While in the past TVs were mainly about how robustly they were built, these days they are subject to completely different certification requirements. For smart TVs, for example – and many other devices that are connected to the internet – cybersecurity plays an increasingly important role. In addition, unlike in the past, the safety during manufacturing of a product is now also considered, whether energy is wasted or preliminary products were produced by child labour. In this article on elektrotechnik.vogel.de you can read more on how standards, tests and certification seals have changed over time.
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