Advantages of the RGB color model
  • No transformation is required to display information on the screen, for this reason, it is considered as the base color space for various applications.
  • It is used in video display because of additive property.
  • It is a computationally practical system.
Disadvantages of the RGB color model
  • It is non-useful for object specification and recognition of colors.
  • It is difficult to determine a specific color in the RGB model.
  • It is a hardware-oriented system.
Advantages of the CMYK color model
  • Commonly used for production printer color.
Disadvantages of the CMYK color model
  • It is a subtractive model, the components are pigments or inks, not color.