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Table 3 Comparisons of dot-base62x and colon hexadecimal

From: Dot-base62x: building a compact and user-friendly text representation scheme of ipv6 addresses for cloud computing

No. Fields Colon hexadecimal Dot-base62x
1 Encoding base Base 16 Base62x
2 Separator Colon (:) Dot, full stop (.)
3 Number of separators 7 5
4 Segments/groups 8 6
5 Format address length 39 27
6 Minimum length 2(::) 11(0.0.0.0.0.0)
7 Maximum length 45 47
8 Average length ~37 ~28
9 Bits operation Each 4 bits Each 6 bits
10 Format xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx xxxx.xxxx.yxx.xxxx.xxxx.yxx
11 Example 2001:DB8:0:2F3B:2AA:FF:FE28:9C5A W5ij.dTme.0.3z.Lx1J8.1x3x3
12 Variants Multiple forms Only one
13 Status IETF RFC Newly-invented