55points

Apple Cinema Display 23"

88points

Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Apple Cinema Display 23"
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Apple Cinema Display 23" vs Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB
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88
points

Why is Apple Cinema Display 23" better than Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB?

  • 10mm thinner
    187mmvs197mm
  • 164mm narrower
    536mmvs700mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB better than Apple Cinema Display 23"?

  • 2ms less response time
    14msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 26.09% bigger screen size
    29"vs23"
  • 56.7W lower power consumption on operation
    33.3W vs90W
  • 20% higher resolution
    2560 x 1080pxvs1920 x 1200px
  • 30cd/m² more luminance
    300cd/m²vs270cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

426mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

187mm

197mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

700mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

7.03kg

6.36kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

16ms

14ms

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.screen size

23"

29"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

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.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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 HDMI output
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

4.USB version

2

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

5.has FireWire
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

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

33.3W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Philips Brilliance 298X4QJAB

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

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