Difference between 16-bit, 24-bit and 32-bit colors?
With the screen, photos, pictures, ... you get the 16-bit, 24-bit and 32-bit colors, or number of colors!
The number of color combinations RGB and the alpha channel make the difference. Regardless of whether you are displaying images, watching a video or, ... a higher color depth is visually more appealing, but all components must also master or support this!
Older computers, monitors and smartphones can also display up to 65,536 colors, which is sufficient for most applications.
Also called true color, computers and monitors can display up to 16 million different color combinations.
Like 24-bit color, however, it has an alpha channel, with better gradients, shadows, and transparencies. The alpha channel leads to> 4 billion color combinations.
Most users can't tell that much difference between 16-bit and 32-bit. With programs with color gradients, shadows, transparency ... you notice a difference. The advantages of a higher color depth is visually more appealing, possibly more pleasant for the eyes!