Time to Switch to Retina Res Images

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Even though Apple has been successful in making the Retina display a household name, the concept of retina quality can generally be applied to explain screens with resolutions beyond 300 pixels per inch. Such ultra high-resolution screens have revolutionized the manner in which users can surf the web, providing 3 million more pixels as compared to your regular HDTV.

To know how much retina resolution images matter, it is important to know that websites failing to become retina ready have mediocre pixelated and shadowy pages both in enlarged and normal states. Web designers, who are designing web fronts by keeping retina resolution in mind as well as devices, provide us with the chance to view more pixels per square inch. As a result, the trained eye views a smoother, premium image or element devoid of deformation. Getting retina ready can be executed with a little JavaScript and CSS.

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Advantages of Designing Retina Resolution Websites

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All of us have already discussed about the retina resolution display and the resulting crisp and sharp images. The whole concept of designing retina resolution images is to produce amazing images that would appear as razor-sharp as they would in print. With bright and vivid colors, and thanks to more pixels per inch on retina, retina resolution images yield high definition web design for a tablet, phone and laptop.

Superior Aesthetics for Responsive

Not only retina resolution designs give sharp images, they are also known for delivering sharper fonts. As we often zoom into the different pages on websites, we can end up stretching out a few fonts that are unable to be stretched. Several of these fonts are not meant to be displayed in a zoomed manner and can give us the same pixeled look that we get from regular web design with ordinary resolution.

Retina resolution images will efficiently smooth over the rough edges of fonts. As retina resolution continues to become increasingly popular, there are few fonts that are especially prepared keeping in mind retina resolution websites, maintaining the quality of an image when they are zoomed in or out on devices.

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Giving Due Attention to Detail
Have you ever wondered why minimalism has turned out to be widely popular for web design? Most probably because it’s one of the most basic concepts to comprehend and design clutter-free themes as basic as possible, for getting rid of un-wanted stuff. Now and then, there are delicate details that are scattered over such types of themes, along with others that are frequently too hard to be viewed on ordinary screens. Retina resolution images are not only accommodating to project high quality images but also render an incredible user experience with a design that completely grasps the attention of users.

Final Thought:
Your web front may suffer in the future if you fail to be retina ready. Almost well over 30 million users have bought a large number of Apple devices that are famous for the sharper resolution for producing high quality images. Your conventional website can be viewed pixelated, with fonts which are troublesome to the eye. Consequently, an ordinary web design can quickly fail to leave an impression on the ever-increasing Apple audience. Make use of a technology today that is all set to conquer the future.

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Shamim Rajani

is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Genetech Solutions, a one stop shop for all web services specializing in Web Development, Customized Web Applications, Social Media Marketing and other IT related services. Follow her on twitter @ShamimRajani.