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Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 Monitor Review

Tested using Methodology v1.2
Reviewed Mar 28, 2024 at 11:55 am
Latest change: Writing modified Apr 10, 2024 at 11:20 am
Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 Picture
6.9
Mixed Usage
6.7
Office
7.0
Gaming
7.2
Media Consumption
7.0
Media Creation
6.2
HDR

The Samsung G55C is a 27-inch 1440p budget gaming monitor with a 1000R curve. It's available in a 32-inch size and is very similar to the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55A S27AG55. It joins several other monitors in the budget gaming category, including the Dell G2724D. The Samsung has FreeSync VRR support and a high 165Hz refresh rate. It doesn't have many added features, like a USB hub, but it does have some of Samsung's gaming features, like Virtual Aim Point and Contrast Enhancer.

Our Verdict

6.9 Mixed Usage

The Samsung G55C is okay for mixed usage. It's designed as a gaming monitor and is satisfactory at this. It has a high refresh rate, supports FreeSync VRR, and is G-SYNC compatible to reduce screen tearing. However, there's a lot of blur behind fast-moving objects because of its bad response time. Its good contrast means fairly deep blacks appear next to bright highlights, though its limited HDR color performance means HDR content looks washed out and isn't realistic. While it's okay for office work and media creation, it has terrible ergonomics, so it's difficult to place in your preferred position, and its poor viewing angles make it difficult to share your work with others.

Pros
  • Good text clarity.
  • Good SDR brightness.
Cons
  • Terrible ergonomics.
  • Poor viewing angles.
6.7 Office

The Samsung G55C is okay for office work. It has good text clarity and gets bright enough to overcome glare, so you can see your work clearly in a brighter room. Its 27-inch screen is also large enough to open two windows side-by-side. However, it has terrible ergonomics, with no height adjustment, so it's difficult to place in your preferred position. Additionally, it doesn't swivel and has poor viewing angles, so sharing your work with others is difficult.

Pros
  • Good text clarity.
  • Good SDR brightness.
Cons
  • Terrible ergonomics.
  • Poor viewing angles.
7.0 Gaming

The Samsung G55C is satisfactory for gaming. It has a 165Hz refresh rate for a smooth feel, it supports FreeSync VRR, and it's G-SYNC compatible to reduce screen tearing. It also has good contrast and deep blacks are largely visible even in darker rooms. However, it has a bad response time, and there's considerable blur behind fast-moving objects. Additionally, it has high input lag compared to its competitors, so it doesn't feel as responsive.

Pros
  • Good contrast.
Cons
  • Terrible response time.
  • High input lag.
  • No local dimming.
7.2 Media Consumption

The Samsung G55C is satisfactory for media consumption. It has good SDR brightness and decent reflection handling, so it overcomes glare in a brighter room. Its good contrast also means that fairly deep blacks appear next to bright highlights in a darker room. However, it has poor viewing angles, so sharing a movie or TV show with another person is difficult. It also only shows a limited range of colors in HDR.

Pros
  • Good contrast.
  • Good SDR brightness.
Cons
  • Poor viewing angles.
  • No local dimming.
  • Mediocre HDR color gamut.
7.0 Media Creation

The Samsung G55C is decent for content creation. It has good text clarity, and its 27-inch screen is large enough to open two windows side-by-side. It also has great accuracy before calibration. However, it has poor viewing angles, and its stand doesn't swivel, so sharing your work with others is difficult. It also has limited coverage of HDR colors, which is a problem if you need to edit content with these colors.

Pros
  • Good contrast.
  • Good text clarity.
  • Good SDR brightness.
  • Great accuracy before calibration.
Cons
  • Terrible ergonomics.
  • Poor viewing angles.
  • Mediocre HDR color gamut.
6.2 HDR

The Samsung G55C is mediocre for HDR. It has a good contrast ratio, displaying fairly deep blacks next to bright highlights in a dark room. However, it doesn't have a local dimming feature to improve the contrast. Additionally, HDR highlights don't get bright enough to pop. Finally, it doesn't display all the colors needed for HDR, so colors look washed out and aren't realistic.

