Samsung Expands Smart Monitor Lineup to Meet Growing Demand for Do-It-All Displays
World’s first ‘do-it-all’ screen offered in new 43-inch and 24-inch sizes, additional color options and enhanced smart features
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today announced the global availability of its newly expanded Smart Monitor lineup, providing more display sizes and design options, along with new and enhanced smart features. The lineup now includes a larger 43-inch M7 (UHD resolution) model, delivering enhanced productivity and an immersive entertainment experience. The M5 (FHD resolution) models are now available in a new smaller 24-inch and a new stylish white color option for the 27-inch and 32-inch displays.
The Samsung Smart Monitor series was launched in November 2020 as the world’s first do-it-all screen designed for today’s businesses, academia and consumers who are working, learning and staying entertained at home. The Smart Monitor offers integrated media and productivity apps, versatile connectivity, built-in speakers and a new energy-saving, solar cell-powered remote control.¹
“Whether in a living room, dorm room or office space, consumers want to seamlessly go between work, learning and entertainment,” said Mark Quiroz, Vice President of Marketing, Samsung Electronics America. “The Samsung Smart Monitor lineup offers consumers something unique by combining a smart monitor with a streaming TV, and the expansion offers a larger variety in size and color to fit in anyone’s space.”
The latest additions to Samsung’s Smart Monitor series include:
- Smart Monitor M7 43” (Model: M70A) –The flagship Smart Monitor M7 is now available in a larger 43-inch size that maximizes productivity and enhances entertainment. Wrapped in a borderless design, the monitor delivers an immersive experience whether working, learning or playing. Featuring a 4K Ultra-High Definition (UHD) display, the 43-inch M7 can seamlessly switch functionalities, moving from a reliable work device to an instant 4K entertainment hub with built-in content streaming apps, speakers and HDR10 capabilities to optimize every detail of 4K content. The Smart Monitor M7 also comes in a 32-inch display.
- Smart Monitor M5 27” and 32” in White (Model: M50A) – In addition to the standard black, the popular M5 model is now available in a sleek and stylish white design for both its 27- and 32-inch models to complement a design-conscious user’s home. The new color blends in perfectly with minimalist-inspired designs and adds a finishing touch to any interior aesthetic.
- Smart Monitor M5 24” (Model: M50A) – The M5 range now also comes in a new 24-inch Full HD form factor, making it the most accessible Smart Monitor in terms of size and pricing. The Smart Monitor’s compact sizing makes it ideal for those who may not have the desk space for a larger monitor, or for consumers simply looking for a good value multi-functional monitor.
Alongside the new size and design options, Samsung is unveiling a range of new features for the Smart Monitor lineup, such as TV Plus2, which provides a variety of 100% free live and on-demand content with no downloads or sign-up required. Meanwhile, Universal Guide3 offers content recommendations based on an analysis of the user’s preferences and viewing patterns, ensuring fully personalized suggestions on popular apps such as Netflix, Prime Video and more. Users can enjoy a complete TV experience with cinematic 4K content, built-in speakers and a full remote to stream from their favorite Smart TV apps – no TV needed.
The voice assistant has been upgraded from previous models to enable not only Bixby, but also other voice assistants such as Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. The Remote Access feature will also be updated to ‘PC on Screen’ in June, enabling simple and secure connectivity between the Smart Monitor and external PCs for improved usability.
As part of Samsung’s long-term sustainability program, the M7 43-inch includes a solar-powered, all-in-one energy-saving remote made from recycled plastic, delivering eco-friendly efficiency with charging from indoor sunlight, lightbulbs, or a USB-C connection. In addition, the remote for other models has been partially crafted from recycled plastic for reduced carbon footprint and enhanced sustainability.
Utilizing the same features as the first-generation lineup, the Samsung Smart Monitor lineup provides numerous connectivity options for both PCs and smartphones. Users can connect their personal mobile devices with just a quick tap using Tap View4, Mirroring or with Apple AirPlay 2. In addition, Samsung DeX allows users to enjoy a complete desktop experience by connecting their monitor with their mobile device. The display also supports Microsoft 365 applications5, enabling users to view and edit documents and conveniently save them on the cloud even without PC connection, thanks to embedded Wi-Fi. For a clean workplace setup, the Smart Monitor offers plenty of ports, including a USB Type-C port6, USB ports and Bluetooth 4.2 capabilities.
The display can also transform into a complete entertainment hub with the ability for users to access OTT content and stream their favorite movies and shows on Netflix, HBO and YouTube even without a connection to a PC or mobile device7
The Samsung Smart Monitor expanded lineup will be available in the United States starting at $199.99. For more information, please visit: samsung.com/us/monitors/smart-monitors.