69points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

49points

Sony BVME250

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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Sony BVME250

Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than Sony BVME250?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2.2kg lighter
    10.8kgvs13000g
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is Sony BVME250 better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • Has a HDMI output
  • 105W lower power consumption on operation
    145W vs250W
  • 67mm shorter
    424mmvs491mm
  • 59mm thinner
    148mmvs207mm
  • 74mm narrower
    576mmvs650mm
  • Has a VGA connector

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General info

1.height

491mm

424mm

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2.thickness

207mm

148mm

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3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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.weight

10.8kg

13kg

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5.width

650mm

576mm

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6.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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.screen size

27"

24.62"

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

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2.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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.

3.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

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5.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

89º

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

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6.has an LED-backlit display
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

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Colors

1.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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 HDMI output
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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

3.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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
Sony BVME250

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

145W

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

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1.1W

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Features

1.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony BVME250

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

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