What the Analog Sunset Means to You

The much-discussed Analog Sunset provision put forth by the Advanced Access Content System Licensing Administrator (AACS LA) took effect January 1, 2011.

In talking about the upcoming analog sunset, it’s best to make clear what it is not: The analog sunset is not going to cause devices – like your TV – with analog outputs to suddenly stop working, nor will it necessarily prevent their ability to play back high-definition content.