Inches to Pixels Converter
An inch is a commonly used length measurement unit. It is also being used in web, digital and print media. This Inches to Pixels Converter is a free online tool you can use to effeciently convert inches to pixels.
How to Use the Inches to Pixels Converter
There are things you need to know first before you start converting inches to pixels.
As previously elaborated in Pixels to Inches Converter, you must first determine the PPI (or DPI or Resolution) of the device or printer you want to use.
Note: PPI, Resolution and DPI are basically the same measurements. It's just that resolution or PPI (pixels per inch) are used on digital design or web while DPI (dots per inch) is a term used for printers and output devices. It's like saying 1px = 1dot.
For web works, 1 inch is equal to 96px or 96 pixels per inch (PPI). What this means is that a 96px width on your screen looks exact same on a 1 inch width in the real world.
On the other hand, if you are working on digital designs or print media, you may want to get PPI of your monitor or your printer's DPI if you are going to print your design. This depends where you use this inches to pixels conversion result.
Let's say you are working on a graphic design that would soon be printed on an A4 photo paper. You can get the DPI of your printer and the dimensions of the A4 photo paper into inches. Then use the converter above to compute the equivalent dimensions in pixels.
Steps to Use the Converter
- Step 1: Enter the PPI.
- Step 2: Input the inches value you want to convert to pixels.
- Step 3: Press enter key or click the convert button to get it's pixels equivalent.
Inches to Pixels Conversion Table
These are the commonly used inches to pixels conversions:
How to Convert Inches to Pixels
To get the pixel equivalent of an inch value, there are 2 things you need to have:
- 1. px value
- 2. PPI or pixels per inch
Pixels to Inches Formula:
pixels = inches * PPI