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Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
Top 20%3,885 points
Top 20%
Top 5%4,618 points
Top 5%
Top 28%3,531 points
Top 28%
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
Top specs and features

Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Dell S2817Q 28" vs Philips 248C3LHSW/00: 29 facts in comparison

1. 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.
12ms
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 1ms
2ms
5ms

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
27.9"
23.6"

3. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
61% have it

4. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
86% have it

5. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
93.07W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
90W
16.6W

6. resolution

2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

7. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
84% have it

8. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
375cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
300cd/m²
300cd/m²

9. has anti-glare

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
28% have it

10. 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.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
34% have it

11. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 178º
170º
170º

12. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
80% have it

13. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
1W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.3W
0.3W

14. height

491mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
383.5mm
369mm

15. weight

10.8kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
5.03kg
3kg

16. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
70% have it

17. thickness

207mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
185.4mm
33mm

18. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
1074m
16.7m

19. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
76% have it

20. width

650mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
657.9mm
579mm

21. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34": 178º
160º
160º

22. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
35% have it

23. 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"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
10% have it

24. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
4% have it

25. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Philips 248C3LHSW/00
2% have it

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