68points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

60points

Hanns.G HL249DPB

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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Hanns.G HL249DPB

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB
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Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Hanns.G HL249DPB?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 4mm thinner
    207mmvs211mm
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is Hanns.G HL249DPB better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 226W lower power consumption on operation
    24W vs250W
  • 91mm shorter
    400mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • 66mm narrower
    584mmvs650mm
  • 7kg lighter
    3.8kgvs10800g
  • Has a VGA connector

Top specs and features

General info

1.height

491mm

400mm

Best

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3.9mm

2.thickness

207mm

211mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

584mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.weight

10.8kg

3.8kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

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

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.pixel density

109ppi

93ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

23.6"

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
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.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

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

Connectivity

1.has a DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

3.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

4.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

24W

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.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.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

2.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Hanns.G HL249DPB

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

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