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This is the first edition of CSA C382, Energy performance of televisions and displays.
This Standard has been developed in compliance with Standards Council of Canada requirements for National Standards of Canada. It has been published as a National Standard of Canada by CSA Group.
This Standard specifies the test method for measuring the energy performance and defines the performance requirements of displays with a viewable screen size greater than or equal to 75 cm (30 in) diagonal and televisions (of all sizes).
Note: This Standard is technology neutral.
This Standard does not apply to
(a) computer monitors;
(b) front projectors;
(c) digital photo frames;
(d) medical display monitors; and
(e) professional broadcast and post-production monitors.
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Notes accompanying clauses do not include requirements or alternative requirements; the purpose of a note accompanying a clause is to separate from the text explanatory or informative material.
Notes to tables and figures are considered part of the table or figure and may be written as requirements.
Annexes are designated normative (mandatory) or informative (nonmandatory) to define their application.