Samsung’s 49-inch CRG9 Curved QHD 120Hz Gaming Monitor offers immersion like you’ve never experienced before at home, and you can get one for $899.99 shipped, today only, originally $1499.99. This super ultra-wide gaming monitor with 32:9 aspect ratio boasts a 120Hz refresh rate with a fast 4ms response time to minimize image lag and motion blur, effortlessly keeping up with fast-paced games. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Tesla Model 3 owners have probably never thought about smashing their infotainment screen for any reason, and that’s why TechRax is here to show just what happens if you do so while driving. A handheld sledgehammer was used for the job, and the screen is quite resilient, taking many hits before eventually cracking. Eventually, enough of the glass came off to cause the display to have random RGB flashes. Read more for the video and additional information.
Samsung Display recently showcased their next-generation panels at World Information Display Society (SID) 2021, including the “S-foldable,” which is essentially a bi-fold flexible OLED screen. Depending on the application, the 7.2-inch panel can fold twice, both inwards and outwards, thanks to two bi-fold hinges, enabling you to fold it both ways. The online exhibition runs from May 17 – 21. Read more for a video and additional information.
Xiaomi has just unveiled its first quad-curved waterfall screen concept smartphone. What sets this apart from other devices is its 88° hyper quad-curved screen design that allows visual interfaces to flow over the phone’s surface like water, nearly covering its entire frame. The body contains no ports or buttons, which gives us a preview of futuristic unibody smartphones with a no-port design. To polish glass with a deep 88° bend on four sides, they had to develop their own glass processing equipment, hot bending under 800°C high temperature / pressure, four different polishing tools and more than ten complex polishing procedures. Read more for a video and additional information.
Photo credit: Yasava via Robb Report
Switzerland-based Yasava, a design firm, wants to change the way people travel while also reducing the carbon footprint of an aircraft’s interior. They plan to accomplish this by replacing traditional windows with massive OLED walls capable of showing various projections, whether it be clouds or even a forest. Passengers will be able to change the scenery at the push of a button, while exterior cameras show what’s going on outside in real-time. Read more for another picture.
Samsung’s 49″ Odyssey G9 Gaming Monitor is for those who demand the ultimate immersion, and you can get one for $1,189.99 shipped, today only, originally $1,399.99. This display is the world’s first Dual Quad High-Definition (DQHD; 5120×1440 resolution) gaming monitor, complete with an industry-first 1000R curvature. Featuring a rapid 1ms response time, 240Hz refresh rate and crystal clear QLED picture quality for gaming in dual QHD. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.