72points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

94points

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"?

  • 75cd/m² more luminance
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    375cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • 36.93W lower power consumption on operation
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    93.07W vs130W
  • Has a VGA connector
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  • Supports Ethernet
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  • Has a front camera
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  • Has a glossy panel
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  • Has an ambient light sensor
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  • Has FireWire
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Why is Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 6ms less response time
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    6msvs12ms
  • Has an HDMI output
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  • 1057.3m more display colors
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    1074mvs16.7m
  • Has anti-glare coating
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  • 127.8mm shorter
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    363.2mmvs491mm
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
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    0.3W vs1W
  • 6.3mm thinner
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    200.7mmvs207mm
  • Supports PiP and PaP
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Price comparison

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDell UP2716D 27" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$496.99
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD ...DELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD IPS Matt Black,Silver computer monitor
Amazon logo
$1,049.24

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
3.height

491mm

363.2mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.thickness

207mm

200.7mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.width

650mm

612.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.

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.
2.resolution

2560 x 1440px

2560 x 1440px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

27"

27"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.
5.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
6.has anti-glare coating
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
2.display colors

16.7m

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has an HDMI output
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.USB ports

3

4

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
5.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
6.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Power

1.operating power consumption

93.07W

130W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.power consumption in standby mode

1W

0.3W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Features

1.supports PiP and PaP
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
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.
2.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Price comparison

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

ProductStorePrice
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDell UP2716D 27" Screen LED-Lit Monitor
Amazon logo
$496.99
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27" AmazonDELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD ...DELL UltraSharp UP2716D 27" 2K Ultra HD IPS Matt Black,Silver computer monitor
Amazon logo
$1,049.24

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