53points

Apple Cinema HD Display

91points

Dell UltraSharp U3011

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Display vs Dell UltraSharp U3011

Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011
53
points
91
points

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than Dell UltraSharp U3011?

  • 110W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs200W
  • 6.5mm narrower
    688mmvs694.5mm
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Dell UltraSharp U3011 better than Apple Cinema HD Display?

  • 9ms less response time
    7msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 1.01% bigger screen size
    30"vs29.7"
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • Has a swivel stand

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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.Has a swivel stand
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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

3.height

543mm

481.3mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.thickness

215mm

211.3mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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.

6.weight

12.47kg

9.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

16ms

7ms

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.has an IPS screen
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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.

3.resolution

2560 x 1600px

2560 x 1600px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

4.screen size

29.7"

30"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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.

6.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

Colors

1.luminance

400cd/m²

370cd/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

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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

3.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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

5.USB ports

3

5

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
Dell UltraSharp U3011

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

200W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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