77points

Apple LED Cinema Display 24"

93points

Dell S2817Q 28"

Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
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Dell S2817Q 28"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 24" vs Dell S2817Q 28"

Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"
77
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93
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Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 24" better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 83.86mm narrower
    574.04mmvs657.9mm
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Apple LED Cinema Display 24"?

  • 10ms less response time
    2msvs12ms
  • 16.25% bigger screen size
    27.9"vs24"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 3.07W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs93.07W
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 1057.3m more display colors
    1074mvs16.7m
  • 94.02mm shorter
    383.5mmvs477.52mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

477.52mm

383.5mm

Best

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3.9mm

3.thickness

198.12mm

185.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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 LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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.width

574.04mm

657.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

12ms

2ms

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

24"

27.9"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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 LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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 1440px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.has anti-glare coating
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

300cd/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

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

3.USB ports

3

2

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

4.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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

93.07W

90W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

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.

2.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
Dell S2817Q 28"

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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