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Audio Systems Standards

The Audio Systems Committee develops standards that provide guidance on now to test and report the performance of

  • loudspeakers
  • amplifiers (pre, powered and integrated)
  • receivers
  • tuner/pre-amplifiers
  • powered subwoofers

Join This Standards Committee

Address the critical trends of technological innovation, marketplace globalization and regulatory reform.



Name Date IP Proffers
CTA-2034-A (ANSI) Nov 2013 Buy
CTA-2010-B (ANSI) Nov 2014 Buy
CTA-TR-11 Jul 2016 Buy
CTA-426-B S-2016 Jul 1998 Buy
CTA-490-A R-2008 Dec 2001 Buy

Open Projects

Each CTA standards committee has a variety of open projects that aim to grow the consumer technology industry.

Find out more about the active projects in this committee. >

Amplifier Power for Mobile Electronics, CTA-2006-B, A widely adopted product mark used by manufacturers on products and gift boxes for integrated and separate car audio amplifiers.