scan line

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scan line

The line produced on a recording medium frame by a single sweep of a scanner.
Translations
ligne de balayage
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With the CRT filter, a scan-line effect is added to the screen to give everything that oh-so-retro look and feel; 4:3 is a sharp, clean look that adheres to the original aspect ratio used by the NES; and when playing in Pixel Perfeet mode, every pixel is shown as a perfect square, providing the most accurate representation of the games as they originally were designed.