Samsung introduces the new Odyssey Ark curved gaming monitor

Samsung introduces a gaming monitor called the Odyssey Ark as part of the Odyssey series. The monitor has a curved display and is “the world’s first 1000R curved gaming screen with a width of 55-inch “. The Odyssey Ark has a 55-inch curved display with 1000R curvature and a Cockpit mode that allows the screen to be rotated/tilted using the HAS (Height Adjustable Stand).

The 4K display supports a 165Hz refresh rate and Quantum Matrix technology to control Mini LEDs for a better visual experience. There is a Neural Quantum Processor Ultra for 4K upscaling. Samsung gaming monitor also supports 1ms response time (GTG), 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, Quantum HDR 2000, and 16:9 aspect ratio. In addition, Samsung’s matte display ensures protection against glare and reflections.

Samsung Ark Curved Gaming Monitor

Samsung ark curved monitor is equipped with features such as variable refresh rate (VRR), AMD Free Sync Premium Pro, and Samsung Gaming Hub for access to streaming services and popular console and PC games.

There’s support for the exclusive solar-powered Ark Dial controller, Flex Move Screen to change screen size and aspect ratio, Game Bar for gamers to access their game status and settings controls, and more. The Odyssey Ark supports Dolby Atmos with 2 woofers and 4 speakers. There is also support for Sound Dome Tech with AI Sound Booster for an enhanced surround sound experience. In addition, there is support for HDMI 2.1 and RJ45 ports.

Samsung gaming monitor

Detailed Specs

  • Screen Physical: 55-inch matte display diagonal, Dimensions are 3,840 x 2,160 pixels
  • Curve: 1000R curvature
  • Screen Tech: Quantum Matrix Mini LED with local dimming
  • HDR: HDR10+, Quantum HDR 2000
  • Contrast Ratio: 1,000,000:1
  • Refresh Rate: Max 165Hz with Free Sync Premium Pro
  • Response Time: 1ms (GtG)
  • Ports: HDMI 2.1 (4EA), HDMI-CEC, RJ45 (1EA)
  • Sound: 60W array, Dolby Atmos support with 2 woofers and 4 speakers
  • Stand: Tilt and pivot supporting Height Adjustable Stand (HAS), VESA mounting options available for 200×200, 300×300, 400×400

Price and Availability

The Samsung Odyssey Ark is now available for pre-booking in the US and is priced at $3,499 (~Rs 2,77,000). No Samsung news on when it will be available.

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