75points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

88points

HP DreamColor LP2480zx

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs HP DreamColor LP2480zx

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx
75
points
88
points

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than HP DreamColor LP2480zx?

  • 2W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs3W
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 1.7kg lighter
    10.8kgvs12500g
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is HP DreamColor LP2480zx better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 6ms less response time
    6msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 3.07W lower power consumption on operation
    90W vs93.07W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 983.3m more display colors
    1000mvs16.7m
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 116mm shorter
    375mmvs491mm
  • 109mm thinner
    98mmvs207mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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

375mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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.thickness

207mm

98mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.width

650mm

565mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.screen size

27"

24"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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

1000m

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"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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

4.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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

5.USB ports

3

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Power

1.power consumption operation

93.07W

90W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

3W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Features

1.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
HP DreamColor LP2480zx

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

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