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Topic # 26595 27-Sep-2008 10:24
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I assume that when I change the brightness level on a display that I am increasing or decreasing the output brightness of the backlight.

What am I altering when I change contrast levels? For LCD's do the opacity characteristics of the LCD elements change?.

With Plasmas do the floresenting levels change?

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  Reply # 167484 27-Sep-2008 11:36
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