TITLE

Digital standards defined

AUTHOR(S)
Robin, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Broadcast Engineering;Feb2001, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Defines the standards in digital communications system through the characteristics of 1920 x 1080 high definition television (HDTV) picture formats. Features of 1920 x 1080 HDTV picture formats; Frequency formats in digital communications; Composition of digital representation of 1920 x 1080 HDTV picture formats.
ACCESSION #
4128102

 

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