61points

Acer GN GN246HL 24"

54points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

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Acer GN GN246HL 24" vs Apple Cinema Display 20"

Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"
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54
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Why is Acer GN GN246HL 24" better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 15ms less response time
    1msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 42W lower power consumption on operation
    23W vs65W
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 67.1mm shorter
    342.9mmvs410mm
  • 2.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs3W
  • 3.53kg lighter
    3.07kgvs6600g

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than Acer GN GN246HL 24"?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 5.1mm thinner
    174mmvs179.1mm
  • 92.9mm narrower
    471mmvs563.9mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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

410mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

179.1mm

174mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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.Has a swivel stand
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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"

6.width

563.9mm

471mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

1ms

16ms

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

24"

20"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1680 x 1050px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an LED-backlit display
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

6.displays 3D with glasses
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.

For example

Asus VG278H 27"

Colors

1.luminance

350cd/m²

250cd/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.contrast ratio

1000:1

400:1

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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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

2.has a DVI connector
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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

3.has FireWire
Acer GN GN246HL 24"
Apple Cinema Display 20"

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

23W

65W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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