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Hi, I have recently started using SSH, and I have seen files as @2x.png, and .png. I have seen and can understand .png, however @2x.png is unfamiliar to me. What
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    Hi, I have recently started using SSH, and I have seen files as @2x.png, and .png. I have seen and can understand .png, however @2x.png is unfamiliar to me. What are the differences between the two file extensions?

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    @2x is for retina display devices. Without those, the retina display devices will have overly large icons.

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    Alright, thank you.

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