Audiovisual Dictionary

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Digital

In digital technology, information is processed and transferred in information packages. In contrast to analogue, digital information can be displayed and stored in a variety of media exactly the original, the resolution or quality does not depend on the medium used.

A large volume of data is required to process a high quality signal, but since digital technology operates exclusively with numerical values, the amount of information can be reduced through mathematical algorithms (compression).