69points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

80points

Asus VS229H-P

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Asus VS229H-P

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P
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80
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Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Asus VS229H-P?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is Asus VS229H-P better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 214W lower power consumption on operation
    36W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 50000x higher static contrast ratio
    50000000:1vs1000:1
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has a DVI connector

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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.

3.weight

10.8kg

3.08kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

4.width

650mm

514.5mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Display

1.pixel density

109ppi

102.46ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

12ms

5ms

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

3.screen size

27"

21.5"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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 VS229H-P

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.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

50000000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

5.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

36W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Asus VS229H-P

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

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