56points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

53points

Sony PVM1741

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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs Sony PVM1741

Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than Sony PVM1741?

  • 25W lower power consumption on operation
    65W vs90W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 600g lighter
    6.6kgvs7200g
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Sony PVM1741 better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 17.55% higher resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 102.7mm shorter
    307.3mmvs410mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 53.4mm thinner
    120.6mmvs174mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 21mm narrower
    450mmvs471mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

307.3mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

120.6mm

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5.5mm

5.weight

6.6kg

7.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

471mm

450mm

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Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.screen size

20"

16"

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"
Sony PVM1741

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.resolution

1680 x 1050px

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

4.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

5.has a glossy panel
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

5.supports Ethernet
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 20"
Sony PVM1741

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

90W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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