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Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
Top 49%513 points
Top 49%
Top 6%944 points
Top 6%
Top 64%361 points
Top 64%
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
Top specs and features

Apple Cinema Display 20" vs Dell S2817Q 28" vs Sony PVM1741: 21 facts in comparison

1. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
20"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27.9"
16"

2. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
65W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
90W
90W

3. 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.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
86% have it

4. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
61% have it

5. resolution

1680 x 1050px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

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.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
84% 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.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
33% have it

8. has anti-glare

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
28% have it

9. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
80% have it

10. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
56% have it

11. 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.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
70% have it

12. weight

6.6kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
5.03kg
7.2kg

13. thickness

174mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
185.4mm
120.6mm

14. height

410mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
383.5mm
307.3mm

15. width

471mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
657.9mm
450mm

16. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
76% have it

17. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
41% have it

18. supports PiP and PaP

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.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
10% have it

19. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
4% have it

20. has a glossy panel

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
8% have it

21. has FireWire

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Sony PVM1741
2% have it

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