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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Asus VG278H: 34 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.

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 VG278H
85% have it

3. power consumption operation

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

4. screen size

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

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
60% have it

6. 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 Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
84% have it

7. 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 VG278H
33% have it

8. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
56% have it

9. weight

2.8kg lighter.

10. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
300cd/m²

11. power consumption on standby

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

12. height

53.2mm shorter.

13. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px

14. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
29% have it

15. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
76% have it

16. 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 VG278H
34% have it

17. maximum horizontal viewing angle

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

18. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
41% have it

19. width

7mm narrower.

20. thickness

42.7mm thinner.
249.7mm

21. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
79% have it

22. displays 3D with glasses

The device displays 3D images which you can only see with special 3D glasses. Unlike glasses-free 3D displays, the screens of these devices have larger viewing angles.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
4% have it

23. maximum vertical viewing angle

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

24. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

25. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VG278H
3% have it

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