Samsung Unveils the Future of Gaming with the Odyssey Neo G9

July 27, 2021
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Samsung’s First Mini LED Curved Gaming Monitor With Quantum Matrix Technology Delivers Groundbreaking Gaming Experience, Available for Australian Preorder From 29 July

Samsung Electronics a top tier gaming monitor company*, today announced the global launch of its next-generation curved gaming monitor, the Odyssey Neo G9 enhanced by Quantum Mini LED technology. The Odyssey Neo G9 joins the Odyssey lineup, taking gaming to the next level with Quantum Matrix technology, supported by Quantum Mini LED display and Quantum HDR 2000 for an immersive gaming experience.



With the previous launch of the Odyssey G9 in 2020, Samsung pushed the boundaries in terms of seamlessly smooth and brilliant picture quality. Now with Quantum Mini-LED display delivering refined detail no matter the game, the Odyssey Neo G9 is catapulting the gaming monitor category forward. With Quantum Matrix Technology combined with super-fast response and refresh rates, Odyssey Neo G9 delivers an unrivaled dynamic picture and pro-level performance for all gamers.


“Samsung’s Odyssey Neo G9 with Quantum Mini-LED is a stunning addition to any gaming set-up, it delivers an unrivalled immersive experience.” said Phil Gaut, Director of Display and Memory Solutions at Samsung Australia. “As Australians continue to explore the world of gaming in record numbers, the Odyssey Neo G9 offers a competitive advantage thanks to the addition of Quantum Matrix Technology combined with super-fast response and refresh rates that will take you to the top of the leader board. This is the time to stop playing fair and up the ante with a curved gaming monitor.”


Experience sensational colour

The Odyssey Neo G9 utilises the same Mini-LED technology built into Samsung’s latest Neo QLED TV lineup. This next-generation display technology is enabled by a new light source, Quantum Mini LED. At 1/40 the height of a conventional LED, the Quantum Mini LED has incredibly thin micro layers filled with many more LEDs.



Quantum Matrix Technology enables ultra-fine and precise control of those densely packed LEDs, guaranteeing high black level 12-bit image quality, making dark areas darker and bright areas brighter with 2,048 dimming zones, ensuring viewers enjoy content as it’s meant to be seen**. Quantum HDR2000 offers peak brightness of 2,000 nits, with certification received from VDE (Verband Deutscher Elektrotechniker), alongside a static contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1. In addition, Samsung’s cutting-edge picture quality technology provides deep black and white levels, for incredible contrast and immaculate detail.


See it all on one screen

Based on the high-performance technology pioneered by the current Odyssey G9, the Odyssey Neo G9 features an ultra-wide 49-inch display with a 32:9 aspect ratio that offers Dual Quad High-Definition (DQHD; 5,120×1,440 resolution) with a rapid, 240Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time.*** The futuristic and immersive 1000R curvature of the monitor was certified by TÜV Rheinland, a leading international certification organization, awarding it their Eye Comfort certificate. The Odyssey Neo G9 provides Adaptive Sync on DP1.4 and HDMI2.1 VRR (Variable Refresh Rate) through HDMI 2.1 with NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatibility and AMD FreeSync Premium Pro, delivering dynamic and seamless action scene-by-scene for a groundbreaking gameplay experience.



Colour lighting that matches your mood

The display seamlessly fits into any gaming setup or environment, with glossy white exterior and futuristic rear infinity core lighting system, which includes 52 colours and five lighting effect options. The monitor also comes with the CoreSync feature, allowing users match the Infinity Core Lighting with what’s on the screen, for truly world-blending immersion.


Samsung’s Odyssey Neo G9 with Quantum Mini LED will be available for preorder from 29 July 2021 and on sale in retail locally by 12 August 2021.



Model RRP Pre-order available through from 29 July
Odyssey Neo G9 $2,999 and Harvey Norman


**Source: IDC Worldwide Gaming Tracker, Q121, 16.9% market share based on revenue (over 100Hz)

** Compared to LC49G95TSSEXXY

***Based on Gray to Gray industry standard measurement




Notes to Editor

Spec Table

Model Odyssey Neo G9







Model code  LS49AG950NEXXY
Screen Size 49”
Flat / Curved 1000R Curved
Aspect Ratio 32:9
Brightness (Typical) 420 cd/㎡
Peak Brightness (Typical) 2000 cd/㎡
HDR 10+ Yes
Contrast Ratio Static 1,000,000 : 1
Resolution 5,120 x 1,440
Response Time 1ms (GTG)
Refresh Rate 240Hz
Viewing Angel 178°(Horizontal)/178°(Vertical)


Gaming Feature

FreeSync FreeSync Premium Pro
G-Sync G-Sync Compatible
Auto Source Switch + Yes
Etc. Screen Size Optimizer, Black Equalizer, Low Input Lag Mode

Refresh Rate Optimizer, Super Arena Gaming UX,




Display Port Display Port 1.4 (1EA)
Headphone Yes
USB Ports 2EA



Colour Black
Stand Type HAS
Tilt Yes
Swivel Yes
Wall Mount Yes (100×100)

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