So, you got your new fancy NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 and you are looking to upgrade your monitor to take advantage of that beastly GPU? Samsung has something special just for you.
Samsung Malaysia Electronics just introduced another premium addition to the gaming monitor line-up, the Odyssey OLED G8.
The Odyssey OLED G8 is the company’s first OLED gaming monitor and will be available in an ultra-thin, 34-inch form factor, with Quantum Dot Technology and has a low 0.1ms response time and 175Hz refresh rate.
The ultra-wide, QHD resolution (3,440 x 1,440) gaming monitor has a 21:9 aspect ratio with 100% colour volume, DCI-99.3% colour gamut and 1800R curvature. The OLED monitor is also VESA DisplayHDR 400 True Black Certified, supporting AMD FreeSync Premium and HDR10+.
The display operates as a complete entertainment hub with the ability to stream content through Samsung’s Smart Hub, giving access to the latest shows on Amazon Prime, Netflix, YouTube and other leading OTT (over-the-top) service providers, even without a connection to a PC or mobile device. In addition, users can enjoy free live content without the need for downloads or sign-ups, made possible by Samsung TV Plus.
The integrated IoT hub allows the users to check all the IoT devices wirelessly connected to the monitor, while the SmartThings app allows users to monitor IoT devices throughout the house.
The display is equipped with CoreSync & Core Lighting+ which has been upgraded for the Odyssey OLED G8. Found on the rear of the monitor, this advanced lighting technology matches the colours on-screen. Besides that, the monitor support height and tilt adjustment.
Moreover, the monitor is equipped with Micro HDMI (2.1), Mini DP (1.4) and USB-C ports for versatile connectivity, in addition to a 5W stereo speaker.
Pricing and Availability
The Odyssey OLED G8 will be available for RM7,599. If you pre-order this monitor between 10 November to 20 November 2022, you will receive a Soundbar HW-B450 worth RM799 (while stocks last).