At CES 2020, Samsung today announced three new groundbreaking curved Odyssey gaming monitors.
The main highlight is the G9 model which comes with an industry-leading 49-inch 1000R curved display with Dual Quad High-Definition (DQHD; 5120×1440 resolution, 240Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time and 32:9 aspect ratio. Samsung claims that this monitor is now certified by TÜV Rheinland. The Samsung Odyssey G9 is also a HDR1000 monitor, so it supports brightness of 1000 cd/m2. The monitor looks futuristic, thanks to its all-new new design with a glossy white exterior and an infinity core lighting glowing rear core, which includes 52 colors and five lighting effect options.
The G7 model comes in 32-inch and 27-inch models and they feature QHD 2560×1440 resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio and HDR600 panel that supports 600 cd/m2 peak brightness. When it comes to design, the G7 comes with a sleek, matte black exterior and color-changing rear core lighting. In addition, the G7 has added dynamic shapes and lighting to the monitor`s front bezel.
“The new Odyssey portfolio proves that Samsung is continuing to drive innovation with industry-leading technology and design that allow gamers significantly better performances,” said Seog-gi Kim, Executive Vice President of the Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “Samsung’s new curved gaming monitor line-up has been completely redesigned to give gamers an entirely new and immersive experience.”
Both the gaming monitors will support NVIDIA G-SYNC and Adaptive Sync on DP1.4.
Samsung’s G9 and G7 monitors will be available in Q2 2020.