57points

Acer CB CB280HK 28"

77points

NEC PA231W

Acer CB CB280HK 28"
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Acer CB CB280HK 28" vs NEC PA231W

Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Why is Acer CB CB280HK 28" better than NEC PA231W?

  • 7ms less response time
    1msvs8ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • Supports color calibration
  • Supports common interface
  • Supports portrait mode

Why is NEC PA231W better than Acer CB CB280HK 28"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • 58.4mm shorter
    322.6mmvs381mm
  • 170.9mm thinner
    73.7mmvs244.6mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 115mm narrower
    543.6mmvs658.6mm
  • Supports multicomputer control

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General info

1.supports total tilt
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Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.

2.height

381mm

322.6mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

244.6mm

73.7mm

Best

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5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

5.Supports VESA mount
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.

6.width

658.6mm

543.6mm

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Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

1ms

8ms

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.

Best

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1ms

2.screen size

28"

23"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
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NEC PA231W

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

4.has an IPS screen
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

5.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

270cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

5.supports color calibration
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

1

0

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.has a DVI connector
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

4.has a VGA connector
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NEC PA231W

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

5.has FireWire
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NEC PA231W

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

For example

Dell S2316H 23"

6.Is DLNA certified
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NEC PA231W

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

Samsung T23B550EW

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.supports PiP and PaP
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

3.has a front camera
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

4.has DTS Surround
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

5.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.has a search browser
Acer CB CB280HK 28"
NEC PA231W

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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