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Apple Thunderbolt Display

76points

HP LA1956x

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs HP LA1956x

Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than HP LA1956x?

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

Why is HP LA1956x better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 215W lower power consumption on operation
    35W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • Has anti-glare
  • 6mm shorter
    485mmvs491mm
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • Has a swivel stand

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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

485mm

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3.9mm

3.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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

4.thickness

207mm

47mm

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5.5mm

5.weight

10.8kg

4.5kg

Best

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4.5g

6.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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.

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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

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1280 x 1024px

Best

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7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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.has anti-glare
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

Anti-glare helps to reduce the external reflections of light coming from outside the display.

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

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1000cd/m²

2.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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 DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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
HP LA1956x

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

3.USB ports

3

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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
HP LA1956x

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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

35W

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

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP LA1956x

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

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