Flashcards in chp4.js Deck (10):
What are the two major areas in early video? p.205
Highest resolution supported and the maximum number of colors in their palette.
What are five primary groups of display adapters?p.205
Monochrome, CGA, EGA, VGA, DVI, HDMI,
What was the first video technology for PCs?p.206
What was the first graphics card and what two separate modes.?p206
Hercules Graphics Card. Text mode and Graphics mode
What is CGA?p206
Color Graphics Adapter. 16-color text in resolution of 320X200(40 columns) and 640x200 (80 columns) only 4 colors per mode.
What marks the end of classic digital-video technology? p206
EGA (Enhanced Graphics Adapter) High-resolution 640x350. 16 colors output.
What is VGA? p206
Video Graphics Array 256KB video memory, 16 colors at 640x480, 640x350, and 320x200; or using 13h VGA BIOS display 256 colors at 320x200 pixs. ANALOG.
Video Electronics Standards Association, IBM made enhanced technology an open standard.
What does the i in 1080i stand for?p208
i means interlaced--- versus progressive(1080p)