Display

27 inches of high-resolution screen space.

27-inch (diagonal viewable image size) thin film transistor (TFT) active-matrix liquid crystal display (LCD) with in-plane switching (IPS)

  • Resolution: 2560 by 1440 pixels
  • Colors (maximum): 16.7 million
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Viewing angle: 178° horizontal; 178° vertical
  • Brightness: 375 cd/m2
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Response time: 12 ms

Size and Weight

Big screen. Small footprint.

Height: 19.35 inches (49.1 cm)

Width: 25.7 inches (65 cm)

Depth (with stand): 8.15 inches (20.7 cm)

Weight: 23.5 pounds (10.8 kg)1

Cables and Peripheral Connections

Create a powerful docking station without a lot of clutter.

Cables

  • Built-in Thunderbolt cable
  • Built-in MagSafe cable (up to 85W)2

Peripheral connections

  • Three powered USB 2.0 ports
  • FireWire 800 port
  • Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Thunderbolt port
  • Kensington security slot

Audio and Video

Everything you need to make video calls and play music, movies, and games.

  • Built-in FaceTime HD camera with microphone
  • Built-in 2.1 speaker system (49 watts)

System Requirements

  • Thunderbolt-enabled Mac computer, including MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, and iMac
  • OS X v10.6.8 or later

Electrical and Operating Requirements

  • Input voltage: 100-240V AC; 50-60Hz
  • Maximum power: 250W (Thunderbolt Display while charging MacBook Pro)
  • Energy saver mode: 2W or less
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: –4° to 116° F (–20° to 47° C)
  • Operating humidity: 20% to 80% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet

Limited Warranty and Service

Your Apple Thunderbolt Display comes with a one-year limited warranty. Purchase the AppleCare Extended Service Plan to extend your service and support to three years from your computer's purchase date. Only the AppleCare Extended Service Plan provides you with the assurance that repairs will be handled by Apple-authorized technicians using genuine Apple parts. For more information, visit Apple support.

In the Box

  • Apple Thunderbolt Display
  • AC power cord
  • Printed documentation
  • MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter

Additional Options

  • VESA Mount Adapter Kit
  1. Weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
  2. May require adapter (sold separately).
  3. PVC-free AC power cord available in all regions except India and South Korea.
  4. Apple Thunderbolt Display achieved a Gold rating from EPEAT in the U.S. and Canada.