56points

Apple Cinema HD Display

48points

Sony BVMF170

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Apple Cinema HD Display vs Sony BVMF170

Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

Why is Apple Cinema HD Display better than Sony BVMF170?

  • 20W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs110W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a DVI connector
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Sony BVMF170 better than Apple Cinema HD Display?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 260.6mm shorter
    282.4mmvs543mm
  • 0.3mm thinner
    214.7mmvs215mm
  • 3.87kg lighter
    8.6kgvs12470g
  • 252mm narrower
    436mmvs688mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports Ethernet

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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

282.4mm

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3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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

214.7mm

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5.5mm

5.weight

12.47kg

8.6kg

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4.5g

6.width

688mm

436mm

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340.5mm

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Display

1.screen size

29.7"

16.5"

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

Best

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108"

2.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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.

3.resolution

2560 x 1600px

1080 x 1920px

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7680 x 4320px

4.maximum horizontal viewing angle

170º

89º

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

Best

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178º

5.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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

6.maximum vertical viewing angle

170º

89º

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

100cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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
Sony BVMF170

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
Sony BVMF170

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

4.supports Ethernet
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple Cinema HD Display
Sony BVMF170

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

110W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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