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Apple Thunderbolt Display review

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By  from MacFormat Issue 241
Product Type
LCD Monitor
Number of Screens
1
HDCP Supported
No
USB
Yes
FireWire/i.LINK
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
VESA Mount Compatible
Yes
Network (RJ-45)
Yes
Adjustable Display Angle
Yes
Colour
Glossy Black, Silver
Brightness
375 cd/m²
Screen Mode
WQHD
Colour Support
16.7 Million Colours
Maximum Resolution
2560 x 1440
Brand Name
Apple
Contrast Ratio
1,000:1
Screen Size
68.6 cm (27")
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Response Time
12 ms
Speakers
Yes
Built-in Devices
USB Hub, Camera, Microphone, Speaker
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
Operating Power Consumption
250 W
Standby Power Consumption
2 W
Height
491 mm
Width
650 mm
Depth
207 mm
Manufacturer
Apple, Inc
Product Model
MC914B/A
Product Name
MC914B/A Widescreen LCD Monitor
Input Voltage
110 V AC, 220 V AC
Manufacturer Part Number
MC914B/A
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.apple.com/uk
Marketing Information

With built-in Thunderbolt technology - the fastest, most flexible I/O ever - the new Apple Thunderbolt Display can do things other displays simply can't. Of course, it delivers a brilliant viewing experience. But connect it to any Thunderbolt-enabled Mac and it becomes a plug-and-play hub for everything you do. Features include a high-resolution, 2560x1440 LED-backlit display, a FaceTime HD camera, high-quality audio, three USB 2.0 ports, a FireWire 800 port, a Gigabit Ethernet port and a Thunderbolt port for daisy-chaining additional high-performance devices.

Platform Supported
PC, Mac
Package Contents
  • MC914B/A Widescreen LCD Monitor
  • AC Power Lead
  • Printed Documentation
Limited Warranty
1 Year
Weight (Approximate)
10.80 kg

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