Apple LED Cinema Display 24 inch

  • Apple LED Cinema Display 24 inch
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Based on 27 scores, 39 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    16
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    8

Pros:

  • Handsome 24inch auxiliary screen designed specifically as a companion to the MacBook Pro. A single cable lets you power and charge your laptop while also connecting it to the display's threeport USB hub. Arsenicfree screen backlit with mercuryfree LED
  • Bright screen. Good colours. Evenly lit
  • Excellent viewing angle; single three-headed cable provides power, USB 2.0 connectivity and signal.

Cons:

  • No external controls: Brightness, volume, and power must all be regulated via connected Mac. Doesn't play nice with PCs.
  • Expensive. No vertical adjustment. Mini DisplayPort-in only

Expert reviews and ratings

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 80

The Apple LED Cinema is a great addition for anyone with a new MacBook... as long as you have money to...

By Wired on 60

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By Tom's Guide on 80

We asses monitors on a lot of different criteria: design, handling, measuring color accuracy, response times for games and movies ... The ideal screen, of course, would excel in all of these areas. Unfortunately, thats rarely the case, and...

By Business Computing World on -

Towards the end of 2008, Apple unveiled remodelled laptops and added a 24-inch LED monitor to its Cinema Display offerings. Sadly, the new display is geared specifically for Apple’s revamped MacBook (Air included) and MacBook Pro laptop lines...

By Gadget Guy Australia on 80

If you appreciate, and are happy to pay for, a screen that looks wonderful and will enhance any design-conscious environment, then the LED Cinema Display is a good choice. As a MacBook docking station, the LED Cinema Display is clever, functional...

By Good Gear Guide on 50

Even if you own a new MacBook Pro and you’ve got around $1500 to spend on an LED monitor, we can’t recommend this disappointing display. The Apple LED Cinema Display looks great, and provides power to Mac laptops, but it suffers from output...

By TechRadar on 70

Apples 24-inch LED Cinema Display is a long-overdue update to the companys range of monitors. However, while it represents an exciting future for their displays, it literally isnt for everybody. The 24-inch LED Cinema Display uses Apples new Mini...

By Stuff.tv on 80

Incredible design and picture quality, but limited connections make it for MacBook owners only...

By DigitalVersus on 80

According to Apple, the LED Cinema Display is the ultimate must-have accessory for the ultimate must-have laptop. It has advanced LED technology and a splendid glass screen stretching from one side to the other. In view of the “must-have”...

By Digital Arts Online on 50

At first glance, the release of the LED Cinema Display seems like a positive step for Apple as a monitor manufacturer. Following the addition of well-received LED screens to its laptops, the Mac maker’s first desktop display boasts great styling...

By iGIZMO on 80

Not cheap, but Apple's LED technology delivers plenty of cinema quality for your mone Gorgeous design / Great build quality / Vivid colours Expensive / Mac-only / Not very adjustable If you like your kit silver and sexy, if a bit plain – yes,...

By Expert Reviews on 80

This 24in screen is Apples first LED-equipped Cinema Display, and it comes with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels, which is the same as an equivalent-sized iMac. Designed specifically for the latest range of MacBooks, the screen sports a number of...

By 5FWD on 80

The Cinema Display is a fantastic addition for those who use a MacBook at home, but if you own a Blu-ray player or any Hi-Def box as well, you'll pine for some way to connect the two. As good as it is, it's probably only for Mac manics and...

By CNET Australia on 60

A new Cinema Display is certainly welcome, and hints towards more being released at next years Macworld. We do feel, however, that Apple has shot itself in the foot by only providing a mini-DisplayPort input....

By Engadget on -

The 24-inch LED Cinema Display is a well thought-out product. It's the first display that isn't ashamed to be built for notebook owners, and the simple inclusions that make it unique are incredibly handy and entirely useful. A built-in power...

By cnet on -

The market for the 24-inch Apple LED Cinema Display is limited. Until third-party adaptors released, the display is only compatible with MacBooks with a Mini DisplayPort connection. Even then, you must pay $900 for a display that cant be used with...

By SlashGear on -

Of all the decisions Apple made with their most recent MacBook refresh, probably the most controversial has been its decision to use Mini DisplayPort as the sole video connector. The 24-inch LED Cinema Display, then, has a doubly-tough challenge: not...

By Macworld UK on 80

Apple’s Cinema Displays have been languishing for a while. Once the king of monitor choices (at a reasonable price, too) the displays have been stuck in a rut and slowly overtaken by better models for more reasonable prices. So, we welcomed the...

By AppleInsider on -

Apples first major update to the Cinema Display line brings a much greener design and a raft of welcome feature updates, especially for MacBook owners. At the same time, a partial shift away from Apples mainstay professional crowd makes one wonder...

By Macworld on 80

by James Galbraith, Macworld.com Apple’s new LED Cinema Display is the company’s first display designed specifically for use with its laptop line. The new display looks a lot like a 24-inch iMac (), minus an inch or so of thickness and the...