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Date: 2004Aug12
Keywords: PAL, NTSC, SECAM, video standard
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Q. How do PAL and NTSC compare?

A.

			NTSC		PAL		

Dimensions		720x480		720x576		

Frames per second	29.97		25	

Used			North America	Europe, Aust.


I have read that most SECAM facilities use PAL
and only transcode just before going to air.