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Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
Top 35%660 points
Top 35%
Top 61%395 points
Top 61%
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
Top specs and features

Apple Thunderbolt Display vs BenQ G951A: 24 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.
12ms
Acer Predator XB2 (XB252Q) 24.5": 1ms
5ms

2. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
19"

3. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
250W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
26W

4. 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
BenQ G951A
86% have it

5. resolution

2.84x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1440 x 900px

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
BenQ G951A
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
BenQ G951A
33% have it

8. luminance

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

9. contrast ratio

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.
1000:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
1000:1

10. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
80% have it

11. height

116.4mm shorter.
491mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
374.6mm

12. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
2W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
0.3W

13. 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
BenQ G951A
70% have it

14. thickness

43.1mm thinner.
207mm
LG 22EA53VQ: 5.5mm
163.9mm

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
BenQ G951A
76% have it

16. width

193.3mm narrower.
650mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
456.7mm

17. Has a swivel stand

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
35% have it

18. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
4% have it

19. 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
BenQ G951A
2% have it

20. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
2% 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
BenQ G951A
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
BenQ G951A
12% have it

23. has a glossy panel

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
BenQ G951A
8% have it

24. 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
BenQ G951A
2% have it

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