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Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
Top 35%660 points
Top 35%
Top 63%371 points
Top 63%
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
Top specs and features

Apple Thunderbolt Display vs Sony LMD1530W: 23 facts in comparison

1. screen size

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

2. power consumption operation

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

3. 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
86% have it

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
61% have it

5. resolution

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

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. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
80% have it

8. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
89º

9. weight

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

10. height

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

11. 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
70% have it

12. 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

13. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
Samsung C43J89 43": 178º
89º

14. width

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

15. 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

16. supports thunderbolt

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
2% have it

17. 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

18. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Apple Thunderbolt Display
Sony LMD1530W
4% have it

19. 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
3% have it

20. 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

21. 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
12% 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
2% have it

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