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Apple Thunderbolt Display

93points

Samsung CJ791

Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Samsung CJ791

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Samsung CJ791?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Supports VESA mount
  • 157.7mm narrower
    650mmvs807.7mm
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has FireWire

Why is Samsung CJ791 better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 8ms less response time
    4msvs12ms
  • 25.93% bigger screen size
    34"vs27"
  • Has a HDMI output
  • 195W lower power consumption on operation
    55W vs250W
  • 34.38% higher resolution
    3440 x 1440pxvs2560 x 1440px
  • 0.55% higher pixel density
    109.6ppivs109ppi
  • Supports total tilt
  • 3x higher static contrast ratio
    3000:1vs1000:1

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General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

363.2mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

167.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

5.Has a swivel stand
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

6.weight

10.8kg

7.62kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

12ms

4ms

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

109.6ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

34"

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
Samsung CJ791

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
Samsung CJ791

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

3440 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

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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.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.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

4.supports color calibration
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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
Samsung CJ791

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
Samsung CJ791

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

3.has a DVI connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

4.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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″

5.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

6.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

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Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

55W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

0.3W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

3.has a sleep timer
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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
Samsung CJ791

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 DTS Surround
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

5.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

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

6.has a search browser
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Samsung CJ791

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

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