Burst mode

Burst mode may refer to:

*Burst mode (computing), a computer term for the repeated transmission of data by a device without waiting for additional input.
*Burst mode (firearm), a firing mode enabling a pre-determined number of rounds to be fired with a single pull of the trigger.
*Burst mode (photography), a mode of operating a camera that allows multiple snapshots to be taken in a single click of the shutter.
*Bursting (or burst mode), a rapid signaling mode in neurons.

in fiction:
*Burst mode, in the Digimon fictional universe, a type of digivolution used in Digimon Savers that surpasses the Mega level


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  • Burst mode (computing) — Burst mode (alternatively burst mode, with a hyphen) is a generic computing term referring to any situation in which a device is transmitting data repeatedly without waiting for input from another device or waiting for an internal process to… …   Wikipedia

  • Burst mode (firearm) — In automatic firearms, burst mode or burst fire is a firing mode enabling the shooter to fire a predetermined number of rounds (usually 3; sometimes 2 or 4) at a time with a single pull of the trigger this firing mode is commonly used in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Burst — may refer to: *Burst mode, a mode of operation where events occur in rapid succession **Burst transmission, a term in telecommunications **Burst switching, a feature of some packet switched networks **Bursting, a signaling mode of neurons*Burst… …   Wikipedia

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