Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

Close up of jaggiesAlternatively referred to as staircasing, jaggies are a rigid, non-straight line or edge of an image or graphic. For example, jaggies or jagged edges can be seen when zooming in on an image and with poor quality images. In the image to the right, is an example of a zoomed in dot as a demonstration.

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