What does 1080i mean?

Definitions for 1080i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word 1080i.


  1. 1080i

    1080i is an abbreviation referring to a combination of frame resolution and scan type, in the domains of high-definition television and high-definition video. The term assumes a widescreen aspect ratio of 16:9, a spatial resolution of 1920 pixels × 1080 lines, and a temporal resolution of 50 or 60 interlaced fields per second. This format is used in the SMPTE 292M standard. The choice of 1080 lines originates with Charles Poynton, who in the early 1990s pushed for "square pixels" to be used in HD video formats.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 1080i in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 1080i in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of 1080i

  1. 1080i1080i1080i


Find a translation for the 1080i definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these 1080i definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"1080i." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 22 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/1080i>.

Are we missing a good definition for 1080i? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for 1080i:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.