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Definition of the adjective 8-Bit

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  1. [computing, of a word size, or an integer] Represented using 8 bits (1 byte)
  2. [computer graphics, music] Originating from or resembling art from the 8-bit computer game era.


Who is 8-Bit?

8-Bit a.k.a. Naoki Maeda is a Japanese composer best known for composing and arranging the music for Konami music video games, including the Dance Dance Revolution and Bemani series.


8-Bit is a musical group.


8-Bit is a Japanese animation studio established in September 2008.


"8-bit" a.k.a. "8 Bit" is a documentary film directed by Marcin Ramocki.

  • country: United States of America
  • language: English Language
  • genre: Documentary film
  • released on (9 years ago)


  1. "8-bit" a.k.a. "8 Bit" is a musical single of DJ Nikita Capricorn.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  2. "8-bit" a.k.a. "8 Bit" is a musical album of 8-Bit.
    • released in (13 years ago)
  3. "8-Bit" is a musical album of Eisenfunk.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  4. "8-bit" a.k.a. "8 Bit" is a composition.


8-bit: In computer architecture, 8-bit integers, memory addresses, or other data units are those that are at most 8 bits wide. Also, 8-bit CPU and ALU architectures are those that are based on registers, address buses, or data buses of that size. 8-bit is also a term given to a generation of microcomputers in which 8-bit microprocessors were the norm.

  • also known as 8 bit, 8 μπιτ

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Google previewComputer Technology Encyclopedia (2008)

by Michael Graves

8-bit A value or ...


For example, the classic Z80 microprocessor had 8-bit registers. The Intel 8088, used in the original IBM PC, had 16-bit ...

Google previewDictionary of Computer Science, Engineering and Technology (2000)

by Philip A. Laplante

an 8-bit parallel port ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Automotive Engineering (2015)

by David Crolla

Header Ident field Data field Synch break Synch field MSB In-frame response space LSB MSB LSB 8-bit 8-bit Field Transmitted by the master task. Header Transmitted by the slave task. Response Synch break Figure 8. LIN frame format.

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Electrical Engineering, Second Edition (2005)

by Philip A. Laplante

an 8-bit parallel port includes true 8-bit bi-directional data lines. ( MP) bit per second (bps) measure of transferrate of a modem or a bus or any ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Electrical Engineering (1999)

by Phillip A. Laplante

an 8-bit parallel port includes true 8-bit bi-directional data lines. ( MP) bit per second (bps) measure of transfer rate of a modem or a bus or any ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Computer Science (2009)

by John Daintith, Edmund Wright

UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) A method of encoding UNICODE characters so that they take up less space. Unicode currently allows for over one million different characters, so each character would theoretically need to take up ...

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I like animals. I like natural history. The travel bit is not the important bit. The travel bit is what you have to do in order to go and look at animals. (David Attenborough)
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