56points

Apple Cinema HD Display

78points

LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Display vs LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"?

  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is LG 27MP38VQ-B 27" better than Apple Cinema HD Display?

  • 11ms less response time
    5msvs16ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 63W lower power consumption on operation
    27W vs90W
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • Has an LED-backlit display

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

393.7mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

4.thickness

215mm

203.2mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

4.4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

16ms

5ms

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"

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
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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

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Colors

1.luminance

400cd/m²

200cd/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

1000:1

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
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

4.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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

5.has an external memory slot
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

For example

Dell UltraSharp U2413 24"

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Power

1.power consumption operation

90W

27W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Apple Cinema HD Display
LG 27MP38VQ-B 27"

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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