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Apple Cinema HD Display

68points

NEC PA241W-BK-SV

Apple Cinema HD Display
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Apple Cinema HD Display vs NEC PA241W-BK-SV

Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than NEC PA241W-BK-SV?

  • 5W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs95W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.13kg lighter
    12.47kgvs13600g
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is NEC PA241W-BK-SV better than Apple Cinema HD Display?

  • 8ms less response time
    8msvs16ms
  • 2.5x higher static contrast ratio
    1000:1vs400:1
  • 8º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs170º
  • 164.4mm shorter
    378.6mmvs543mm
  • 2W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs3W
  • 130mm thinner
    85mmvs215mm
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 8º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs170º

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

378.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

215mm

85mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

13.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

16ms

8ms

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
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

1200 x 1920px

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.maximum vertical viewing angle

170º

178º

Vertical 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

360cd/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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

5.supports color calibration
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

3.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

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

95W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

3W

1W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.supports multicomputer control
Apple Cinema HD Display
NEC PA241W-BK-SV

This feature allows to connect several computers to one monitor and control it with just single keyboard and mouse, by using the monitor's built-in peripheral switcher.

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