007-09-28  
1090 2007-04-24 2007-04-27  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2008-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-04-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-03-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ETSI EN 300 468:2003
ITU-R BT.709-5:2002
ARIB STD-B10:2004
ISO/IEC 11172-3:1993
ISO/IEC 13818-1:2007
ISO/IEC 13818-2:2001
ISO/IEC 13818-3:1998
ISO/IEC 13818-9:1996
EN 61834-1:1998
EN 61834-2:1998
EN 61834-4:1998
EN 61834-9:2001
EN 61834-10:2001

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