53points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

95points

Dell UltraSharp U2713HM

Apple Cinema Display 20"
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29 facts in comparison

Apple Cinema Display 20" vs Dell UltraSharp U2713HM

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
53
points
95
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than Dell UltraSharp U2713HM?

  • 35W lower power consumption on operation
    65W vs100W
  • 26.3mm thinner
    174mmvs200.3mm
  • 168.3mm narrower
    471mmvs639.3mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2713HM better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 8ms less response time
    8msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 35% bigger screen size
    27"vs20"
  • 2.09x higher resolution
    2560 x 1440pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 100cd/m² more luminance
    350cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has anti-glare coating

General info

1.supports total tilt
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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 UltraSharp U2713HM
2.height
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Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

410mm

378.2mm

3.thickness
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Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

174mm

200.3mm

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

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
5.Supports VESA mount
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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 UltraSharp U2713HM
6.weight
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Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.6kg

5.6kg

Display

1.response time
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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

16ms

8ms

2.resolution
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

1680 x 1050px

2560 x 1440px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

20"

27"

4.has an IPS screen
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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.

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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 UltraSharp U2713HM
6.maximum horizontal viewing angle
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Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

170º

178º

Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

250cd/m²

350cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1070m

3.contrast ratio
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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

400:1

1000:1

Connectivity

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

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
2.has a DVI connector
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Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
3.USB version
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Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

2

3

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

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Dell UltraSharp U2713HM
5.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

3

5

6.has FireWire
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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 UltraSharp U2713HM

Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

65W

100W

2.power consumption on standby
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How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3W

0.5W

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