Samsung has announced the launch of two new sleek and ultra-wide curved gaming monitors at IFA 2016. Priced at $999, the CF791 features a 34-inch VA curved display with an enhanced resolution of 3440×1440 pixels. On the other hand, the CFG70 is available in both 23.5-inch and 27-inch VA curved display. The 23.5-inch monitor is priced at $399, while the 27-inch model is available at $499. The main attraction of the new monitors is the integration of curved edges, which looks elegant when viewed at any angle.
Samsung CF791 and CFG70 Specs: 34-inch display and 23.5-inch respectively
While the Samsung CF791 is a flashy white and silver model with a massive 34-inch display, the trimmed Samsung CFG70 will be beneficial for gaming purposes. The new curved monitors come with AMD FreeSync Technology coupled with a speedy 1ms response time. You will not be able to make use of pivot stand in CF791. However, the stand is available for CFG70 variant. In Samsung CF791, you can make use of HAS Stand, which is also available with CFG70. The Samsung CF791 is primarily oriented for wall mounting because of its massive size.
Commenting on the release of new curbed gaming monitors, an official Samsung spokesperson disclosed that the company is committed to the design of curved monitors with enhanced response times. He also revealed that the company is gearing up to manufacture UHD models in 2017.
Samsung CF791 Curved Gaming Monitor Specs
The Samsung CF791 curved gaming monitor features a 34-inch VA Curved display with a resolution of 3440×1440 pixels, 1500R curved, 4ms response time, 125 percent sRGB, 100Hz refresh rate, 7Wx2 speakers, one display port, two HDMI ports and two USB ports. With support for FreeSync, the CF791 offers support for HAS stand.
Samsung CFG70 Curved Gaming Monitor Specs
The Samsung CFG70 curved gaming monitor comes in 23.5-inch and 27-inch VA Curved Full HD (1920×1080) display. Talking about other specifications, the CFG70 offers 1800R curved, 1ms response time, 144hz refresh rate, one display port, two HDMI ports. This model doesn’t ship with USB ports. In addition to FreeSync, the CFG70 curved monitor also provides support for arena lighting and gaming UX. This monitor ships with both HAS and pivot stands.
Price: 23.50-inch ($399), 27-inch ($499)