Ceased Operations March 2009

History of The Digital Media Device Association

Mission Statement

The DMDA mission was to promote the acceptance, growth and enjoyment of digital media technology and products that benefit consumers, manufacturers, retailers, and content owners.


  • Promote the development, advancement, and enjoyment of digital media technology and products in a competitive marketplace.
  • Establish open, voluntary standards for compatible products and services.
  • Help develop the market for products devoted to digital media through education, outreach and evangelization.
  • Connect device makers with suppliers and vice-versa.
  • Promote public policies that encourage the growth of the digital media market for all participants.


  • Consumer electronics companies, technology suppliers, and software developers commercially involved in the digital media device industry 
  • Other companies participated as associate members.

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