78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

80points

Asus PA246Q

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Asus PA246Q

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Asus PA246Q?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus PA246Q better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 6ms less response time
    6msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 25cd/m² more luminance
    400cd/m²vs375cd/m²
  • 1057m more display colors
    1073.7mvs16.7m
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 3.5kg lighter
    7.3kgvs10800g
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 91.6mm narrower
    558.4mmvs650mm

Top specs and features

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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.weight

10.8kg

7.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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.width

650mm

558.4mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

12ms

6ms

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

27"

24.1"

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 27"
Asus PA246Q

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 1440px

1920 x 1200px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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.

6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

400cd/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

1073.7m

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 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

4.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

5.USB ports

3

3

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA246Q

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

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