After being introduced in early January 2022 , Samsung has finally launched its newest gaming monitor called the Odyssey Ark . This is the first 55-inch gaming monitor with a 1000R curved screen. What are the advanced features like?
Features of Samsung Odyssey Ark
For a gaming monitor , the 55-inch size is certainly quite large. Moreover, the design has a level of curvature of 1000R so as to provide a wide viewing angle for gamers. In Cockpit Mode, gamers can use the HAS (Height Adjustable Stand), tilt, and pivot functions. Even more interesting, the presence of the Multi View feature can display up to 4 screens at once in a horizontal position, or 3 in Cockpit mode.
The Odyssey Ark features 4K Quantum Dot Mini LED (local dimming) technology and a 16:9 aspect ratio. With advanced 14-bit processing and lighting control technology, gamers can see dark (16384) and bright scenes more fully.
For other specifications, the Odyssey Ark supports a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 1ms response time (GTG), a refresh rate of up to 165Hz, and the FreeSync Premium Pro feature. There is also a Neural Quantum Processor Ultra to improve content quality, including upscaling to 4K resolution.
While the Flex Move Screen allows gamers to adjust the screen size between 55 and 27 inches, as well as change the screen position and ratio between 16:9, 21:9, and 32:9. Gamers are also served 60W 2.2.2 channel audio consisting of 4 speakers and 2 woofers, plus Dolby Atmos support. This monitor offers a range of ports ranging from HDMI 2.1 (4EA), HDMI-CEC, to RJ45.
Price and availability
For those who are interested, the Samsung Odyssey ARK 4K UHD Gaming Screen is priced at US $3499.99.