Pros
  • Good contrast.
Cons
  • No local dimming.
  • Mediocre HDR color gamut.
  • 6.9 Mixed Usage
  • 6.7 Office
  • 7.0 Gaming
  • 7.2 Media Consumption
  • 7.0 Media Creation
  • 6.2 HDR
  1. Updated Apr 10, 2024: Added that the LG 27GR75Q-B has a better Horizontal Viewing Angle.
  2. Updated Apr 05, 2024: Added that the MSI G274QPF-QD has USB connectivity.
  3. Updated Mar 28, 2024: Review published.
  4. Updated Mar 22, 2024: Early access published.
  5. Updated Mar 18, 2024: Our testers have started testing this product.
  6. Updated Mar 07, 2024: The product has arrived in our lab, and our testers will start evaluating it soon.
  7. Updated Feb 23, 2024: We've purchased the product and are waiting for it to arrive in our lab.

Differences Between Sizes And Variants

We tested the 27-inch Samsung G55C, which is a newer version of the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55A S27AG55. This model is also available in a 32-inch size, although it's a different product, so we don't expect it to perform the same, and our results aren't valid for it.

Model Size Model Code Resolution Panel Type Refresh Rate Firmware Version Tested
G5/G55C 27" LS27CG552EMXUE 1440p VA 165Hz M-C5500GGZA-1001.0
G5/G55C 32" LS32CG552EMXUE 1440p VA 165Hz Not Tested

Our unit was manufactured in November 2023; you can see the label here.

Compared To Other Monitors

The Samsung G55C is a budget gaming monitor that doesn't match the performance of its competitors in most situations. While it has good contrast and brightness and works well in darker rooms, other monitors in this category have substantially better overall performance. If you're looking for a monitor that performs better overall, take a look at the Dell G2724D. It's better for all uses, particularly gaming. While it has the same refresh rate as the Samsung, the Dell has far better motion handling, so fast-moving objects look crisp, and this model has much lower input lag for a more responsive feel.

For more options, check out our recommendations for the best budget and cheap monitors, the best 1440p gaming monitors, and the best 27-inch gaming monitors.

Samsung Odyssey G5/G55A S27AG55

The Samsung Odyssey G5/G55A S27AG55 and the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 are extremely similar 27-inch gaming monitors. The G5/G55C is a newer monitor that gets brighter, making it the better choice in a bright environment. However, the G5/G55A has considerably lower input lag and is the better choice if you want a responsive feel while gaming.

Samsung Odyssey G5/G51C S27CG51

The Samsung Odyssey G5/G51C S27CG51 and the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 are both 27-inch gaming monitors. Despite the G5/G51C being marketed as a lower-end monitor, it has better gaming performance. The G5/G51C has a substantially better response time, so fast-moving objects look crisper, and the monitor has considerably lower latency. The G5/G51C also has better ergonomics, so placing it in your preferred position for a long gaming session is easier. However, the G5/G55C gets considerably brighter, and you may prefer it if you're regularly gaming in a brighter room.

LG 27GP850-B/27GP83B-B

The LG 27GP850-B/27GP83B-B and the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 are 27-inch gaming monitors. However, the LG is the better monitor for most people. The Samsung has better contrast and displays deeper blacks in a dark room. However, the LG has better overall performance. The LG gets considerably brighter and has far better viewing angles, so you can better share content with friends or play a local co-op game. The LG also has far better motion handling, so fast-moving objects look crisp.

Dell G2724D

The Dell G2724D and the Samsung Odyssey G5/G55C S27CG55 are 27-inch gaming monitors. However, the Dell is the better monitor for most people. The Samsung has better contrast, and you may prefer it if you're gaming in a darker room. However, the Dell has better overall performance. The Dell gets considerably brighter and has better reflection handling, making it the better choice for brighter rooms. The Dell also has a far better response time, so fast-moving objects look crisp, and it has lower input lag for a more responsive feel. Additionally, the Dell has far better ergonomics, so it's easier to place in your preferred position for a long gaming session.

Test Results

perceptual testing image
Design
Design
Style
Curved
Yes
Curve Radius
1000R

The Samsung G55C has a simple, gamer-oriented aesthetic. It has a black plastic body with a tripod stand.

7.0
Design
Build Quality

The build quality is decent. The monitor body is solid, with no flex or plastic creaking. The plastic stand is also stable and solid, with no flexing. However, the tilt mechanism is extremely stiff, and is difficult to adjust.

