Samsung is introducing 4 new gaming monitors at Gamescom at present, and they’re the primary Odyssey fashions to have Samsung’s Gaming Hub in-built. This gaming hub offers fast and easy access to Xbox Cloud Gaming, Google Stadia, Amazon Luna, and Nvidia GeForce Now recreation streaming providers.
The Samsung Odyssey G70B and G65B are each designed primarily for PC gaming, with the G70B accessible in each 27- and 32-inch flat IPS choices with 4K help at 144Hz and 1ms gray-to-gray (GtG) response instances. The G65B is a curved monitor (1000R) with the identical 1ms GtG response instances, and it’s accessible in 27- and 32-inch sizes with 1440p help at 240Hz. Samsung doesn’t point out whether or not the G65B is IPS, VA, or TN, however given its historical past with curved panels at these sizes it’s doubtless VA.
Samsung’s Gaming Hub is constructed straight into all 4 of those fashions for fast access to recreation streaming providers, however there’s additionally a new Recreation Bar software that lets PC players view gaming settings and modify response instances, display ratios, and recreation modes simply.
You possibly can even use these monitors with out a PC, thanks to Samsung’s Good Platform integration. Samsung lets G70B and G65B homeowners wirelessly join to PCs or Macs, mirror an iPhone or iPad display utilizing Apple AirPlay 2, and even use Samsung DeX — one among the closest issues we’ve to utilizing our telephones as PCs. Apps for Netflix and Amazon Prime may run straight on the monitors if you happen to simply need to swap off from gaming or work.
Samsung hasn’t launched full specs, launch dates, or pricing for the Odyssey G70B and G65B but. These new fashions “will probably be accessible globally from This fall,” says Samsung.