Samsung has put details of two new monitors in its Odyssey G5 series online. These are the C27G55T and C32G55T, with a diagonal of 27 “and 32”. Both screens have a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels and a strong curvature of 1000R.
Apart from the size the Samsung Odyssey G5 monitors same specifications. The va panel achieves a brightness of 250cd / m² and the contrast ratio is 2500: 1. The monitors have support for AMD FreeSync Premium and Samsung gives one mprt on from 1ms. The screens have a Displayport 1.2 and an HDMI 2.0 connection.
The Odyssey G5 monitors have a 1000R curvature. This equals the curvature of a circle with a radius of 1 meter. Many curved monitors have a less strong curvature of, for example, 1500R or 1800R. The curvature is equal to that of a circle with a radius of 1.5 or 1.8 meters.
Currently there are only 1000R models from Samsung in the Pricewatch. These are the more expensive Odyssey G7 models with 240Hz panel and cheaper full HD variants of 24 “, 27” and 32 “with a 75Hz panel. Prices of the two Odyssey G5 monitors have not yet been announced, but according to the specifications, these will fall in between the G7 series and T series, but it is not yet known when the new monitors will be released.
|Samsung monitors with 1000R curvature|
|Series||Odyssey G7||Odyssey G5||T55 series|
|Screen sizes||32 “, 27”||32 “, 27”||32 “, 27”, 24 “|
|Resolution and aspect ratio||2560x1440px, 16: 9||2560x1440px, 16: 9||1920x1080px, 16: 9|
|Brightness||600cd / m²||250cd / m²||250cd / m²|
|Panel and refresh rate||Va, 240Hz||Va, 144Hz||Va, 75Hz|
|Prices||32 “€ 646, –
27 “€ 566.16
|Not yet known||32 “€ 266.37
27 “€ 219.91
24 “€ 145.50