What is a display’s contrast ratio?
A) The number of times a screen is redrawn
B) The resolution that exactly matches the number of pixels on an LCD
C) The difference between black and white
D) The brightness of a display
E) Pixel width x pixel height
F) Is this math? I’m not good at math
The answer: C) The difference between black and white
The contrast ratio is the measurement between completely black and completely white on a display. A wider range is a better measurement of the overall color capabilities of a display.
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