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high color

For the color modes of the monitors, the color depth

is determined by the number of displayable color nuances. With the color depth, a distinction is made between

the direct

colordisplay

, the true color display, theTrue

Color,and

theDeep

Color, the color display with the highest color depth

.

Color depths of different color displays

Color depths of different color displays

With High Color, color depths of 32,768 and 65,536 color shades can be displayed. This color resolution is sufficient for realistic representations and simple computer graphics and corresponds to color resolutions of 15 bits and 16 bits. The next higher color mode with 18 and 21 bits is Direct Color.

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Englisch: high color
Updated at: 15.03.2008
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