Apple Thunderbolt Display is a 27-inch LED-backlit display with built-in, high-speed Thunderbolt I/O.
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Pro Beautiful design
Clean aesthetics of high quality aluminum back and stand for heavy duty use and a glossy screen.
Pro Great built-in web cam
The FaceTime camera captures video at 720p, and works very well.
Pro Good image quality
The image is vibrant and sharp with 1000:1 contrast ratio, 16.7 million colors and a response time of 12ms.
Pro MacBook MagSafe included + One single Thunderbolt Cable for all
Pro Good speakers
Compared to other built-in monitor speakers, the Thunderbolt Display's speakers are better.
Pro Good selection of ports
Apple Thunderbolt Display has Firewire 800, Thunderbolt, Ethernet, and 3 USB ports.
Con Reflective screen
Having a glossy screen can be annoying when gaming or doing design work because spots behind you may show up on the screen and distract you from what you intend to be doing.
Con Works only with Thunderbolt
You can't use HDMI or DisplayPort cables.
Con No height or swivel adjustment
Can only adjust the tilt.