IEC 62489-1:2010+A1:2014 applies to the components of audio-frequency induction-loop systems for assisted hearing. It may also be applied to such systems used for other purposes, as far as it is applicable. This standard is intended to encourage accurate and uniform presentation of manufacturers' specifications, which can be verified by standardized methods of measurement. It is intended for type testing. The components considered are the following:
- other components, such as playback equipment.
IEC 62489-1:2010 does not deal with safety, for which IEC 60065
applies. It also does not deal with EMC (Electromagnetic
compatibility) and EMF (Electromagnetic fields, in the context of
This consolidated version consists of the first edition (2010)
and its amendment 1 (2014). Therefore, no need to order amendment in
addition to this publication.