Updated: 02/01/2021 by Computer Hope
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The term contrast refers to the difference between the brightest and darkest portions of an image. This concept applies to vision, images, and displays. On a computer monitor or mobile device, the contrast can be adjusted using the buttons or knobs, or through a settings menu. The picture shows a list of common types of monitor controls that can be configured, including contrast.

Brightness, Color terms, Contrast ratio, High contrast, Photoshop terms, Settings, Video terms