69points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

77points

LG W3000H

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs LG W3000H

Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than LG W3000H?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • 51mm narrower
    650mmvs701mm
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is LG W3000H better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 11.11% bigger screen size
    30"vs27"
  • 208W lower power consumption on operation
    42W vs250W
  • 11.11% higher resolution
    2560 x 1600pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 3x higher static contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000:1
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 14.5mm shorter
    476.5mmvs491mm
  • 1W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs2W

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General info

1.height

491mm

476.5mm

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3.9mm

2.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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.

3.thickness

207mm

83mm

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5.5mm

4.weight

10.8kg

1.23kg

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4.5g

5.width

650mm

701mm

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340.5mm

6.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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.pixel density

109ppi

100.63ppi

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280ppi

3.screen size

27"

30"

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

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108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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 W3000H

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 1600px

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7680 x 4320px

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Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

370cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

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1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

3000:1

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.

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100000000:1

3.display colors

16.7m

16.7m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

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1074m

4.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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
LG W3000H

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

2.USB ports

3

4

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

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

3.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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

5.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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

42W

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

Best

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1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

1W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

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0W

3.has a sleep timer
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
LG W3000H

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

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