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Apple Cinema HD Display vs Asus PA279Q: 27 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
16ms
Samsung CHG70 32": 1ms
6ms

2. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
90W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
49W

3. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
85% have it

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
29.7"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27"

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
60% have it

6. supports total tilt

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
83% have it

7. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
33% have it

8. weight

2.47kg lighter.
12.47kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
10kg

9. resolution

11.11% higher resolution.
2560 x 1600px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
2560 x 1440px

10. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
56% have it

11. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
400cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
350cd/m²

12. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
3W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.5W

13. height

16mm shorter.
543mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
559mm

14. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

16. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
34% have it

17. thickness

25mm thinner.
215mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
240mm

18. Supports VESA mount

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
69% have it

19. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
1073.7m

20. width

47mm narrower.
688mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
641mm

21. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
41% have it

22. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
178º

23. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
3
Asus PA279Q: 7
7

24. supports PiP and PaP

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
9% have it

25. supports portrait mode

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
11% have it

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