74points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

96points

Asus PA279Q

88points

Dell UltraSharp U2711

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27"vs Asus PA279Qvs Dell UltraSharp U2711

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
74
points
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
96
points
Asus PA279Q
88
points
Dell UltraSharp U2711

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than ...?

  • More luminance
    ?

    375cd/m²vs350,350cd/m²
  • 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 PA279Q better than ...?

  • Lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    49W vs93.07,113W
  • More display colors
    ?

    1073.7mvs16.7,1070m
  • Lower power consumption on standby
    ?

    0.5W vs1,2W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Supports PiP and PaP
    ?
  • Narrower
    641mmvs650,694.5mm
  • More USB ports
    ?

    7vs3,5
  • Supports portrait mode
    ?

Why is Dell UltraSharp U2711 better than ...?

  • Has anti-glare coating
    ?
  • Shorter
    385.7mmvs491,559mm
  • Thinner
    93mmvs207,240mm
  • Lighter
    9.3kgvs10800,10000g

General info

1.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 LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
2.shorter
?

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

491mm

559mm

385.7mm

3.thinner
?

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

207mm

240mm

93mm

4.Has a swivel stand
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
5.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 LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
6.lighter
?

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

10.8kg

10kg

9.3kg

Display

1. less 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.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

12ms

6ms

6ms

2. higher resolution
?

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

3. bigger screen size
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

27"

27"

27"

4.has an IPS screen
?

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
6. wider horizontal viewing angle
?

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

178º

178º

178º

Colors

1. more luminance
?

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

375cd/m²

350cd/m²

350cd/m²

2. more display colors
?

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1073.7m

1070m

3.has an ambient light sensor
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
2.has a DVI connector
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
3.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 LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
4.has a VGA connector
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
5. more USB ports
?

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

3

7

5

6.supports Ethernet
?

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711

Power

1. lower power consumption on operation
?

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

93.07W

49W

113W

2. lower power consumption on standby
?

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

1W

0.5W

2W

Features

1.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.

For example

Samsung C43J89 43"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
2.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 LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711
3.has a front camera
?

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus PA279Q
Dell UltraSharp U2711

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