Apple Cinema 23-inch HD Display

The Apple Cinema 23-inch HD Display is an LCD Display that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2002 to 2004 as part of the Apple Cinema Display series. This Display has been introduced on March 21, 2002, and its price started at $3499.

The new Cinema HD Display features a 23” TFT LCD Screen (1920 x 1200), ADC port, 16.7 million colors, 350:1 contrast ratio, and 170° viewing angle.

This Cinema Display has been discontinued on June 28, 2004.

Today Apple Cinema 23-inch HD Display is 21 years old!

Apple Cinema 23-inch HD Display
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Apple Cinema 23-inch HD Display Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedMarch 21, 2002
DiscontinuedJune 28, 2004
Model NumberM8536
Order NumberM8537ZM/A
Original Price$3,499
$1,999 (From January 28, 2003)
Weight25.3 Ibs.
11.475 KG
Dimensions19.2” H x 24.2” W x 7.3” D
48.76 cm H x 61.46 cm W x 18.54 cm D

System Requirements

  • Mac OS X 10.1.3 or later or Mac OS 9.2.2
  • Power Mac G4 with an NVIDIA GeForce2 MX (or better) or ATI Radeon 7500 (or better)
  • PowerBook G4 with a DVI port and an Apple DVI to ADC Adapter


Viewable Area23”
Colors16.7 million
Brightness200 cd/m²
Resolutions800 x 500
1024 x 600
1280 x 800
1920 x 1200
Viewing Angle170° horizontal
170° vertical
Contrast Ratio350:1
Response TimeN/A
Pixel Pitch0.258 mm
Pixel Density98.44 ppi


Connection1 – ADC (Requires 32 MB video card)
Ports2 – USB


Maximum Continuous Power70 W

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Apple Support – Apple Cinema HD Display (23″): Technical Specifications