Samsung Showcases New Lineup of Ultra-wide and Ultra-curved Monitors at Adobe MAX 2017

Samsung has revealed latest in their line of ultra-wide and ultra-curved monitors at Adobe MAX 2017. New models include the 32-inch UH850 UHD Monitor with Quantum Dot, the SH850 Series 26.9-inch, the 32-inch CF391 Curved LED Monitor, and the 27-inch SD590 Curved LED Monitor. Also, Samsung is showing off the world's first C49HG90 49-inch business desktop monitor.

First off, let's start with the ultra-wide, ultra-curved C49HG90 49-inch monitor.


We got to see it first hand and it looks amazing. It’s resolution is crazy — 4K UHD across and half that in height. Samsung says that this monitor is equivalent to two 27-inch 16:9 monitors side by side, with a 32:9 aspect ratio. And even though Samsung calls it a business computer, it definitely has its place with gamers and creative professionals. It’s reported to have a 144hz refresh rate and supports HDR for images with a wide range of luminance levels. Just looks at this comparison of Mass Effect Andromeda between a conventional monitor and Samsung’s monitor


Samsung stresses that multitasking will be made easy and seamless with this monitor. With the screen’s resolution and aspect ratio, we can see why.

Samsung also showcased the 32" UH850 UHD Monitor with Quantum Dot at Adobe MAX 2017, which has 4K UHD resolution and is reportedly able to present 1 billion shades of vivid, accurate colors using Quantum dot technology. The monitor is said to feature picture-by-picture capabilities that essentially lets you connect two different devices to the monitor and still maintain the original image quality.


Also shown was the 32" CF391 Curved LED Monitor, which is less than .05 inches think with a 5000:1 static contrast ratio. The SH850 Series 26.9", with a resolution of 2560×14400, and the 27" SD590 Curved LED Monitor, with a 3000:1 mega dynamic contrast ratio, were on display as well.




When speaking about their line of ultra-curved and ultra-wide monitors, Ramseen Evazians, Senior Manager for Business displays and VDI says, “Samsung is committed to producing technology with sophisticated designs, top-notch displays and a substantial and comfortable viewing experience to help professionals meet today’s business challenges and lead their organizations to realize their full potential. The new C49HG90 desktop monitor we are showcasing at Adobe MAX this year is a productivity machine providing business users with an easy installation, cleaner work station and more cost-effective solution.”

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Sean Berry
Sean Berry
Sean Berry is Videomaker's managing editor.

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