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Apple Cinema HD Display

74points

BenQ VW2430H

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Display vs BenQ VW2430H

Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than BenQ VW2430H?

  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is BenQ VW2430H better than Apple Cinema HD Display?

  • 12ms less response time
    4msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 50W lower power consumption on operation
    40W vs90W
  • 12.5x higher static contrast ratio
    5000:1vs400:1
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 114mm shorter
    429mmvs543mm
  • 2.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs3W

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

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

429mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

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.

4.thickness

215mm

193mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.weight

12.47kg

4.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

688mm

569mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

16ms

4ms

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"

24"

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
BenQ VW2430H

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.resolution

2560 x 1600px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.luminance

400cd/m²

250cd/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

5000:1

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

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
BenQ VW2430H

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

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

4.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
BenQ VW2430H

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

40W

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

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