67points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

64points

ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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29 facts in comparison

Apple Thunderbolt Display vs ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED
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Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel

Why is ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 5ms less response time
    7msvs12ms
  • 223W lower power consumption on operation
    27W vs250W
  • Supports total tilt
  • 1.5W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs2W
  • 82mm shorter
    409mmvs491mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 27mm thinner
    180mmvs207mm
  • 118mm narrower
    532mmvs650mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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

409mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

3.thickness

207mm

180mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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.

5.width

650mm

532mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

6.weight

10.8kg

3.9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.response time

12ms

7ms

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.screen size

27"

23"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

178º

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

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

250cd/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

1000:1

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
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

27W

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

0.5W

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

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

2 x 1.5W

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

2.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

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

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Apple Thunderbolt Display
ViewSonic VX2370Smh LED

Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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