The Odyssey Ark was on sale in the US in August after making its premiere at IFA 2022. It has been launched in India today. It includes a 55-inch curved screen with QLED technology and Mini-LED lighting. The 14-bit VA QLED display has a matte surface, HDR10+, AMD FreeSync Premium Pro, a 165Hz refresh rate, a 1ms grey-to-gray response time, and 4K resolution. It can be as bright as 600 nits on average and 2,000 nits at its brightest in HDR.
The Game Bar lets you alter display settings rapidly. The company has also activated the Odyssey Ark to broadcast four video inputs concurrently. Samsung Gaming Hub lets you access Amazon Luna, Microsoft Xbox Cloud, and Nvidia GeForce Now. Samsung Odyssey Ark includes Dolby Atmos and 60W, 2.2.2-channel speakers. The monitor’s stand pivots to accommodate portrait orientation, which Samsung calls “Cockpit Mode.”
On the other hand, the monitor runs on the Tizen OS, which lets you use Apple TV+, Disney+, Netflix, and Prime Video. Alexa is included. It has Samsung Health, SmartThings, Wi-Fi 5, Miracast, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, Tap View, a USB Type-C connector, an Ethernet port, and four HDMI 2.1 connections (with Auto Source Switch+ and HDMI CEC). It has a height-adjustable, pivoting, swiveling, and tilting stand.
Samsung Odyssey Ark 55: Specifications
Pricing and availability
The Samsung Odyssey Ark, its 55-inch flagship gaming monitor, is priced at Rs. 2,19,999. Furthermore, the discount offers are valid from October 7th, 12 PM, to October 9th, midnight. Consumers can purchase it from the Samsung stores across the nation, both offline and online.
- As an introductory offer, there’s an instant discount of Rs. 10,000 as well as a Samsung T7 2TB SSD Shield USB 3.2 worth Rs. 34,999 as a free gift.
- EMI is also available on debit cards and starts at Rs. 134,15/- per month.