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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs NEC PA231W: 30 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
16ms
Samsung CHG70 32": 1ms
8ms

2. 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"
NEC PA231W
85% have it

3. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
65W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
46W

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
20"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
23"

5. 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"
NEC PA231W
60% have it

6. contrast ratio

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.
400:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

7. has anti-glare

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
NEC PA231W
27% have it

8. 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"
NEC PA231W
83% have it

9. 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"
NEC PA231W
33% have it

10. weight

3.6kg lighter.
6.6kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
10.2kg

11. 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"
NEC PA231W
56% have it

12. resolution

14.93% higher resolution.
1680 x 1050px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1920 x 1080px

13. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
3W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.2W

14. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
250cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
270cd/m²

15. height

87.4mm shorter.
410mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
322.6mm

16. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

17. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
NEC PA231W
34% have it

18. 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"
NEC PA231W
76% have it

19. thickness

100.3mm thinner.
174mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
73.7mm

20. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
1070m

21. width

72.6mm narrower.
471mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
543.6mm

22. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

23. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
NEC PA231W
2% have it

24. 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"
NEC PA231W
69% have it

25. has anti static

Anti-static protection prevents the display from building up static electricity.
Apple Cinema Display 20"
NEC PA231W
1% have it

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