78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

70points

Gateway HX2001L bmd

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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Gateway HX2001L bmd

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Gateway HX2001L bmd?

  • Supports total tilt
  • 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 Gateway HX2001L bmd better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 58.07W lower power consumption on operation
    35W vs93.07W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 135mm shorter
    356mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 42mm thinner
    165mmvs207mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 7.5kg lighter
    3.3kgvs10800g

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

356mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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.thickness

207mm

165mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

3.3kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

12ms

5ms

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"

20"

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"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

1600 x 900px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

170º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

35W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

1W

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"
Gateway HX2001L bmd

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

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