Apple LED Cinema Display 27"Sony BVME170
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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Sony BVME170: 24 facts in comparison

1. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
85% have it

2. power consumption operation

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

3. screen size

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

4. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
60% have it

5. 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"
Sony BVME170
84% have it

6. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
33% have it

7. weight

2.3kg lighter.

8. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
100cd/m²

9. height

208.6mm shorter.

10. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px

11. supports swivel

Swivel is the ability for the monitor head to be rotated left or right. This enables users to share screen images without causing visual distortion.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
34% have it

12. maximum horizontal viewing angle

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

13. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
76% have it

14. width

214mm narrower.

15. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
79% have it

16. thickness

7.7mm thinner.
214.7mm

17. Supports VESA mount

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"
Sony BVME170
70% have it

18. maximum vertical viewing angle

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

19. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
3% have it

20. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
2% have it

21. has an ambient light sensor

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"
Sony BVME170
7% have it

22. supports digital input

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
17% have it

23. has a glossy panel

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony BVME170
8% have it

24. has FireWire

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"
Sony BVME170
1% have it

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