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12:35 Jul 1, 2003
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: head
device head unit

head può essere tradotto come parte superiore, o per forza testa? ci sono altre possibilità più eleganti?

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4PerifericaAndreina Baiano
3 +1cuffia
Elvira Schmid

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Si dice cuffia quando si tratta di head phone per esempio.

Garzanti: Tedesco Tecnico

Elvira Schmid
Local time: 14:30
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 25

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Quando si parla di autoradio, una "head unit" è l'autoradio stessa:

Car Audio Advice | Installing A Car Stereo Head Unit Receiver
... Installing Or Replacing A Car Stereo Receiver (also known as a "head unit")
www.electronixwarehouse.com/education/ headunits/installing.htm

Head Unit -
... while. Head Unit: The term head unit will be used instead of radio
or tape deck or cd player or... well you get the point. Power ...

Puoi vedere al link fornito delle immagini che lo confermano.

Siccome un "device" nell'ambito dei PC è sempre una periferica che si collega allo stesso, ti consiglio di tradurre il tutto con "periferica" (o con webcam), ma se fornissi la frase in cui compare quest'espressione potrei esserti maggiormente utile.

Note added at 2003-07-01 15:12:11 (GMT)

Car Audio Glossery Definition:
>Head Unit:
Located in the dash or console, head unit is simply a term for your tuner, CD or cassette player. Also known as a \'source\' player.


Note added at 2003-07-01 15:16:21 (GMT)

The camera, infrared diodes, and an audio microphone are contained in a \"Head\" unit approximately 3 x 2 x 1 1/8 inches


    Reference: http://www.sjgreatdeals.com/car-audio-cd-head-unit.html
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