1.7
Design
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
0.0" (0.0 cm)
Tilt Range
-17.5° to 2.5°
Rotate Portrait/Landscape
No
Swivel Range
No swivel
Wall Mount
VESA 75x75

The ergonomics are terrible, and it's hard to set the monitor to your preferred position or share your screen with others. Additionally, while it has an adequate tilt range, the tilt mechanism is very stiff and difficult to adjust. The stand features a loop for cable management.

Design
Stand
Base Width
21.9" (55.5 cm)
Base Depth
11.2" (28.5 cm)
Thickness (With Display)
9.3" (23.5 cm)
Weight (With Display)
9.3 lbs (4.2 kg)

The V-shaped feet provide enough space to put peripherals between them, and the monitor's stand provides quick wobble recovery.

Design
Display
Size
27"
Housing Width
24.2" (61.5 cm)
Housing Height
15.0" (38.0 cm)
Thickness (Without Stand)
4.7" (12.0 cm)
Weight (Without Stand)
8.4 lbs (3.8 kg)
Borders Size (Bezels)
0.4" (1.0 cm)
Design
Controls

There's a single joystick located just below the Samsung branding at the center of the bottom bezel. This controls the on-screen menu and turns the monitor on and off.

Design
In The Box
Power Supply
External Brick

  • DisplayPort cable
  • HDMI cable
  • Power brick
  • Power cable
  • Documentation

Picture Quality
7.8
Picture Quality
Contrast
Native Contrast
2,922 : 1
Contrast With Local Dimming
N/A

The Samsung G55C has very good contrast, resulting in fairly deep blacks in a dark room. Unfortunately, there's no local dimming feature to improve black levels.

0
Picture Quality
Local Dimming
Local Dimming
No
Backlight
Edge

This monitor doesn't have a local dimming feature. We still film these videos on the monitor so you can compare the backlight performance with a monitor that has local dimming.

7.8
Picture Quality
SDR Brightness
Real Scene
319 cd/m²
Peak 2% Window
334 cd/m²
Peak 10% Window
335 cd/m²
Peak 25% Window
335 cd/m²
Peak 50% Window
335 cd/m²
Peak 100% Window
336 cd/m²
Sustained 2% Window
334 cd/m²
Sustained 10% Window
335 cd/m²
Sustained 25% Window
335 cd/m²
Sustained 50% Window
335 cd/m²
Sustained 100% Window
335 cd/m²
Automatic Brightness Limiting (ABL)
0.000
Minimum Brightness
38 cd/m²

The Samsung G55C has very good SDR brightness. It gets bright enough to fight glare and maintains its brightness well across different content. These results are from after calibration in the 'Original' Picture Mode with the Brightness at its max and Dynamic Brightness 'Off.'

6.3
Picture Quality
HDR Brightness
VESA DisplayHDR Certification
No Certification
Real Scene
327 cd/m²
Peak 2% Window
342 cd/m²
Peak 10% Window
342 cd/m²
Peak 25% Window
342 cd/m²
Peak 50% Window
342 cd/m²
Peak 100% Window
342 cd/m²
Sustained 2% Window
342 cd/m²
Sustained 10% Window
342 cd/m²
Sustained 25% Window
342 cd/m²
Sustained 50% Window
342 cd/m²
Sustained 100% Window
342 cd/m²
Automatic Brightness Limiting (ABL)
0.000

The HDR brightness is mediocre. It doesn't get bright enough to display the content creator's intent in games or movies and doesn't track the PQ EOTF well. Most scenes are slightly brighter than they should be, and there's a slow roll-off near the monitor's peak brightness, so highlights don't get the brightest they could. These results are from the 'Graphics' Picture Mode with Dynamic Brightness 'Off.'

5.3
Picture Quality
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Color Washout From Left
30°
Color Washout From Right
26°
Color Shift From Left
40°
Color Shift From Right
36°
Brightness Loss From Left
31°
Brightness Loss From Right
28°
Black Level Raise From Left
14°
Black Level Raise From Right
11°
Gamma Shift From Left
15°
Gamma Shift From Right
12°

Unfortunately, this monitor has a poor horizontal viewing angle. The curved screen helps compensate for this by bringing the sides of the screen closer to your field of view if you're sitting in front of the monitor. However, if you're sitting at the side of the monitor, it appears faded and washed out, so it's not ideal for co-op gaming or sharing content. If you want a monitor with a better horizontal viewing angle, check out the LG 27GR75Q-B.

