CEI EN 60958-3
Digital audio interface Part 3: Consumer applications
|Publication Date:||1 February 2016|
|ICS Code (Audio, video and audiovisual systems in general):||33.160.01|
INTRODUCTION to Amendment 2
The revision of IEC 60958-3:2006 has become necessary to document the protocol for transmitting the audio signal and its information in current improved audio formats and systems.
To apply IEC 60958-3 and its IEC 60958 conformant data format transmitting as part or whole of the multichannel audio data, a general channel assignment number specified in IEC 62574 is added to the C-bit.
Loudness information is added to the U-bit to enable loudness control