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What does 1394 stand for?

1394 stands for IEEE 1394 (high-speed serial bus with up to 400Mbps transfer speed; aka FireWire; aka i.Link; aka High Performance Serial Bus)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Slang/chat, popular culture

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The IEEE 1394 serial bus standard is gaining significant support as the high-speed link of choice between the Personal Computer (PC) and Consumer Electronic (CE) worlds.
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers NAB2004 LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 18, 2004 New Hardware and Software Solution Dramatically Lowers the Costs of HD Production Panasonic and Apple today announced the world's first implementation of IEEE 1394 FireWire with 100 Mbps DV-HD (the native video compression of Panasonic DVCPRO HD recording systems) to bring unmatched capabilities and dramatically lower price points to high definition (HD) post-production and content distribution.