56points

Apple Cinema Display 23"

63points

NEC LCD1990SXI

Apple Cinema Display 23"
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Apple Cinema Display 23" vs NEC LCD1990SXI

Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

Why is Apple Cinema Display 23" better than NEC LCD1990SXI?

  • 2ms less response time
    16msvs18ms
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.97kg lighter
    7.03kgvs9000g
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is NEC LCD1990SXI better than Apple Cinema Display 23"?

  • 44W lower power consumption on operation
    46W vs90W
  • 1.5x higher static contrast ratio
    600:1vs400:1
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 119.7mm shorter
    330.3mmvs450mm
  • 2W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs3W
  • 107mm thinner
    80mmvs187mm
  • 8º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs170º

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

330.3mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

187mm

80mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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.Has a swivel stand
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

6.weight

7.03kg

9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

16ms

18ms

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

86ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

23"

19"

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 LCD1990SXI

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"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

1280 x 1024px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

270cd/m²

220cd/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

600:1

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 LCD1990SXI

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

5.supports color calibration
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

3.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

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

90W

46W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Cinema Display 23"
NEC LCD1990SXI

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

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