78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

69points

Asus VP228N 21.5"

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Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Asus VP228N 21.5"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Asus VP228N 21.5"?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus VP228N 21.5" better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 11ms less response time
    1msvs12ms
  • 78.57W lower power consumption on operation
    14.5W vs93.07W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 487.1mm shorter
    3.9mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 7.6mm thinner
    199.4mmvs207mm
  • 7.3kg lighter
    3.5kgvs10800g

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

491mm

3.9mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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 VP228N 21.5"

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.thickness

207mm

199.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

10.8kg

3.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

12ms

1ms

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"

21.5"

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 VP228N 21.5"

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 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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.has anti-glare coating
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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 VP228N 21.5"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

2.has a DVI connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

4.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

14.5W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

0.5W

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 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

2.has a search browser
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

3.has a child lock
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

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

4.supports common interface
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Asus VP228N 21.5"

This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).

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