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Acer G6 G236HL 23"

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Apple Thunderbolt Display

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
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Acer G6 G236HL 23" vs Apple Thunderbolt Display

Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

Why is Acer G6 G236HL 23" better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 224W lower power consumption on operation
    26W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 158.3mm shorter
    332.7mmvs491mm
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 8.4kg lighter
    2.4kgvs10800g

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Acer G6 G236HL 23"?

  • 17.39% bigger screen size
    27"vs23"
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 14.74% higher pixel density
    109ppivs95ppi
  • 1.67x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs600:1
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 175cd/m² more luminance
    375cd/m²vs200cd/m²
  • 88º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs90º
  • 128º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs50º

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

332.7mm

491mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

4.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.

5.thickness

167.9mm

207mm

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5.5mm

6.weight

2.4kg

10.8kg

Best

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4.5g

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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

95ppi

109ppi

Best

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280ppi

3.screen size

23"

27"

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

Best

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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.resolution

1920 x 1080px

2560 x 1440px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

200cd/m²

375cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

600:1

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

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100000000:1

3.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 HDMI output
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

2.has a DVI connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

3.has a VGA connector
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

4.supports Ethernet
Acer G6 G236HL 23"
Apple Thunderbolt Display

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.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.

6.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

26W

250W

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

Best

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1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

2W

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

Best

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0W

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

2.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.

3.has DTS Surround
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

For example

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4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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"

5.has a search browser
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.supports Dolby Virtual
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Apple Thunderbolt Display

Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.

For example

Asus 27T1EH

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