Green Did you know a TV, running 5 hrs a day, only uses $21.09 of electricity a year? http://t.co/p7Lgvi24
Video Gary Shapiro discusses the impact of government policies on the economy. http://t.co/KSVebGLZ
CEA Get the big picture with CEA's digital imaging benchmark http://sbne.ws/r/ahyp

CEA-542-D

Standards Details

Title:
Cable Television Channel Identification Plan
Document Number:
CEA-542-D
Description:
This standard specifically designates 6 MHz channel frequency allocations for 158 channels up to 1002 MHz, with a method of specifying higher channels. This standard is not intended to preclude channel mapping in cable systems. To provide compatibility, cable systems will follow the frequency allocations designated in this channel identification plan and will seek to ensure that all channel information that is supplied by the cable system properly identifies channels by numbers as well as by signal carried. The cable operator will provide information for printed and on-screen program guides, so that subscribers can directly reference programs with the channel identification plan used on cable ready receivers. This channel identification plan shall be used for RF channels carrying either analog or digital services for display on consumer TV sets. This standard does not specify a numbering plan for tuning of digitally multiplexed services within one or more RF channel(s) carrying digital services. Receiver tuning capacity is explicitly outside the scope of this standard.
Product Mark:
Committe Name:
R4 Video Systems Committee
Publication Date:
June 20, 2013
Price:
$63.00 (Standard) $47.25 (Member)
Buy:
CEA members receive 25 percent off regularly priced documents by calling TechStreet at 1-800-699-9277 or 1-734-780-8000. Visit http://www.techstreet.com/products/1860353 to buy the document. CEA members receive 25 percent-off regularly priced documents by using code CEA2013.
Keywords:
CEA-542, 6 MHz wide RF channels, TV channel ID plan, Cable TV frequency, channel frequency allocation, standard frequencies, channel edges

Documents

Standard Preview:

Join a CEA Standards Group

This is where consumer electronics professionals and enthusiasts gather to develop industry standards. Plus, it's free for CEA members!

Learn More

Buy a CEA Standard

Learn More

Contact Technology & Standards

standards@CE.org
703-907-7600