Samsung is kicking off CES 2020 with three new Odyssey series gaming monitors with a 1000R curvature which the company believes is the optimal for the human eye’s field of view, and comes in three sizes – 27, 32, and 49-inches.

Odyssey G9
Photo: Samsung

Leading the pack is the Odyssey G9, which uses a massive 49-inch ultrawide VA panel, with a resolution of 5120 x 1440. It features 240Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, as well as HDR support.

Odyssey G7
Photo: Samsung

The G7 on the other hand, comes in 27 and 32-inch models, and features a similar design, at a resolution of 2560 x 1440. Both use QLED VA panels, and are VESA DisplayHDR 600-certified.

The three displays are set to be available at the start of Q2 2020, with pricing still to be announced.

G9 (49″) G7 (32″) G7 (27″)
Resolution 5120 x 1440 2560 x 1440 2560 x 1440
Refresh Rate 240Hz 240Hz 240Hz
Curvature 1000R 1000R 1000R
Peak Brightness 1,000 cd/m2 600 cd/m2 600 cd/m2


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Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.