Advanced Television Systems Committee

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Advanced Television Systems Committee
ATSC logo.jpg
NicknameATSC
Formation1982; 38 years ago (1982)
Websitewww.atsc.org

The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is the group, established in 1982, that developed the eponymous ATSC standards for digital television in the United States. These standards have also been adopted by Canada, Mexico, South Korea and recently[timeframe?] Honduras, and are being considered by other countries.[which?]

See also[edit]

  • ATSC tuner
  • Broadcast flag – Bits in a digital television program that indicates recording restrictions
  • CEA-708 – Standard for closed captioning for ATSC digital television
  • Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) – open standard for digital television broadcasting
  • OpenCable – Specifications for the next-generation digital consumer device for cable television

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