Samsung Electronics Releases World’s First 240Hz 4K Gaming Monitor, Odyssey Neo G8 – Samsung Newsroom UK


Odyssey Neo G8 offers an ultra-fast 240Hz refresh rate with Quantum Mini LED technology

June 6, 2022 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in the gaming monitor industry, announced the global availability of the 2022 Odyssey G85NB, G75NB and G40B line of gaming monitors, further cementing the industry leading position of the Odyssey by offering the most immersive and realistic play. experience available in the market. The G85NB – the world’s first 240Hz 4K gaming monitor – comes in a 32-inch format, delivering super-realistic picture quality, fast response times, and top-of-the-line performance.

“Samsung is thrilled to unveil the world’s fastest 4K gaming monitor to unlock even more opportunities and bring innovation to market, creating an incredibly immersive new experience,” said Hyesung Ha, Executive Vice President of Visual Display. Business at Samsung Electronics. “Gamers ultimately want that immersive experience in unity with their character and scene, and the Odyssey delivers with superior features and lifelike image quality to give gamers a thrill.”

Odyssey Neo G8 (G85NB) – Unmatched speed and resolution

The new 32-inch Odyssey Neo G8 is the world’s first and fastest monitor that combines a 4K (3840 x 2160) 1000R curved VA panel with Quantum Matrix technology, with an ultra-fast 240 refresh rate Hz and a response time of 1 ms (GtG[1]). 4K resolution is also supported by a color gamut of up to 95% of the DCI-P3 color gamut. The Neo G8’s design was inspired by the iconic styling of the Odyssey Neo G9, delivering an effortlessly cool exterior that’s packed with premium gaming performance features.

Combined with AMD FreeSync Premium Pro, the gaming monitor’s exceptional 4K 240Hz refresh rate and ultra-low 1ms response time allow gamers to achieve true precision to maximize their potential and compete at the highest level. in any gaming environment. The Neo G8 also uses Quantum Mini LED technology, enabling ultra-fine and precise control of densely packed LEDs, ensuring gamers see dark and bright scenes as intended. Plus, Quantum HDR 2000 with 2,000 nits peak brightness and one million static contrast ratio brings out the finest details for unparalleled immersion.

CoreSync lighting on the back of the monitor automatically detects on-screen colors and projects them in real life to create a deeper immersive feeling.

The Odyssey Neo G8 is also designed to provide a wide range of innovative features to enhance any gaming experience. The monitor is equipped with a new display technology called Matte Display which provides both anti-glare and anti-glare protection. -reflective, minimizing distractions and keeping users focused on the content in front of them. Additionally, the monitor offers a height-adjustable stand (HAS), as well as swivel and tilt functionality for ergonomic efficiency and Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) compliant mounting. Users can customize their space for maximum comfort and productivity, thanks to the flexibility of the Neo G8.

The G85NB was recently recognized for its innovative technology and named winner in the CES 2022 Best of Innovation gaming category, as well as winner of the CES 2022 Innovation Award, also in the gaming category.

Odyssey Neo G7 (G75NB) – Immerse yourself with premium Mini-LED technology

Samsung expands its lineup of Odyssey gaming monitors with the new Odyssey Neo G7, a 32-inch 4K (3840 x 2160) monitor with a 1000R curved VA panel, 165Hz refresh rate and 100-speed response time. ms (GtG), delivering high-end gaming performance.

This performance is powered by many of the same features as the Odyssey Neo G8 model, including AMD FreeSync Premium Pro, Quantum Mini LED technology, as well as Quantum HDR 2000 with 2,000 nits peak brightness and static contrast ratio. a million for one for superior immersion that immerses players in the virtual world of any game they play.

Deep immersion is enhanced by CoreSync lighting on the rear of the monitor, bringing content to life with bright, vivid colors that create more memorable experiences.

The ergonomic stand, in addition to Auto Source Switch+, ensures the monitor works for the user and eliminates any friction during use for maximum performance, productivity and comfort. Gamers can also access their content faster, without having to cycle through multiple inputs, by simply turning on the PC and the monitor instantly recognizes and switches between inputs.

Odyssey G4 (G40B) – Futuristic design packed with essential gaming features

The G40B offers a brilliant option for gamers looking for a monitor with all the essential gaming features, in a futuristic design. Available in 25-inch and 27-inch sizes, the Full HD (1920 x 1080) G4 resolution features an ultra-fast 240Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time (GtG), IPS panel with a wide angle vision and HDR10 support for high-level gaming. live. This is further enhanced by AMD FreeSync Premium and G-SYNC compatibility for smooth gameplay. Users can also relax in comfort with ergonomic features like HAS, Swivel, Tilt, and Pivot to find the perfect gaming position.

The Samsung Odyssey G85NB, G75NB, and G40B gaming monitors will be available globally throughout June, with launch schedules varying by region. For more information, please visit:

[Spec Table]

Model G85NB G75NB G40B
Display Screen size 32″ 32″ 27″ 25″
Flat / Curved 1000R Curved 1000R Curved Apartment
aspect ratio 16:9
Brightness (typical) 350 cd/㎡

(Peak 2000 cd/㎡)

350 cd/㎡

(Peak 2000 cd/㎡)

400 cd/㎡
HDR Quantum HDR 2000 Quantum HDR 2000 HDR10
Resolution 3840×2160 (UHD) 1920×1080 (FHD)
Frame rate Max 240Hz 165Hz max Max 240Hz
Response time 1ms (GTG)
viewing angle 178°(Horizontal)/178°(Vertical)
Variable refresh rate FreeSync Premium Pro FreeSync Premium,

G-Sync ready

CoreSync Lighting Yes
etc.(1) Black EQ, low input lag mode, refresh rate optimizer

Super Arena Gaming UX, Auto Source Switch+,

Adaptive picture, ultra-wide game view, flicker-free

Others Front color Black
Back color White Black
Interface Display Port 1.4 (1EA),
HDMI 2.1 (2EA), USB3.0 up (1EA) and down (1EA)
Display Port 1.2 (1EA),
HDMI 2.0 (2EA),
Ergonomics A (Height Adjustable Stand), Tilt, Swivel, Swivel
Wall mounting 100×100

[1] Gray to gray. Unit of measurement of pixel speed. Used to measure the response time of gaming monitors


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