Apple Thunderbolt DisplayAsus MB168B Plus
Top 35%570 points
Top 35%
Top 45%485 points
Top 45%
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Asus MB168B Plus: 24 facts in comparison

1. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
250W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
5W

2. 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
85% have it

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
15.6"

4. weight

10kg lighter.
10.8kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
800g

5. 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
33% have it

6. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1080 x 1920px

7. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
2W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0W

8. height

255mm shorter.
491mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
236mm

9. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
375cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
250cd/m²

10. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
140º

11. pixel density

29.55% higher pixel density.
109ppi
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 280ppi
141.21ppi

12. thickness

199mm thinner.
207mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
8mm

13. 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
34% have it

14. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
79% have it

15. 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
69% have it

16. width

271mm narrower.
650mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
379mm

17. supports thunderbolt

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
1% 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.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
120º

19. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
2% have it

20. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
3% 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
7% have it

22. supports portrait mode

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
11% have it

23. has FireWire

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
1% have it

24. has a glossy panel

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus MB168B Plus
8% have it
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