68points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

82points

LG 29UC88-B 29"

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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LG 29UC88-B 29"
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs LG 29UC88-B 29"

Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"
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82
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Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than LG 29UC88-B 29"?

  • 45.4mm thinner
    207mmvs252.4mm
  • 50.9mm narrower
    650mmvs700.9mm
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is LG 29UC88-B 29" better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 7.41% bigger screen size
    29"vs27"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 210W lower power consumption on operation
    40W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 174.5mm shorter
    316.5mmvs491mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

316.5mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

207mm

252.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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.

5.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.width

650mm

700.9mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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

95ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

29"

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
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

2560 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

300cd/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
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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
LG 29UC88-B 29"

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.Has WiFi
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

40W

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.has stereo speakers
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

2.supports PiP and PaP
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

3.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

2 x 7W

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

4.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

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

5.has a radio
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG 29UC88-B 29"

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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