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Acer G226HQL Bbd

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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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Acer G226HQL Bbd vs Apple Thunderbolt Display

Acer G226HQL Bbd
Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

Why is Acer G226HQL Bbd better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 228W lower power consumption on operation
    22W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.55W lower power consumption on standby
    0.45W vs2W
  • 8.8kg lighter
    2kgvs10800g
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 139.5mm narrower
    510.5mmvs650mm

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Acer G226HQL Bbd?

  • 25.58% bigger screen size
    27"vs21.5"
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 6.38% higher pixel density
    109ppivs102.46ppi
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 175cd/m² more luminance
    375cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • 88º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90º
  • 128º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs50º
  • Supports VESA mount

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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.Supports VESA mount
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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.weight

2kg

10.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

4.width

510.5mm

650mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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

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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.pixel density

102.46ppi

109ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

21.5"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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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.

5.has an IPS screen
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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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

90º

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

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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.contrast ratio

100000000:1

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

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

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Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

2.has a VGA connector
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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
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.supports thunderbolt
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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
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

22W

250W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.45W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has a front camera
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

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