77points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

61points

Gateway KX2153 Abd

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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Gateway KX2153 Abd

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Gateway KX2153 Abd?

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

Why is Gateway KX2153 Abd better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 4ms less response time
    8msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 73.57W lower power consumption on operation
    19.5W vs93.07W
  • 215mm shorter
    276mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 164mm narrower
    486mmvs650mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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

276mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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.width

650mm

486mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

Display

1.response time

12ms

8ms

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"
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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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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 KX2153 Abd

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"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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 KX2153 Abd

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 KX2153 Abd

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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

19.5W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

Features

1.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Gateway KX2153 Abd

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

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