83points

Acer G7 G257HU 25"

78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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Acer G7 G257HU 25" vs Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

Why is Acer G7 G257HU 25" better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 8ms less response time
    4msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 57.07W lower power consumption on operation
    36W vs93.07W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 148.1mm shorter
    342.9mmvs491mm
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Has stereo speakers

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Acer G7 G257HU 25"?

  • 8% bigger screen size
    27"vs25"
  • 25cd/m² more luminance
    375cd/m²vs350cd/m²
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 46W more audio output power
    2 x 24.5Wvs2 x 1.5W
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a front camera
  • Has an ambient light sensor

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

342.9mm

491mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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.

4.Has a swivel stand
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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.thickness

184.9mm

207mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

3.5kg

10.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

4ms

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

25"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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 G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

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Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

375cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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 G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

2.has a DVI connector
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

4.supports Ethernet
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

36W

93.07W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

1W

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 stereo speakers
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

2.audio output power

2 x 1.5W

2 x 24.5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

3.supports PiP and PaP
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

4.has a front camera
Acer G7 G257HU 25"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

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

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