4.9
Picture Quality
Vertical Viewing Angle
Color Washout From Below
25°
Color Washout From Above
25°
Color Shift From Below
26°
Color Shift From Above
26°
Brightness Loss From Below
29°
Brightness Loss From Above
29°
Black Level Raise From Below
Black Level Raise From Above
Gamma Shift From Below
14°
Gamma Shift From Above
13°

The vertical viewing angle is bad. The screen looks washed out if you stand up and look down at the monitor.

8.4
Picture Quality
Gray Uniformity
50% Std. Dev.
1.735%
50% DSE
0.141%

The gray uniformity is impressive, and there are minimal issues throughout the screen.

3.9
Picture Quality
Black Uniformity
Native Std. Dev.
3.384%
Std. Dev. w/ L.D.
N/A

The monitor has poor black uniformity. There's significant backlight bleed along the top and bottom of the monitor, though there isn't much cloudiness in the center of the screen. Unfortunately, there's no local dimming feature to improve black uniformity.

8.1
Picture Quality
Color Accuracy (Pre-Calibration)
Picture Mode
Original
sRGB Gamut Area xy
101.2%
White Balance dE (Avg.)
4.39
Color Temperature (Avg.)
7,393 K
Gamma (Avg.)
2.13
Color dE (Avg.)
3.02
Contrast Setting
50
RGB Settings
0-0-0
Gamma Setting
0
Brightness Setting
50
Measured Brightness
371 cd/m²
Brightness Locked
No

The Samsung Odyssey G55C has great accuracy before calibration. The colors are fairly accurate, but the temperature is too cold, and the screen has a blue tint. The white balance is also mediocre, and most scenes are too bright.

The 'Original' Picture mode isn't an sRGB mode, so there aren't any locked-out settings.

9.3
Picture Quality
Color Accuracy (Post-Calibration)
Picture Mode
Original
sRGB Gamut Area xy
99.4%
White Balance dE (Avg.)
0.48
Color Temperature (Avg.)
6,510 K
Gamma (Avg.)
2.18
Color dE (Avg.)
2.25
Contrast Setting
48
RGB Settings
7-3-(-13)
Gamma Setting
0
Brightness Setting
9
Measured Brightness
99 cd/m²
ICC Profile
Download

The Samsung Odyssey G55C has incredible accuracy after calibration. The white balance is nearly perfect, as is the gamma curve, except that very bright scenes are slightly too bright. Most colors and the color temperature are nearly perfect, and the blue tint is completely gone.

9.1
Picture Quality
SDR Color Gamut
sRGB Coverage xy
99.1%
sRGB Picture Mode
Original
Adobe RGB Coverage xy
76.7%
Adobe RGB Picture Mode
Original

The SDR color gamut is fantastic, and the monitor has incredible coverage of the sRGB color space. However, it has more limited coverage of the Adobe RGB color space used in photo editing, and it doesn't display some colors accurately in that color space.

9.5
Picture Quality
SDR Color Volume
sRGB In ICtCp
97.9%
sRGB Picture Mode
Original
Adobe RGB In ICtCp
81.7%
Adobe RGB Picture Mode
Original

The Samsung Odyssey G55C has a superb color volume in SDR. Most colors are bright and vibrant, but despite the good contrast ratio, it can't display dark saturated colors very well.

6.1
Picture Quality
HDR Color Gamut
Wide Color Gamut
No
DCI-P3 Coverage xy
76.5%
DCI-P3 Picture Mode
Graphics
Rec. 2020 Coverage xy
54.8%
Rec. 2020 Picture Mode
Graphics

The Samsung Odyssey G55C has a mediocre HDR color gamut. It has passable coverage of the DCI-P3 color space used by most current HDR content and has even worse coverage of the wider Rec. 2020 color space. It also displays several colors inaccurately in both HDR color spaces.

7.0
Picture Quality
HDR Color Volume
DCI-P3 In ICtCp
71.8%
DCI-P3 Picture Mode
Graphics
Rec. 2020 In ICtCp
52.2%
Rec. 2020 Picture Mode
Graphics

The HDR color volume is decent. Its color gamut limits it, and while it can't display bright colors very well, it's decent at displaying dark colors.

7.2
Picture Quality
Reflections
Screen Finish
Semi-Gloss
Total Reflections
5.8%
Indirect Reflections
3.2%
Calculated Direct Reflections
2.6%

The reflection handling is decent. While it struggles opposite a bright window, it's fine if you have a few lights around.

