Whereas ultrawide screens aren’t uncommon as of late, you’ll be able to say that Samsung helped popularize the idea with its Odyssey G9 curved 32:9 show. Now, Samsung goes all in with the 57-inch Odyssey Neo G9.
Whereas earlier fashions of the Odyssey G9 notably got here with a 49-inch show — nonetheless huge in its personal proper — the brand new mannequin of the Odyssey Neo G9 pushes that to an enormous 57 inches. The earlier fashions of the Odyssey G9 and the Odyssey Neo G9 notably featured a decision of 5120 x 1440, however the elevated measurement of the brand new mannequin requires a decision improve as properly. Because of this, the brand new mannequin is 7680 x 2160 — technically making it 8K, not less than horizontally.
The monitor additionally goes all-out on different points as properly. For starters, it’s one of many solely units available on the market to help DisplayPort 2.1, and it additionally has a refresh charge of 240Hz with a 1 ms response time. And to stop display screen tearing, we even have adaptive sync and help for AMD’s FreeSync Premium.
Samsung didn’t verify pricing or availability particulars, however relaxation assured, the monitor shall be expensive. The smaller 49-inch G9 had an MSRP of $1,400 when it was first launched, and now prices round $1,100.