78points

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"

54points

Sony LMD1541W

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Apple LED Cinema Display 27" vs Sony LMD1541W

Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

Why is Apple LED Cinema Display 27" better than Sony LMD1541W?

  • Supports total tilt
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Sony LMD1541W better than Apple LED Cinema Display 27"?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 43.07W lower power consumption on operation
    50W vs93.07W
  • 230.4mm shorter
    260.6mmvs491mm
  • 5.6kg lighter
    5.2kgvs10800g
  • 137mm thinner
    70mmvs207mm
  • 279.8mm narrower
    370.2mmvs650mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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

260.6mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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"
Sony LMD1541W

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

70mm

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LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

10.8kg

5.2kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.screen size

27"

15"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

2.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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.

3.has an IPS screen
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

768 x 1280px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

89º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.has an ambient light sensor
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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

3.supports Ethernet
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.has FireWire
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

93.07W

50W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

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Features

1.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

1 x 0.5W

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

2.has a front camera
Apple LED Cinema Display 27"
Sony LMD1541W

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

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