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International Envelope Series




X8 paper dimensions


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2A046.81 x 66.221189 x 1682119 x 1683370 x 4768
A120.51 x 0.7113 x 181 x 237 x 51
4A066.22 x 93.621682 x 2378168 x 2384768 x 6741
A110.71 x 1.0218 x 262 x 351 x 74
A101.02 x 1.4626 x 373 x 474 x 105
A3+12.95 x 19.02329 x 48333 x 48933 x 1369
A1+23.98 x 35.98609 x 91461 x 911726 x 2591
A0+35.98 x 50.87914 x 129291 x 1292591 x 3662
A64.13 x 5.83105 x 14811 x 15298 x 420
A55.83 x 8.27148 x 21015 x 21420 x 595
A48.27 x 11.69210 x 29721 x 30595 x 842
A311.69 x 16.54297 x 42030 x 42842 x 1191
A91.46 x 2.0537 x 524 x 5105 x 147
A216.54 x 23.39420 x 59442 x 591191 x 1684
A82.05 x 2.9152 x 745 x 7147 x 210
A123.39 x 33.11594 x 84159 x 841684 x 2384
A72.91 x 4.1374 x 1057 x 11210 x 298
A033.11 x 46.81841 x 118984 x 1192384 x 3370

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Interesting facts about X8

1: X8 paper is part of the ISO 216 standard

X8 paper is a specific size that falls under the ISO 216 standard, which is an international system for paper sizes. This standard was first introduced in 1975 and has been widely adopted around the world.

2: X8 paper is commonly known as A8

The X series of paper sizes, including X8, are often referred to as their corresponding A series sizes. Therefore, X8 paper is commonly known as A8. The A series sizes are widely used for various purposes such as printing, stationery, and office supplies.

3: The dimensions of X8 paper

X8 or A8 paper measures approximately 52mm x 74mm (2.05 inches x 2.91 inches). It is one of the smallest standardized paper sizes available.

4: Common uses for X8/A8 paper

X8 or A8 paper is often used for specialized purposes such as creating small notepads, pocket-sized notebooks, or miniature sketches. Its compact size makes it convenient to carry around and jot down quick notes on the go.

5: Historical origins of ISO 216 standard

The ISO 216 standard for paper sizes has its roots in a German standard called DIN (Deutsches Institut für Normung) introduced in the early twentieth century. The DIN system aimed to establish a consistent set of proportions between different sheet sizes.

6: The relationship between different ISO series

The ISO standards define several series of papers with different aspect ratios. For example, the A series has an aspect ratio of 1:√2, while the B series has an aspect ratio of 1:√2. The C series, used for envelopes, is designed to perfectly fit A series sheets.

7: X8 paper and the Golden Ratio

The ISO 216 standard, including X8 paper, is based on the concept of the Golden Ratio. The Golden Ratio is a mathematical ratio often found in nature and art. It provides aesthetically pleasing proportions and is believed to enhance visual harmony.

8: X8 paper's rarity

X8 or A8 paper is relatively rare compared to larger sizes like A4 or Letter. Its small dimensions make it less commonly used in everyday printing or office tasks. However, it still serves niche purposes where compactness is essential.

9: Variations in X8 paper availability

The availability of X8 or A8 paper may vary depending on your location and local printing standards. While it might be more prevalent in countries that adhere strictly to ISO standards, it could be harder to find in regions with different traditional sizing conventions.

10: Customization options for X8/A8 paper

If you require specific quantities or designs using X8 or A8 paper, professional printers can assist you with customization options such as color printing, logo placement, and binding techniques suitable for this small format.