77points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

87points

Dell S2716DG

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Dell S2716DG

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG
77
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87
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Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Dell S2716DG?

  • Supports total tilt
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has FireWire

Why is Dell S2716DG better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 11ms less response time
    1msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 46.07W lower power consumption on operation
    47W vs93.07W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 128.5mm shorter
    362.5mmvs491mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • 6.4kg lighter
    4.4kgvs10800g

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

362.5mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

207mm

55.6mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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.

6.weight

10.8kg

4.4kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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"

27"

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"
Dell S2716DG

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

2560 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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 anti-glare coating
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

350cd/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"
Dell S2716DG

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 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

4.USB ports

3

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

5.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

47W

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

Features

1.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2716DG

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

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