Audiovisual Dictionary

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The PAL system has several types:

  • PAL B, G and I; There are three types of systems with similar characteristics, 625-line systems with a color subcarrier frequency of 4.43 MHz.
  • PAL M, 525 line system with a color subcarrier frequency of 3.58 MHz.
  • PAL N, It has the same color subcarrier frequency as in the PAL M system but with 625 resolution lines.

The second is divided into 25 frames per second. When it comes to 625 lines, the frame is divided into two fields.