54points

Apple Cinema Display 20"

72points

ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

Apple Cinema Display 20"
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Apple Cinema Display 20" vs ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED
Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED
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72
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Why is Apple Cinema Display 20" better than ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED?

  • 40mm shorter
    410mmvs450mm
  • 65mm thinner
    174mmvs239mm
  • 85mm narrower
    471mmvs556mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED better than Apple Cinema Display 20"?

  • 11ms less response time
    5msvs16ms
  • 20% bigger screen size
    24"vs20"
  • 17.55% higher resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1680 x 1050px
  • 41W lower power consumption on operation
    24W vs65W
  • 50cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs250cd/m²
  • 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"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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

450mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

174mm

239mm

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5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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.

6.width

471mm

556mm

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340.5mm

Display

1.response time

16ms

5ms

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"

24"

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"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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.resolution

1680 x 1050px

1920 x 1080px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

5.has anti-glare coating
Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

170º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

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178º

Colors

1.luminance

250cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.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"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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

3.USB ports

3

3

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

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7

4.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 20"
ViewSonic VG2437mc-LED

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

24W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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