54points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

70points

HP Pavilion 25xw

Apple Cinema Display 20"
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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs HP Pavilion 25xw

Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw
54
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70
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than HP Pavilion 25xw?

  • Supports total tilt
  • 14.1mm shorter
    410mmvs424.1mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 105.5mm narrower
    471mmvs576.5mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is HP Pavilion 25xw better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 9ms less response time
    7msvs16ms
  • 25% bigger screen size
    25"vs20"
  • 17.55% higher resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • 35W lower power consumption on operation
    30W vs65W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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

424.1mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

174mm

165.1mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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.width

471mm

576.5mm

Best

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340.5mm

6.weight

6.6kg

4.81kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

16ms

7ms

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

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1ms

2.screen size

20"

25"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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.

5.resolution

1680 x 1050px

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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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

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

Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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

3.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 20"
HP Pavilion 25xw

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

65W

30W

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

Best

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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

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