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Don't forget about Dell's 3-year pixel-perfect warranty, while Apple's cover is 1-year long.
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Originally Posted by seepra View Post

Don't forget about Dell's 3-year pixel-perfect warranty, while Apple's cover is 1-year long.

 

I actually didn't know about that... Now I'm sad I sold my Dell's.
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post #13 of 14
Nothing is remotely close to the magical perfection of the Apple display, infused with the innovation-charged blood, sweat and tears of Steve Jobs himself. That alone makes it priceless, but Apple in their boundless generosity have seen fit to price it at only $1,000 for mere mortals like us.



In all seriousness, they should be identical in quality to the Dell models that use the same panel, as others have said. I've wanted one for the longest time but sadly they are priced out of my reach frown.gif
post #14 of 14
You should see what a used 30" cinema display goes for! they're still in the $7-800 range.

As for quality - I recall there being dell displays of similar caliber available at the time - that's no secret.

It is nice that apple individually calibrates displays, not sure if that's worth the premium, but then again buying a calibrator isn't chump change either.
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