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32-bit color

Using four bytes per pixel in a display system. Three-byte True Color (24 bits) are the actual colors, and one additional byte (8 bits) is used for an alpha channel. See 24-bit color, alpha channel, color depth and bit specifications.



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308x32-bit file access
309032-bit Legacy Mode
32-bit32-bit processing
32-bit audio32-bit version

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