7.5
Picture Quality
Text Clarity
Pixel Type
VA
Subpixel Layout
RGB

The text clarity is good. With ClearType on (top photo), diagonal lines appear bolder. These photos are in Windows 10, and you can also see it in Windows 11 with ClearType on and with ClearType off.

9.8
Picture Quality
Gradient
Color Depth
10 Bit

The gradient handling is superb. There's almost no noticeable banding in any shade.

Motion
8.5
Motion
Refresh Rate
Native Refresh Rate
165 Hz
Max Refresh Rate
165 Hz
Max Refresh Rate Over DP
165 Hz
Max Refresh Rate Over HDMI
144 Hz
Max Refresh Rate Over DP @ 10-bit
60 Hz
Max Refresh Rate Over HDMI @ 10-Bit
60 Hz

Due to bandwidth limitations, you can't reach the monitor's maximum refresh rate with 10-bit signals.

Motion
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
FreeSync
Yes
G-SYNC
Compatible (Tested)
VRR Maximum
165 Hz
VRR Minimum
< 20 Hz
VRR Supported Connectors
DisplayPort, HDMI
Variable Refresh Rate
Yes

This monitor supports FreeSync natively to reduce screen tearing over both HDMI and DisplayPort. Although not officially certified by NVIDIA, it also works with their G-SYNC Compatible feature, but only over DisplayPort.

4.2
Motion
Response Time @ Max Refresh Rate
Recommended Overdrive Setting
Adaptive Sync
Rise / Fall Time
11.3 ms
Total Response Time
27.2 ms
Overshoot Error
0.0%
Worst 3 Rise / Fall Time
23.2 ms
Worst 3 Total Response Time
43.8 ms
Worst 3 Overshoot Error
0.0%

Overdrive SettingResponse Time ChartResponse Time TablesMotion Blur Photo
StandardChartTablePhoto
FasterChartTablePhoto
ExtremeChartTablePhoto
VRRChartTablePhoto

The monitor has a bad response time at the max refresh rate of 165Hz when VRR is enabled. Fast-moving objects look blurry, and there's considerable smearing. If VRR is enabled, the overdrive modes will be locked and ignored. If you turn off VRR, then the 'Extreme' Response Time setting produces the best result, and the monitor scores 6.1 for this section.

3.9
Motion
Response Time @ 120Hz
Recommended Overdrive Setting
Adaptive Sync
Rise / Fall Time
12.5 ms
Total Response Time
28.0 ms
Overshoot Error
0.0%
Worst 3 Rise / Fall Time
23.2 ms
Worst 3 Total Response Time
44.0 ms
Worst 3 Overshoot Error
0.0%

Overdrive SettingResponse Time ChartResponse Time TablesMotion Blur Photo
StandardChartTablePhoto
FasterChartTablePhoto
ExtremeChartTablePhoto
VRRChartTablePhoto

The monitor has a bad response time at 120Hz when VRR is enabled. Fast-moving objects look blurry, and there's considerable smearing. If VRR is enabled, the overdrive modes will be locked and ignored. If you turn off VRR, then the 'Extreme' Response Time setting produces the best result, and the monitor scores 6.1 for this section.

2.1
Motion
Response Time @ 60Hz
Recommended Overdrive Setting
Adaptive Sync
Rise / Fall Time
18.2 ms
Total Response Time
46.1 ms
Overshoot Error
0.0%
Worst 3 Rise / Fall Time
28.0 ms
Worst 3 Total Response Time
72.1 ms
Worst 3 Overshoot Error
0.0%

Overdrive SettingResponse Time ChartResponse Time TablesMotion Blur Photo
StandardChartTablePhoto
FasterChartTablePhoto
ExtremeChartTablePhoto
VRRChartTablePhoto

The monitor has a bad response time at 60Hz when VRR is enabled. Fast-moving objects look blurry, and there's considerable smearing. If VRR is enabled, the overdrive modes will be locked and ignored. If you turn off VRR, then the 'Extreme' Response Time setting produces the best result, and the monitor scores 4.8 for this section.

