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Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
Top 49%520 points
Top 49%
Top 30%705 points
Top 30%
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
Top specs and features

Apple Cinema HD Display vs Samsung T27B550EW: 34 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
16ms
Acer Predator XB2 (XB252Q) 24.5": 1ms
5ms

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
29.7"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27"

3. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
61% have it

4. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
86% have it

5. resolution

1.98x higher resolution.
2560 x 1600px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1920 x 1080px

6. supports total tilt

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
84% have it

7. contrast ratio

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.
400:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

8. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
400cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
300cd/m²

9. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
170º

10. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
80% have it

11. thickness

37mm thinner.
215mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
252mm

12. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
56% have it

13. Supports VESA mount

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
70% have it

14. weight

6.87kg lighter.
12.47kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
5.6kg

15. height

76mm shorter.
543mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
467mm

16. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
170º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
160º

17. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
30% have it

18. width

38mm narrower.
688mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
650mm

19. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
76% have it

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
41% have it

21. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
3
Asus PA279Q: 7
2

22. supports PiP and PaP

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.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
10% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
6% have it

24. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
4% have it

25. has DTS Surround

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.
Apple Cinema HD Display
Samsung T27B550EW
2% have it

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