Comparison between:
- 32" Apple Pro Display XDR
- 27" Apple Thunderbolt Display
- 27" LG 27MD5KA

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Apple Pro Display XDRApple Thunderbolt DisplayLG 27MD5KA
Series--UltraFine
Apple Pro Display XDRApple Thunderbolt DisplayLG 27MD5KA
Model alias--27MD5KA-B
27MD5KB
27MD5KB-B
UltraFine 5K 27MD5KA
Model year201920112016

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class32 in27 in27 in
Diagonal812.8 mm
81.28 cm
32 in
2.6667 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
Width708.417 mm
70.8417 cm
27.8904 in
2.3242 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.768 mm
59.6768 cm
23.4948 in
1.9579 ft
Height398.484 mm
39.8484 cm
15.6884 in
1.3074 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.682 mm
33.5682 cm
13.2158 in
1.1013 ft
Panel manufacturer-LG DisplayLG Display
Panel model-LM270WQ1-SLB3LM270QQ2-SPA1
Panel typeIPS with Oxide TFTH-IPSAH-IPS
Panel bit depth10 bits8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCNoNoYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution6016 x 3384 pixels2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
5120 x 2880 pixels
Pixel pitch0.118 mm
0.0118 cm
0.0046 in
0.0004 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.117 mm
0.0117 cm
0.0046 in
0.0004 ft
Pixel density216 ppi
84 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
218 ppi
85 ppcm
Display area95.43 %-85.3 %
BacklightDirect LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)W-LEDW-LED
Adobe RGB (1998)-75 %-
DCI P3--99 %
Brightness500 cd/m²375 cd/m²500 cd/m²
Peak brightness1600 cd/m²--
Static contrast-1000 : 11200 : 1
Dynamic contrast-2000000 : 1-
HDRHDR--
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time-6.5 ms
0.0065 s
-
Average response time-8 ms
0.0080 s
14 ms
0.0140 s
Maximum response time-12 ms
0.0120 s
-
Coating-Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Glossy
Local dimming - 576 zones (2D backlight system)
1000000:1 contrast ratio (HDR)
Nano-texture glass
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3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)--30 kHz - 178 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)47.95 Hz - 60 Hz60 Hz48 Hz - 60 Hz

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Electric current (A)-1.5 A-
Power consumption (off)-0.5 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)-2 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)-20 W-
Power consumption (average)-100 W140 W
Power consumption (maximum)-250 W200 W

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width718 mm
71.8 cm
28.2677 in
2.3556 ft
-626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
Height412 mm
41.2 cm
16.2205 in
1.3517 ft
-375.16 mm
37.516 cm
14.7701 in
1.2308 ft
Depth27 mm
2.7 cm
1.063 in
0.0886 ft
-53.85 mm
5.385 cm
2.1201 in
0.1767 ft
Weight7.48 kg
16.49 lbs
-6.4 kg
14.11 lbs
Width with stand718 mm
71.8 cm
28.2677 in
2.3556 ft
650 mm
65 cm
25.5906 in
2.1325 ft
626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
Height with stand533 mm
53.3 cm
20.9843 in
1.7487 ft
491 mm
49.1 cm
19.3307 in
1.6109 ft
464.31 mm
46.431 cm
18.2799 in
1.5233 ft
Depth with stand236 mm
23.6 cm
9.2913 in
0.7743 ft
207 mm
20.7 cm
8.1496 in
0.6791 ft
239.78 mm
23.978 cm
9.4402 in
0.7867 ft
Weight with stand11.78 kg
25.97 lbs
10.8 kg
23.81 lbs
8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
Box width--742.95 mm
74.295 cm
29.25 in
2.4375 ft
Box height--579.88 mm
57.988 cm
22.8299 in
1.9025 ft
Box depth--314.96 mm
31.496 cm
12.4 in
1.0333 ft
Box weight--13.5 kg
29.76 lbs
ColorsSilverSilverBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountNoNoYes
VESA interface--100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesNoYes
Height adjustment range120 mm
12 cm
4.7244 in
0.3937 ft
-110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNoNo
Left pivot0 °--
Right pivot90 °--
Left/right swivelNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt25 °25 °25 °
Stand width - 180 mm--

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers--2 x 5 W
-49 W (Watt)
2.1 CH
Maxim MAX9736B High-Power Class D amplifier
Rich Bass

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoYesYes
Video resolution-1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
-

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

Network-LAN-

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity3 x USB 3.0 (Type-C)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0 (96 W)
3 x USB 2.0 (downstream)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
1 x Thunderbolt
3 x USB 3.0 (Type-C)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)--

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesExtreme Dynamic Range
Hardware calibration
Light sensor
Wide Color Gamut
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Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses--BSMI
CB
CCC
CE
ENERGY STAR 7.0
Epeat Gold
FCC Class B
KC
RCM
RoHS
UL/cUL
VCCI

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature10 °C - 35 °C
50 °F - 95 °F
10 °C - 35 °C
50 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity20 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %
Operating altitude5000 m
16404.2 ft
3048 m
10000 ft
-
Storage temperature--20 °C - 47 °C
-4 °F - 116.6 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity5 % - 95 %-5 % - 85 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesThunderbolt cable-Thunderbolt 3 cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresSecurity lock slot--
 Apple Pro Display XDRApple Thunderbolt DisplayLG 27MD5KA