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 This options allows you to apply shaders that can do things like make your tv/game look like it did back in the 80s and 90s. This options allows you to apply shaders that can do things like make your tv/game look like it did back in the 80s and 90s.
  
-There are 4 shader sets by default: +On Batocera 5.23 there are 4 shader sets by default: 
-  * **scanlines**:​ the most realistic, for a 80s/90s look and feel. Most Batocera users have a LCD screen, not a CRT, so this mode enables scanlines ​and screen curving ​to simulate the effects you get out of a big old TV set.+  * **scanlines**:​ the most realistic, for a 80s/90s look and feel. Most Batocera users have a LCD screen, not a CRT, so this mode enables scanlines to simulate the effects you get out of a big old TV set (but no curvature on the image).
   * **retro**: a.k.a. "big pixel" mode, that adds a retro vibe to the output. Think the "​indies"​ games you can find on Steam by dozens in 2019, overindexing on the 8-bit effect.   * **retro**: a.k.a. "big pixel" mode, that adds a retro vibe to the output. Think the "​indies"​ games you can find on Steam by dozens in 2019, overindexing on the 8-bit effect.
   * **enhanced**:​ adds blurring and anti-aliasing to provide a smoother output, more in line with what you expect from a video game nowadays.   * **enhanced**:​ adds blurring and anti-aliasing to provide a smoother output, more in line with what you expect from a video game nowadays.
   * **default**:​ as the 3 previous modes are quite extreme in their choices, "​default"​ is a more moderate mode that will make more consensus. There will always be people who hate pixels, screen curving or anti-alasing. ​   * **default**:​ as the 3 previous modes are quite extreme in their choices, "​default"​ is a more moderate mode that will make more consensus. There will always be people who hate pixels, screen curving or anti-alasing. ​
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 +Batocera 5.24 will introduce a 4th mode **curvature** that provides scanlines + simulated screen curving, like good old CRT screens.
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