69points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

45points

Gateway KX1953 b

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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Gateway KX1953 b

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Gateway KX1953 b?

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

Why is Gateway KX1953 b better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 233.8W lower power consumption on operation
    16.2W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 215mm shorter
    276mmvs491mm
  • 188mm narrower
    462mmvs650mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

276mm

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3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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.

4.width

650mm

462mm

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5.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

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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.

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1ms

2.screen size

27"

19.5"

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

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3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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
Gateway KX1953 b

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

1600 x 900px

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7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

90º

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

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178º

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

200cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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2.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

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1074m

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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 VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

2.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

3.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

16.2W

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

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1.1W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Gateway KX1953 b

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

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