Asus PB238QApple Cinema Display 23"Samsung MD230
Top 5%922 points
Top 5%
Top 45%533 points
Top 45%
Top 45%537 points
Top 45%
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
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Samsung MD230
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Top specs and features

Asus PB238Q vs Apple Cinema Display 23" vs Samsung MD230: 27 facts in comparison

1. response time

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.
6ms
Acer Predator XB2 (XB252Q) 24.5": 1ms
16ms
8ms

2. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
22W
Sharp LB-1085: 1.1W
90W
46W

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
23"
Sharp LB-1085: 108"
23"
23"

4. 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.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
85% have it

5. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
60% have it

6. resolution

1920 x 1080px
Dell UltraSharp UP3218K: 7680 x 4320px
1920 x 1200px
1920 x 1080px

7. supports total tilt

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.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
83% have it

8. contrast ratio

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.
80000000:1
Acer XB0 XB240H 24": 100000000:1
400:1
3000:1

9. 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.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
33% have it

10. luminance

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.
250cd/m²
Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA: 1000cd/m²
270cd/m²
300cd/m²

11. maximum horizontal viewing angle

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
LG 32UK950 32": 178º
170º
178º

12. height

323.7mm
Asus VP228N 21.5": 3.9mm
450mm
395mm

13. has a DVI connector

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
56% have it

14. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.5W
Asus MB168B Plus: 0W
3W
1W

16. weight

5.5kg
Asus VX278Q 27": 4.5g
7.03kg
5.6kg

17. 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.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
69% have it

18. maximum vertical viewing angle

Vertical viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
178º
LG 32UK950 32": 178º
170º
178º

19. has a VGA connector

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
76% have it

20. display colors

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.
16.7m
Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27": 1074m
16.7m
16.7m

21. Has a swivel stand

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
34% have it

22. width

548.4mm
Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3: 340.5mm
536mm
615mm

23. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
30% have it

24. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Asus PB238Q
Apple Cinema Display 23"
Samsung MD230
41% have it

25. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5
Asus PA279Q: 7
3
1

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