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Apple Thunderbolt Display

57points

Asus MB168B

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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Asus MB168B

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Asus MB168B?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a front camera
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is Asus MB168B better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 1ms less response time
    11msvs12ms
  • 245W lower power consumption on operation
    5W vs250W
  • 255mm shorter
    236mmvs491mm
  • 2W lower power consumption on standby
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 10kg lighter
    800gvs10800g
  • 199mm thinner
    8mmvs207mm
  • 271mm narrower
    379mmvs650mm

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General info

1.height

491mm

236mm

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3.9mm

2.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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.thickness

207mm

8mm

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5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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.weight

10.8kg

800g

Best

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4.5g

6.width

650mm

379mm

Best

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340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

12ms

11ms

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

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1ms

2.pixel density

109ppi

100.45ppi

Best

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

15.6"

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

Best

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1366 x 768px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

200cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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.USB ports

3

1

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

2.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

3.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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

250W

5W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

0W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B

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

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