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Apple Thunderbolt Display

78points

BenQ BL902M

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs BenQ BL902M

Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than BenQ BL902M?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is BenQ BL902M better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 224.2W lower power consumption on operation
    25.8W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 58.7mm shorter
    432.3mmvs491mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 1.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs2W
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 26.3mm thinner
    180.7mmvs207mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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.height

491mm

432.3mm

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3.9mm

3.thickness

207mm

180.7mm

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5.5mm

4.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

5.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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.weight

10.8kg

3.5kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.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

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1ms

2.screen size

27"

19"

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

Best

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108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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.

5.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1280 x 1024px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

170º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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

1000:1

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.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

2.has a DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

5.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

25.8W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

0.3W

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 stereo speakers
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

2 x 1W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

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Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

3.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ BL902M

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

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