Motion
Backlight Strobing (BFI)
Backlight Strobing (BFI)
Yes
Maximum Frequency
165 Hz
Minimum Frequency
165 Hz
Longest Pulse Width Brightness
120 cd/m²
Shortest Pulse Width Brightness
120 cd/m²
Pulse Width Control
No
Pulse Phase Control
No
Pulse Amplitude Control
No
VRR At The Same Time
No

Refresh RateMotion Blur Photo
165HzPhoto

This monitor has an optional backlight strobing feature to reduce image persistence. It's designed to only function when the monitor's refresh rate is set to 165Hz, and it doesn't work if VRR is enabled. Unfortunately, enabling backlight strobing results in significant image duplication, and you can't adjust it.

10
Motion
Image Flicker
Flicker-Free
Yes
PWM Dimming Frequency
0 Hz

The backlight remains flicker-free at all brightness levels, helping to reduce eye strain if you're sensitive to flicker.

Inputs
7.6
Inputs
Input Lag
Native Resolution @ Max Hz
12.9 ms
Native Resolution @ 120Hz
5.0 ms
Native Resolution @ 60Hz
25.4 ms
Backlight Strobing (BFI)
16.0 ms

The input lag is good overall. However, the monitor's lag at its maximum refresh rate and at 60Hz is much higher than at 120Hz. This means that gaming at 120Hz feels more responsive than gaming at the maximum refresh rate, which is very unusual. As a result, we tested input lag for this monitor on a different PC configuration and found nearly identical results.

8.0
Inputs
Resolution And Size
Native Resolution
2560 x 1440
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Megapixels
3.7 MP
Pixel Density
102 PPI
Measured Screen Diagonal
27.3"
Screen Area
331 in²
7.0
Inputs
PS5 Compatibility
4k @ 120Hz
No
4k @ 60Hz
Yes
1440p @ 120Hz
Yes
1440p @ 60Hz
Yes
1080p @ 120Hz
Yes
1080p @ 60Hz
Yes
HDR
Yes
VRR
No

This monitor works well with the PS5, though it doesn't support VRR to reduce screen tearing. Additionally, the monitor only works with 4k @ 60Hz signals from the PS5 if you turn off VRR in the monitor's settings.

9.2
Inputs
Xbox Series X|S Compatibility
4k @ 120Hz
No
4k @ 60Hz
Yes
1440p @ 120Hz
Yes
1440p @ 60Hz
Yes
1080p @ 120Hz
Yes
1080p @ 60Hz
Yes
HDR
Yes
VRR
Yes

This monitor works well with the Xbox Series X|S. However, the monitor only works with 4k @ 60Hz signals from the Xbox if you turn off VRR in the monitor's settings.

Inputs
Inputs Photos
Inputs
Video And Audio Ports
DisplayPort
1 (DP 1.2)
Mini DisplayPort
No
HDMI
1 (HDMI 2.0)
HDMI 2.1 Rated Speed
No HDMI 2.1
DVI
No
VGA
No
Daisy Chaining
No
3.5mm Audio Out
1
HDR10
Yes
3.5mm Audio In
No
3.5mm Microphone In
No
Inputs
USB
USB-A Ports
1 (Service Port Only)
USB-A Rated Speed
480Mbps (USB 2.0)
USB-B Upstream Port
No
USB-C Ports
0
USB-C Upstream
No USB-C Ports
USB-C Rated Speed
No USB-C Ports
USB-C Power Delivery
No USB-C Ports
USB-C DisplayPort Alt Mode
No USB-C Ports
Thunderbolt
No

This monitor doesn't have any USB-C ports. If you want a gaming monitor with a USB-C port, check out the MSI G274QPF-QD.

Inputs
macOS Compatibility

ConnectionHDMI 2.0USB-C to DisplayPort
Max Refresh Rate144Hz120Hz
VRR RangeN/A65-120Hz
HDRYesNo

This monitor works well with macOS. When using a MacBook, windows return to their original position when reopening the lid or waking the laptop up from sleep.

Features
Features
Additional Features
Speakers
No
RGB Illumination
No
Multiple Input Display
No
KVM Switch
No

The monitor has a few gamer-focused features, including:

  • Virtual Aim Point: Adds crosshairs to the screen for more accurate aiming.
  • Contrast Enhancer: Adjusts the contrast to prevent excessive differences between bright and dark areas.
  • Eye Saver Mode: Reduces blue light levels to minimize eye strain.

Features
On-Screen Display (OSD)