Samsung Electronics Co. on Tuesday announced the global launch of Odyssey Ark, the latest and most high-end model of the company’s Odyssey gaming monitor lineup aimed at delivering a premium gaming and movie-viewing experience for users.
According to Samsung, Odyssey Ark is the world’s first 55-inch 1,000R curved gaming screen that delivers a 165Hz refresh rate and 1 millisecond response time.
The Flex Move Screen feature also allows users to adjust viewing screen size between 55- and 27-inches, turn the screen vertically, and even switch the ratio between 16:9, 21:9 and 32:9 with the included Ark Dial controller.
“The gaming community craves new experiences and Odyssey Ark delivers access to a new world of gaming that will raise standards across the entire industry,” Ha Hye-sung, executive vice president of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics, said.
Samsung plans to roll out Odyssey Ark first in Britain then successively in major countries and regions.