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Reference EN 61966-4:2000
Title Multimedia systems and equipment - Colour measurement and management - Part 4: Equipment using liquid crystal display panels
Project Number 12899
Abstract/Scope Deals with equipment using transmissive-type liquid crystal display (LCD) panels to display colour images for use in multimedia applications. Defines test signals, measurement conditions and methods of measurement, so as to make possible the colour management and comprehensive comparison of the measurement results.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2000-04-03
Current Stage code deadline 2001-01-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 100
Reference Document IEC 61966-4:2000 (EQV)
ICS 33.120 - Components and accessories for telecommunications equipment
33.160.60 - Multimedia systems and teleconferencing equipment
Keywords Multimedia; Colour measurement; Colour management; Liquid crystal; Display panel
Note EN following parallel vote
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6060 2000-04-03 2001-01-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-04-01 2000-08-01  
5062 2000-02-17 2000-04-01  
5020 1999-11-19 2000-01-31  
4099 1999-11-15 1999-11-19  
4020 1998-11-13 1999-04-15  
3099 1998-11-10 1999-04-10  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2000-04-03
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2000-07-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-04-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) CIE 15.2:1986
CIE 63:1984
ISO 9241-8:1997
ISO/CIE 10527:1991
IEC 60050-845:1987

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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