C.8.5.6.1.13 Bits Allocated

For US Images, Bits Allocated (0028,0100) is specified to use the following values for specific Photometric Interpretations:

Table C.8-20US BITS ALLOCATED

Photometric Interpretation Bits Allocated Value
MONOCHROME2 8
RGB 8
YBR_FULL 8
YBR_FULL_422 8
YBR_PARTIAL_422 8
YBR_RCT 8
YBR_ICT 8
YBR_PARTIAL_420 8
PALETTE COLOR 8 - 8 bit palette, or 16 - 16 bit palette