54points

Apple Cinema HD Display

96points

Asus PA279Q

92points

Dell S2817Q 28"

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Displayvs Asus PA279Qvs Dell S2817Q 28"

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"
54
points
Apple Cinema HD Display
96
points
Asus PA279Q
92
points
Dell S2817Q 28"

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than ...?

  • Bigger screen size
    ?

    29.7"vs27,27.9"
  • More luminance
    ?

    400cd/m²vs350,300cd/m²
  • Has a glossy panel
    ?
  • Has FireWire
    ?

Why is Asus PA279Q better than ...?

  • Lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    49W vs90,90W
  • Wider horizontal viewing angle
    ?

    178ºvs170,170º
  • Wider vertical viewing angle
    ?

    178ºvs170,160º
  • Has a swivel stand
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Narrower
    641mmvs688,657.9mm
  • Supports portrait mode
    ?
  • More USB ports
    ?

    7vs3,2

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than ...?

  • Less response time
    ?

    2msvs16,6ms
  • Higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1600,2560 x 1440px
  • Has anti-glare coating
    ?
  • More display colors
    ?

    1074mvs16.7,1073.7m
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Shorter
    383.5mmvs543,559mm
  • Lower power consumption on standby
    ?

    0.3W vs3,0.5W
  • Thinner
    185.4mmvs215,240mm

General info

1.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
Dell S2817Q 28"
2.shorter
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

543mm

559mm

383.5mm

3.thinner
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

215mm

240mm

185.4mm

4.Has a swivel stand
?

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

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"
5.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
Dell S2817Q 28"
6.lighter
?

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

12.47kg

10kg

5.03kg

Display

1. less 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.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

16ms

6ms

2ms

2. higher resolution
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1600px

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

3. bigger screen size
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

29.7"

27"

27.9"

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

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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
Dell S2817Q 28"
6. wider horizontal viewing angle
?

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

170º

178º

170º

Colors

1. more luminance
?

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

400cd/m²

350cd/m²

300cd/m²

2. more display colors
?

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1073.7m

1074m

Connectivity

1.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
Dell S2817Q 28"
2.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
Dell S2817Q 28"
3.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
Dell S2817Q 28"
4. more USB ports
?

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

3

7

2

5.has FireWire
?

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"

Power

1. lower power consumption on operation
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

90W

49W

90W

2. lower power consumption on standby
?

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3W

0.5W

0.3W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PA279Q
Dell S2817Q 28"
2.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
Dell S2817Q 28"

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