67points

Acer FT200HQL

67points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

Acer FT200HQL
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Acer FT200HQL vs Apple Thunderbolt Display

Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display
67
points
67
points

Why is Acer FT200HQL better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 233.2W lower power consumption on operation
    16.8W vs250W
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 1.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs2W
  • 138mm shorter
    353mmvs491mm
  • 179mm narrower
    471mmvs650mm
  • 8.01kg lighter
    2.79kgvs10800g
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Acer FT200HQL?

  • 35% bigger screen size
    27"vs20"
  • 2.56x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1600 x 900px
  • 175cd/m² more luminance
    375cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 18º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs160º
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a front camera

Top specs and features

General info

1.height

353mm

491mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

2.Supports VESA mount
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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.

3.width

471mm

650mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

4.weight

2.79kg

10.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.supports portrait mode
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Display

1.response time

5ms

12ms

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.screen size

20"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.resolution

1600 x 900px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

375cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

2.has a VGA connector
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

3.supports Ethernet
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.supports thunderbolt
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

5.has FireWire
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

16.8W

250W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.3W

2W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has a front camera
Acer FT200HQL
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

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