56points

Apple Cinema Display 23"

68points

NEC AS241W

Apple Cinema Display 23"
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Apple Cinema Display 23" vs NEC AS241W

Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W
56
points
68
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 23" better than NEC AS241W?

  • 20mm narrower
    536mmvs556mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is NEC AS241W better than Apple Cinema Display 23"?

  • 11ms less response time
    5msvs16ms
  • 4.35% bigger screen size
    24"vs23"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 67W lower power consumption on operation
    23W vs90W
  • 30cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs270cd/m²
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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

343.2mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

187mm

50.9mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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.weight

7.03kg

4.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

536mm

556mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.pixel density

98ppi

94ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.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

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"
NEC AS241W

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.resolution

1920 x 1200px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

Colors

1.luminance

270cd/m²

300cd/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.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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 23"
NEC AS241W

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

4.USB ports

3

0

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

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

23W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

0.45W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC AS241W

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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