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CTA-2017.1 R-2013 (ANSI)

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Serial Communication Protocol for Portable Electronic Devices
Document Number:
CTA-2017.1 R-2013 (ANSI)
This document describes a serial communication protocol that enables command and control communication between portable electronic devices and accessories attached to those devices. This protocol builds upon functions provided by the MOST network developed by the MOST Cooperation. MOST is a registered trademark of the MOST Cooperation.
Committe Name:
R6 Portable Handheld and In-Vehicle Electronics Committee
Publication Date:
November 01, 2007
$165.00 (Standard) $123.75 (Member)
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Portable media, MP3, mobile electronics, connector, video, audio, portable electronic devices, portable devices, in-vehicle audio/video systems, in home audio/video systems, serial protocol


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