77points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

82points

LG 29UC88-B 29"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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LG 29UC88-B 29"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs LG 29UC88-B 29"

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"
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82
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Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than LG 29UC88-B 29"?

  • Has a swivel stand
  • 45.4mm thinner
    207mmvs252.4mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 50.9mm narrower
    650mmvs700.9mm
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is LG 29UC88-B 29" better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 7.41% bigger screen size
    29"vs27"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 53.07W lower power consumption on operation
    40W vs93.07W
  • 174.5mm shorter
    316.5mmvs491mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

316.5mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

207mm

252.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

6.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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"

29"

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"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

300cd/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"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.Has WiFi
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

40W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

2 x 7W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

3.supports PiP and PaP
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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.

4.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

5.has a radio
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
LG 29UC88-B 29"

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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