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Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27" vs Apple Thunderbolt Display: 27 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
4ms
Samsung CHG70 32": 1ms
12ms

2. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
85% have it

3. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
71.5W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
250W

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27"

5. contrast ratio

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colour that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colours and more distinctive color gradation.
100000000:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

6. supports total tilt

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.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
83% have it

7. has an IPS screen

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.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
33% have it

8. weight

3.81kg lighter.
6.99kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
10.8kg

9. resolution

2.25x higher resolution.
3840 x 2160px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
2560 x 1440px

10. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.4W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
2W

11. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
300cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
375cd/m²

12. height

89.6mm shorter.
401.4mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
491mm

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
29% have it

14. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
34% have it

15. width

36mm narrower.
614mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
650mm

16. thickness

61.4mm thinner.
268.4mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
207mm

17. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
79% have it

18. Supports VESA mount

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.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
69% have it

19. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4
Asus PA279Q: 7
3

20. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
2% have it

21. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 2W
Apple Thunderbolt Display: 2 x 24.5W
2 x 24.5W

22. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
3% have it

23. supports thunderbolt

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
1% have it

24. has an ambient light sensor

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
7% have it

25. supports portrait mode

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
Acer Predator XB1 (XB271HK) 27"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
11% have it

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