69points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

77points

LG IPS237L

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs LG IPS237L

Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than LG IPS237L?

  • 2ms less response time
    12msvs14ms
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has an ambient light sensor

Why is LG IPS237L better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 221W lower power consumption on operation
    29W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 5000x higher static contrast ratio
    5000000:1vs1000:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 169.6mm shorter
    321.4mmvs491mm
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • 176.4mm thinner
    30.6mmvs207mm

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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

321.4mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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.thickness

207mm

30.6mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.weight

10.8kg

3.57kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

6.width

650mm

533mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

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Display

1.response time

12ms

14ms

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.screen size

27"

23"

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
LG IPS237L

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
LG IPS237L

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

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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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.contrast ratio

1000:1

5000000:1

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

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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

5.supports color calibration
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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 IPS237L

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

3.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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

4.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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

6.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG IPS237L

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

29W

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
LG IPS237L

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

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