Apple Cinema 27-inch LED Display

The Apple Cinema 27-inch LED Display is an LCD Display that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2010 to 2011, as part of the Apple Cinema Display series. This Display has been introduced on July 27, 2010, and its price started at $999.

The new Cinema LED Display features a 27” glossy LED-backlit TFT LCD Display (1920 x 1200), Mini DisplayPort, three USB 2.0 ports, MagSafe, iSight camera, 2.1 speaker system 16.7 million colors, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 178° viewing angle, and VESA mounting interface standard. The display has been designed to complement the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air models with a Mini DisplayPort.

This Cinema Display has been discontinued on July 20, 2011.

Today Apple Cinema 27-inch LED Display is 13 years old!

Apple Cinema 27-inch LED Display
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Apple Cinema 27-inch LED Display Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedJuly 27, 2010
ReleasedSeptember 17, 2010
DiscontinuedJuly 20, 2011
Model NumberA1316
Order NumberMC007LL/A
Original Price$999
Weight23.5 Ibs.
10.659 KG
Dimensions19.35” H x 25.7” W x 8.15” D
49.14 cm H x 65.27 cm W x 20.7 cm D

System Requirements

  • Compatible with MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro systems with Mini DisplayPort
  • Mac OS X 10.6.4 or later


  • Mounting with VESA Mount Adapter Kit


Viewable Area27”
Colors16.7 million
Brightness375 cd/m²
Resolutions1280 x 720
1920 x 1080
2560 x 1440
Viewing Angle178° horizontal / 178° vertical
Contrast Ratio1000:1
Response Time12 ms
Pixel PitchUnknown
Pixel Density109 ppi


Connection1 – Mini DisplayPort
Audio2.1 speaker system and mic
Ports3 – USB 2.0 480 Mbps
1 – MagSafe
1 – Kensington security slot


Maximum Continuous Power250 W

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Apple Support – Apple LED Cinema Display (27-inch): Technical Specifications