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Apple Thunderbolt Display

85points

Asus PA248Q

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Asus PA248Q

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Asus PA248Q?

  • 28mm thinner
    207mmvs235mm
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus PA248Q better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 6ms less response time
    6msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 224.6W lower power consumption on operation
    25.4W vs250W
  • 74.7mm shorter
    416.3mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs2W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 900g lighter
    9.9kgvs10800g

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General info

1.height

491mm

416.3mm

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3.9mm

2.thickness

207mm

235mm

Best

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5.5mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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.weight

10.8kg

9.9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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.

6.width

650mm

557.2mm

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340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

12ms

6ms

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.screen size

27"

24.1"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1200px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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

5.USB ports

3

5

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

6.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus PA248Q

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

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Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

25.4W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

1W

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 PA248Q

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

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