55points

Apple Cinema Display 23"

78points

Dell P2412H

Apple Cinema Display 23"
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Apple Cinema Display 23" vs Dell P2412H

Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H
55
points
78
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 23" better than Dell P2412H?

  • 32mm narrower
    536mmvs568mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Dell P2412H better than Apple Cinema Display 23"?

  • 11ms less response time
    5msvs16ms
  • 4.35% bigger screen size
    24"vs23"
  • 40W lower power consumption on operation
    50W vs90W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 80mm shorter
    370mmvs450mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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

450mm

370mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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

536mm

568mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7.03kg

4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.pixel density

98ppi

92ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23"

24"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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.

6.resolution

1920 x 1200px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

270cd/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

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

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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 23"
Dell P2412H

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

Asus PA279Q

7

4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

5.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Dell P2412H

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

90W

50W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

0.1W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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