Apple LED Cinema Display 27 inch

  • Apple LED Cinema Display 27 inch
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Based on 15 scores, 21 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    5
  • Average:
    8
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Resolution, Design, Builtin iSight Camera and Microphone
  • Gorgeous display; beautiful design; works seamlessly with a Mac
  • The Apple LED Cinema Display's high resolution and screen coating gives it not only great performance in movies and games, but also in everyday tasks. The monitor works seamlessly when connected to a recent model MacBook, and provides a charging stati

Cons:

  • Only a Mini DisplayPort, Price, Lack of an Adjustable Height Stand, Boot Camp Install is Needed for Windows Users
  • Difficult to use with Windows; expensive; limited connectivity options and physical adjustability

Expert reviews and ratings

By Trusted Reviews on 70

There’s no doubt that the iMac is a pretty, pretty thing. Indeed for us, it’s the Natalie Portman of computers [high praise indeed – Ed]; beautiful, stylish and intelligent, and the all-in-one desktop computer by which all others are...

By Digital Arts Online on 70

Aside from lacking a couple of inches of aluminum at the bottom, Apple’s 27-inch Cinema Display looks nearly identical to the 27-inch iMac. It has built-in speakers, an iSight camera and a microphone too, just like the iMac. The resemblance...

By About.com on 70

Manufacturer's SiteOct 4 2010 - For years, Apple has offered gorgeous displays that appeal to graphic designers and media professionals. Now with the availability of Boot Camp, Apple products can even be used by Windows PC gamers. The latest Cinema...

By TechRadar on 70

Apple kit's never cheap, and the Apple 27-inch Cinema Display, stunning though the image is, does little to break that notion. At £899 before January's VAT rise, this costs more than an 11-inch MacBook Air, although you do get a heck of a...

By IT PRO on 67

The LED Cinema Display aims to deliver high-end image quality with minimal fuss, and it largely succeeds in doing so. Indeed, for well-off Apple users who want excellent image quality, but don't wish to contend with the usual variety of...

By PC Advisor on 70

Apple’s 27in LED Cinema Display makes a great companion to any Mac that uses a Mini DisplayPort connection, but is especially well suited to Mac portable users who can take advantage of the provided Mag Safe power connector and the display’s...

By PC Authority on 67

Apple's extravagant 27in Cinema Display looks wonderful, but is it really worth all that cash?...

By Bare Feats on

We ordered the Apple 27" LED Cinema Display the day it appeared on the Apple Store website (Sept 17th). We've had the 27" LED Cinema in our lab since Sept 24th. We haven't done an extensive, scientific comparison with a host of other...

By Computer Shopper on 82

This huge LCD packs impressive performance and sky-high resolution into a beautifully designed, stunning screen. It's not without quirks, however, and Windows users (even in Boot Camp) will want to steer clear....

By cnet on 76

As a desktop display and USB extender, the 27-inch Apple LED Cinema Display works wonderfully; however, for $1,000, there are better monitors that offer more options, including PC and Mac...

By Techworld on

Look for reviews of the new Apple display in September, as well as the NEC and Dell monitors mentioned here...

By AnandTech on

Two years ago Apple introduced its first LED backlit Cinema Display. The 24-inch model updated the styling of Apple’s displays to match the unibody MacBook Pro’s ID. It also added features like a built-in MagSafe power supply and mini...

International Review By Chip.de on 67

Das neue Cinema Display misst 27 Zoll (69 cm) in der Diagonale und sorgt mit LEDs für die Hintergrundbeleuchtung. Das Panel bietet dadurch nicht nur ein sehr helles Bild (390 Candela pro Quadratmeter im Labor gemessen) und ein gutes maximales...

International Review By pcactual.com on 93

El monitor LED Cinema Display de Apple es el complemento perfecto de los portátiles MacBook, pues entre las conexiones encontramos un conector MagSafe para cargar el portátil.De esta forma, podemos salir de casa sin el cargador y enchufar el...

International Review By FrazPC.pl on

LED Cinema potwierdził w naszych testach, że Apple sporą wagę przywiązuje do jakości swoich produktów i to nie tylko pod względem wykonania, ale również parametrów. Zastosowana matryca IPS oferuje...

International Review By MacPro on

27 February 2011 Denna artikel har tidigare varit publicerad i Macpro Magazine. När man satt och myste som mest över sin 24-tums Apple Cinema HD-skärm så tar Apple bort den. Ersättaren är inte den största skärm...

International Review By Ere Numérique on 80

Alors faut-il acheter cet écran. Sérieusement, si j’ai 1100 euros à mettre dans une solution d’affichage. J’aurai tendance à prendre deux moniteurs Nec 2490WUXi2. La fidélité chromatique et les...

International Review By CNET.de on 76

Als Desktop-Monitor und USB-Verlängerung leistet das 27-zöllige Apple LED Cinema Display hervorragende Arbeit. Allerdings bekommt man für die Anschaffungskosten von knapp 1000 Euro bessere Monitore, die mehr Optionen zur individuellen...

International Review By IDG.no on 83

Folk som har Mac, men ikke iMac, trenger ikke lenger være misunnelig på dem som har kjøpt den nyeste iMac-modellen med 27-tommers skjerm. Vi har prøvekjørt Apple Cinema Display 27-tommer i en måneds tid. Etter at Apples store 30-tommers Cinema Display...

International Review By CyberBloc on

Mein neues Dream-Team ist ausgemacht. Die Kombination aus schlankem MacBook Air und edlem 27-Zoll- Cinema Display erscheint mir ideal. Wer auf Dauer auf dem kleinen Bildschirm des MacBook Air den Tunnelblick bekommt, wird Apples Monitorsynchronisation...