Samsung Odyssey OLED Gaming Monitors
Samsung has unveiled a captivating trio of cutting-edge gaming monitors ahead of CES 2024 that are featuring the impressive Odyssey OLED series by catering to diverse preferences. Headlining the lineup is the 49-inch curved ultra-wide Odyssey OLED G9 (G95SD), accompanied by the 32-inch flat Odyssey OLED G8 (G80SD) and the 27-inch flat Odyssey OLED G6 (G60SD) – marking Samsung’s debut of flat monitors in the Odyssey series.
Samsung Odyssey OLED G6 stands out for those looking for an intense gaming experience and captivating blend of its amazing 360Hz refresh rate, which is enhanced with a 1440p resolution and 16:9 aspect ratios. Notably, this model introduces flat monitors to Samsung Odyssey OLED lineup for the first time. Manufacturers like as Dell and MSI have also expressed interest in these high-speed OLED panels since they have recently begun to be produced in large quantities to add a layer of technological prowess to the gaming experience. Even though it might not be noticeable, the Odyssey OLED G6’s sheer numerical power is remarkable.
Samsung Odyssey OLED G8, a 32-inch flat 4K monitor, boasts a 240Hz refresh rate, offering a splendid visual experience for gamers. . Going further along the spectrum, the Odyssey OLED G8 has a 32-inch 4K display with a refresh rate of 240Hz, fusing speed and clarity to provide a visually engaging experience.
Meanwhile, the Samsung Odyssey OLED G9, a curved 49-inch behemoth, offers a 240Hz refresh rate, a unique 32:9 aspect ratios, and a 5,120 x 1,440 resolution. It’s worth noting that the absence of a 32-inch 1440p option, a departure from Samsung’s previous offerings in the Odyssey G7 series, signals a shift in Samsung’s approach.
Adding intelligence to the mix, all three monitors incorporate Samsung’s smart features with these high-end displays, such as a integration of Smart TV platform for video streaming, a Gaming Hub for cloud gaming services, and a Smart Things hub for controlling Internet of Things devices. The innovative “Multi Control” feature facilitates smooth data transfer, text and image transfer between compatible Samsung laptops, tablets, and phones.
Emphasizing visual excellence, the monitors boast VESA DisplayHDR True Black 400 certification, ensuring a minimum peak brightness of 400 units. Additionally, they provide compatibility for AMD Free Sync Premium Pro, which improves game play. Connectivity options are robust, featuring two HDMI 2.1 ports, a Display Port 1.4, and integrated USB hubs.
While specific pricing and release dates are pending confirmation, based on Samsung’s historical release patterns, these Samsung OLED monitors are anticipated to hit the market later this year. Gaming enthusiasts can look forward to a new era of immersive and visually stunning game play with these innovative additions to the Samsung lineup.