74points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

79points

Sharp PN-K321

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Sharp PN-K321

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
74
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79
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Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Sharp PN-K321?

  • Supports total tilt
  • 25cd/m² more luminance
    375cd/m²vs350cd/m²
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2º wider horizontal viewing angle
    178ºvs176º
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 2º wider vertical viewing angle
    178ºvs176º
  • Has a VGA connector
  • 100mm narrower
    650mmvs750mm

Why is Sharp PN-K321 better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • 4ms less response time
    8msvs12ms
  • 14.81% bigger screen size
    31"vs27"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 0.07W lower power consumption on operation
    93W vs93.07W
  • 1053.3m more display colors
    1070mvs16.7m
  • 50mm shorter
    441mmvs491mm
  • 172mm thinner
    35mmvs207mm

General info

1.supports total tilt
?

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.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
2.height
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Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

491mm

441mm

3.thickness
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Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

207mm

35mm

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
5.Supports VESA mount
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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.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
6.weight
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Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

10.8kg

7.5kg

Display

1.response time
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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

12ms

8ms

2.resolution
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Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

2560 x 1440px

3840 x 2160px

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

27"

31"

4.has an IPS screen
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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.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
6.maximum horizontal viewing angle
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Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

178º

176º

Colors

1.luminance
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Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

375cd/m²

350cd/m²

2.display colors
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Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

16.7m

1070m

3.has an ambient light sensor
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An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321

Connectivity

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
3.has a VGA connector
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VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
4.supports Ethernet
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Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321
5.has FireWire
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A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321

Power

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

93.07W

93W

Features

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

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
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Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sharp PN-K321

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