54points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

90points

Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

Apple Cinema Display 20"
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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"
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points
90
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"?

  • 35W lower power consumption on operation
    65W vs100W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 123mm thinner
    174mmvs297mm
  • 4.6kg lighter
    6.6kgvs11200g
  • 358mm narrower
    471mmvs829mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34" better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 11ms less response time
    5msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 1.7x bigger screen size
    34"vs20"
  • 2.81x higher resolution
    3440 x 1440pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has anti-glare coating

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

410mm

323mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

174mm

297mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

6.width

471mm

829mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

16ms

5ms

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

20"

34"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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.resolution

1680 x 1050px

3440 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

300cd/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

1073.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

400:1

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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.USB ports

3

4

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.USB version

2

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

Power

1.power consumption operation

65W

100W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

2.has DTS Surround
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

3.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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"

4.has a search browser
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

5.supports Dolby Digital MS10
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

If a device supports Dolby Digital MS10 it can decode Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.has a child lock
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Asus ROG Swift PG348Q 34"

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

For example

Asus VP228N 21.5"

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