56points

Apple Cinema HD Display

91points

Asus PB238Q

80points

Asus VE278Q

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Display vs Asus PB238Q vs Asus VE278Q

Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than Asus PB238Q & Asus VE278Q?

  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus PB238Q better than Apple Cinema HD Display & Asus VE278Q?

  • Power consumption operation
    22W vs90,45W
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Height
    323.7mmvs543,445.6mm
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs3,2W
  • Thickness
    57.6mmvs215,220mm
  • Weight
    5.5kgvs12470,6500g
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a VGA connector

Why is Asus VE278Q better than Apple Cinema HD Display & Asus PB238Q?

  • Response time
    2msvs16,6ms
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Supports PiP and PaP

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

543mm

323.7mm

445.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

215mm

57.6mm

220mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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 HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

12.47kg

5.5kg

6.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

16ms

6ms

2ms

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

29.7"

23"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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.

4.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1600px

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

170º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.luminance

400cd/m²

250cd/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

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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 HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

5.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

22W

45W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

0.5W

2W

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 stereo speakers
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
Apple Cinema HD Display
Asus PB238Q
Asus VE278Q

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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