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Top 35%
Top 61%343 points
Top 61%
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Sony LMD1530W: 23 facts in comparison

1. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
250W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
40W

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
Sony LMD1530W
85% have it

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
27"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
15"

4. 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
Sony LMD1530W
60% have it

5. weight

6.6kg lighter.
10.8kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
4.2kg

6. 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
Sony LMD1530W
33% have it

7. resolution

3.75x higher resolution.
2560 x 1440px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1280 x 768px

8. height

160.4mm shorter.
491mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
330.6mm

9. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
89º

10. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
79% have it

11. 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
Sony LMD1530W
76% have it

12. width

279.8mm narrower.
650mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
370.2mm

13. 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
Sony LMD1530W
69% have it

14. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
2% have it

16. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
3% have it

17. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 178º
89º

18. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 24.5W
Apple Thunderbolt Display: 2 x 24.5W
2 x 0.5W

19. has an ambient light sensor

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
7% have it

20. supports portrait mode

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
11% have it

21. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
2% have it

22. has a glossy panel

The glossy panel provides in general more vivid and vibrant colors compared to a matte panel.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
8% have it

23. has FireWire

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
1% have it

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