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Apple Cinema Display 20"

64points

LG IPS277L

Apple Cinema Display 20"
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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs LG IPS277L

Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than LG IPS277L?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 152mm narrower
    471mmvs623mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is LG IPS277L better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 35% bigger screen size
    27"vs20"
  • 34W lower power consumption on operation
    31W vs65W
  • 17.55% higher resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • 12500x higher static contrast ratio
    5000000:1vs400:1
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 37mm shorter
    373mmvs410mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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

373mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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.

4.thickness

174mm

35mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.weight

6.6kg

5.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

471mm

623mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.screen size

20"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

2.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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.

3.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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.

4.resolution

1680 x 1050px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has anti-glare coating
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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

6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

400:1

5000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

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

4.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 20"
LG IPS277L

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

65W

31W

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

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