What is a device pixel ?

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A device pixel is the pixel of device, not a css pixel (logical pixel).

The ratio between a device pixel and a CSS pixel is called a pixel ratio

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CSS - Media Features

media feature is the feature of a media that can be used in a media query in order to target the styling rule to a specific device. width (the total width of the page in CSS pixels (logical pixel))...
CSS - Pixel (Logical Pixel)

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Point (pt or pts) is a length unit commonly used in the print industry to get device pixel perfect mapping. It's then commonly used with the print media. One point is equivalent to 4/3 physical...
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Scale is the zoom level of a page is first loaded. When the zooming factor is exactly 100%, one CSS pixel equals one device pixel. The scale when the page is loaded is defined by the viewport...
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Raster graphics (also called bitmap) is one of the two type of image. The image is represented as dot matrix data structure. A raster is technically characterized by the: width and height of the image...

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