16-bit color


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16-bit color

Using two bytes per pixel in a color image. Up to 65,536 colors can be represented in the color palette. Most graphics formats provide 8-bit color or 24-bit color; however, display adapters generally have an intermediate 16-bit color range and can display 65,536 colors. See bit depth and bit specifications.
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The development board also comes equipped with a swappable 240x240 16-bit color touch LCD.
Smart shaders deliver an unequalled contrast ratio of 4,000:1, and Barco's unique 16-bit color processing delivers 281 trillion colors for superior grayscales and striking visual detail.
Windows 300MHz or faster Windows 98/NT/2000/XP 64 MB RAM 800 x 600 display, 16-bit color minimum Windows-compatible sound card CD-ROM drive (16x or better recommended)
4-Gigabits per second (Gbps), enabling full 16-bit color depth -- 65k colors -- to be maintained for a true high-definition (HD) picture.
You can do it all with the Ingineo Eyetop Centra--high-tech sunglasses with a built-in 16-bit color LCD screen and integrated earplugs.
SVGA monitor displaying at least 16-bit color (thousands of colors)
1-inch XGA TFT 16-bit color screen and powered by a lithium-ion SuperPolymer battery.
The minimum hardware and software requirements for the CD are as follows: Pentium machine, 16MB memory, external speakers, a display-size setting of 800 x 600, 16-bit color, 2X CD-ROM drive, Windows 95 with the MM player installed, and a 14-inch monitor.
Once images are downloaded into a computer, the full advantage of Nikon's Total Image Quality processing algorithms can be applied to the files to produce 16-bit color depth images.
While the Palm m500 handheld uses a high-contrast monochrome display with a new, more readable background, the Palm m505's new 16-bit color display provides support for more than 65,000 colors for a richer color experience.
Minimum system requirements include Windows 95/98; 166 MHz Pentium processor; 16 MB RAM; 130 MB available hard drive space; 16-bit color graphics video card; 8x CD-ROM drive; 16-bit Windows-compatible stereo sound card; mouse and speakers.
The handheld machine, previously only available through SNK's Internet site, has a great 16-bit color screen, analog controller stick and decent array of titles at its debut.