CES 2018: Samsung Debuts Thunderbolt 3 Curved QLED Monitor

Frank Lenk

Published: 01/11/2018 10:20:34 AM EST in CES 2018

CES 2018: Samsung Debuts Thunderbolt 3 Curved QLED Monitor

Samsung Electronics Canada has added a new curved QLED monitor to its line-up, its first to include Intel Thunderbolt 3 connectivity.

The new 34-inch CJ791 monitor is intended for both entertainment and business audiences. A single Thunderbolt 3 cable can link and dock the monitor to a laptop, offering throughput up to 40Gbps (gigabits per second)., nearly 4 times faster than USB 3.1 (rated at 10Gbps). The Thunderbolt 3 interface also allows the CJ791 to provide up to 85W of laptop charging power.

The design of the CJ791 is described as "clear" and "detail-rich." The screen has a 21:9 aspect ratio, with 3440x1440 ultra-wide QHD resolution giving nearly 2.5 times the pixel density of Full HD displays. The thin depth and narrow bezel design should suit multi-display setups, while a height- and tilt-adjustable stand provides good viewing ergonomics.

Curvature is rated 1,500R, with a viewing angle of 178 degrees. The QLED display panel delivers 125% of sRGB color gamut.

Gamer-oriented features include a Game Mode, with dynamic adjustment of gamma, color and contrast for each scene, to ensure a "true-to-life" view. Rated at 4ms response, the display should give lag-free performance in fast action games.

"Whether for gaming or professional use, the CJ791 aligns Thunderbolt 3 connectivity with our immersive curvature and QLED picture quality, pushing the envelope of innovation and intuitive design," said Pat Bugos, Vice President, Consumer Electronics, Samsung Canada.

For more information, visit Samsung's CES booth : #15006 on Level 1 of the Central Hall in the Las Vegas Convention Center, January 9-12, 2018.

Article Tags:  Samsung, QLED, Thunderbolt, monitor, CES, CES 2018


CES 2018: Samsung Debuts Thunderbolt 3 Curved QLED Monitor

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