Samsung unveils world’s 1st mini-LED gaming monitor with Quantum Matrix technology

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Samsung Odyssey Neo G9
Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 is the world's first mini-LED gaming monitor

The South Korean multinational electronics company Samsung has launched the world’s first mini-LED gaming monitor ‘Odyssey Neo G9’, with Quantum Matrix technology.

The gaming monitor has a curved display and supports Quantum HDR 2000 for an immersive gaming experience. This monitor is a successor to the Odyssey G9 that was introduced last year.

The Quantum Mini LED technology is used in the new Samsung Odyssey Neo G9. “At 1/40th the height of a conventional LED, Quantum Mini LED has thin microlayers filled with several more LEDs,” as per the statement.

The company’s new Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 curved gaming monitor with Quantum Mini LED will be available for pre-orders starting July 29 and will go on sale globally on August 9. As per the company, the price of the new model is $2,499.99.

Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 specifications

Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 features an ultra-wide 49-inch Dual Quad HD (5,120×1,440 pixels) display with HDR10+ support, 32:9 aspect ratio, 240Hz refresh rate, and 1ms response time. The Quantum Mini LED display includes 2,048 dimming zones and a 178-degree viewing angle. It also has a 12-bit gradation for better control of the light source.

According to the company, “Quantum HDR 2000 offers a peak brightness of 2,000 nits, with certification from VDE (Verband Deutscher Elektrotechniker), alongside a static contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1. The 1000R curvature of the monitor has been awarded the TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort certificate.”

In addition, Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 comes with Adaptive Sync on DP1.4 and HDMI2.1 VRR (Variable Refresh Rate) through HDMI 2.1. It also supports NVIDIA G-Sync and AMD FreeSync Premium Pro for a better gaming experience. Gaming features include Screen Size Optimizer, Black Equalizer, Low Input Lag Mode, Refresh Rate Optimizer, and Super Arena Gaming UX.

The display features a glossy white exterior, a 52-color infinity core lighting system, and five lighting effect options. The monitor also comes with the CoreSync feature for multiple color mode customizations.

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