78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 24"

77points

NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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Apple LED Cinema Display 24" vs NEC PA231W-BK-SV

Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 24" better than NEC PA231W-BK-SV?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 720g lighter
    9.48kgvs10200g
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is NEC PA231W-BK-SV better than Apple LED Cinema Display 24"?

  • 4ms less response time
    8msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 47.07W lower power consumption on operation
    46W vs93.07W
  • 154.92mm shorter
    322.6mmvs477.52mm
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • 0.8W lower power consumption on standby
    0.2W vs1W
  • 124.42mm thinner
    73.7mmvs198.12mm
  • 30.44mm narrower
    543.6mmvs574.04mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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

477.52mm

322.6mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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.

4.thickness

198.12mm

73.7mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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

9.48kg

10.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

12ms

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

24"

23"

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"
NEC PA231W-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.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

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

375cd/m²

270cd/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

1070m

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"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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

4.supports color calibration
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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 HDMI output
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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

3.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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

93.07W

46W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

0.2W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

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

2.supports multicomputer control
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-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.

3.has a child lock
Apple LED Cinema Display 24"
NEC PA231W-BK-SV

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

For example

Asus VP228N 21.5"

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