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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Philips 221TE4LB/00: 35 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.

2. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
85% have it

3. power consumption operation

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

4. screen size

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

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
60% have it

6. contrast ratio

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colour that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colours and more distinctive color gradation.

7. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
33% have it

8. weight

7.56kg lighter.

9. power consumption on standby

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

10. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
250cd/m²

11. height

146mm shorter.

12. resolution

1.78x higher resolution.
1920 x 1080px

13. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
76% have it

14. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
29% have it

15. maximum horizontal viewing angle

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

16. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
41% have it

17. pixel density

6.86% higher pixel density.

18. width

121mm narrower.

19. has LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colours and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
79% have it

20. thickness

169mm thinner.

21. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
3% have it

22. USB ports

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

23. Supports VESA mount

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.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
70% have it

24. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Philips 221TE4LB/00
2% have it

25. maximum vertical viewing angle

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

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