Pros

  • Clutter-free cable design

Cons

  • No VGA connection
  • No S-Video or composite connectors
  • Default colors were off on first unit we received

Manufacturer’s Description

The new Apple Cinema Display lineup is the perfect companion for your Power Mac G5 or PowerBook. Its annodized aluminum case is sleek and elegant, and lets you use two displays much closer to each other than ever before. The new lineup is bigger, brighter and much more compatible. Choose an optional VESA mount to install your display anywhere. Connect one or two displays via industry-standard DVI.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number M9178LL/A
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
DVI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 23.00 "
Screen Mode WUXGA
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors (24-bit)
Contrast Ratio 400:1
General Information
Manufacturer Apple, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number M9178LL/A
UPC Code 718908807057
Brand Name Apple
Product Name M9178LL/A LCD Cinema HD Display
Marketing Information

The new Apple Cinema Display lineup is the perfect companion for your Power Mac G5 or PowerBook. Its annodized aluminum case is sleek and elegant, and lets you use two displays much closer to each other than ever before. The new lineup is bigger, brighter and much more compatible. Choose an optional VESA mount to install your display anywhere. Connect one or two displays via industry-standard DVI.

Product Model M9178LL/A
Product Type LCD Monitor
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.apple.com
Miscellaneous
Additional Information

User controls (hardware and software):

  • Display power
  • System sleep
  • System wake
  • Brightness
  • Display tilt

Dual display support:
A second Apple flat-panel display can be used with a Power Mac G4 or G5 via an ADC to DVI adapter.

System Requirements

One of the following:

  • Power Mac G4 or G5 with NVIDIA graphics card or ATI Radeon 7500 or better graphics card and Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
  • PowerBook G4 with DVI port and Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
  • Windows-based PCs with graphics card that supports DVI ports with full single link digital bandwidth and VESA DDC standard for plug and play setup
Physical Characteristics
Height 17.7"
Width 21.1"
Depth 7.3"
Weight (Approximate) 248.0 oz
Color Silver
Video
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1200
Brightness 270 Nit
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year
Built-in Devices
Built-in Devices USB Hub
Power Description
Input Voltage 110 V AC, 220 V AC
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC, Mac
Horizontal Viewing Angle 170°
Vertical Viewing Angle 170°
Response Time 16 ms
Screen Surface Anti-glare
Mount Type Wall Mountable, Arm-mountable