Samsung's 27-Inch ViewFinity S9 Is Its First 5K Monitor

With its 27-inch 5K decision (5,120 x 2,880) show, the ViewFinity S9 gives 50 p.c extra workspace than 4K UHD displays. The monitor additionally provides 99% DCI-P31 and 218 PPI (pixels per inch), up from the DCI-P3 98% of the S8 mannequin. It is also nearly twice as vibrant as final yr’s mannequin at 600 cd/m2.

In what comes as a primary to the trade, the ViewFinity S9 incorporates a Sensible Calibration device that may be accessed through a smartphone. This device lets customers calibrate their monitor to optimum settings, eradicating the necessity for a coloration calibration system. Though, it is but to be recognized how this Sensible Calibration function compares to a standard calibration system.

The ViewFinity S9 additionally options one thing for professionals who spend lengthy hours observing their screens. Samsung claims its built-in TUV-certified Clever Eye Care options will cut back eye pressure throughout use. The monitor additionally comes with a 4K digital camera, making it a strong alternative for creatives who incessantly take part in these pesky Zoom conferences.

Along with skilled use, this monitor additionally helps leisure with its Sensible TV capabilities. Sensible TV apps let customers stream reveals and video games on to the monitor. That being stated, this is not a monitor for esports-level gaming as a result of its refresh charge is capped at 60Hz.

The ViewFinity S9 is much from a funds monitor. Retailing at $1,599.99, this monitor breaks the ViewFinity lineup out of the funds class and into the premium class.