Samsung Expands its Curved Line Gaming Monitor with 27-inch, 240Hz G-SYNC Compatible Display for Immersive, Fast-action Gameplay

LOS ANGELES - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced its new 27-inch CRG5 (C27RG5) gaming monitor, the latest in Samsung's line of curved gaming monitors. The CRG5 delivers innovative new gaming features including a lightning-fast 240Hz refresh rate and NVIDIA G-SYNC compatibility - providing a powerful combination of unparalleled picture quality and speed for intense gameplay.

"Said Kim, Executive Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics, said Samsung's delivering next-level gaming experiences with innovative curved displays. "Combining a 240Hz refresh rate with NVIDIA G-SYNC compatibility in Samsung's new CRG5 curved gaming monitor gives advanced performance gamers for the most graphic-intense games. "

The 27-inch CRG5 delivers to 1500R display curvature combined with a lightning-fast refresh rate through 240Hz RapidCurve ™ technology, eliminating screen lag time while displaying ultra-smooth scenes for a truly immersive experience. The monitor has been validated by NVIDIA to meet performance and image quality requirements for G-SYNC compatibility and delivers smooth, tear-free, low-latency gameplay during any scene, all in full HD resolution (1920 × 1080).

The monitor has deeper blacks and brighter whites with a 3000: 1 contrast ratio, providing super fine detail even in the brightest and darkest parts of a game. CRG5 has a curved vertical alignment (VA) panel display, providing an immersive gaming experience with wide viewing angle.

CRG5's minimal bezel design offers near edge-to-edge screen on three sides and a sturdy, ergonomic stand to help gamers stay comfortably immersed in gameplay. Gamers can also select pre-set display options for any user with an on-screen digital menu, and for more advanced customization users.

The new curved gaming monitor joins Samsung's full line of innovative curved gaming displays, including the company's new groundbreaking 49-inch, CRG9 that immerses gamers in detail and color with a high-resolution super ultra-wide gaming monitor with a 32: 9 aspect ratio , dramatic 1800R curved screen and HDR1000. The Dual QHD display (5120 × 1440) leverages Samsung's revolutionary Quantum dot technology for an exceptionally wide range of accurate color reproduction, so every game feels true to life.

The CRG5 will be unveiled at the PC Gaming Show from PC Gamer, live broadcast on Twitch, June 10 at 10: 00 AM Pacific Time. The CRG5 will be available in July for $ 399.99 at and select retailers nationwide. For additional information on Samsung's curved gaming monitors, please visit and tune into the Twitch broadcast.

Model LC27RG50
Display Screen Size (Inch) 27
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Flat / Curved Curved
Screen Curvature 1500R
Refresh Rate 240Hz
Panel Type VA
Contrast Ratio Static 3,000: 1 (Typ)
Viewing Angle (H / V) 178 ° (H) / 178 ° (V)
Response Time 4ms (GTG)
Resolution 1,920 x 1,080
Brightness (Typical) 300cd / ㎡
General Feature G-SYNC G-SYNC Compatible
Game Mode Custom / FPS / RTS / RPG / AOS / Cinema / DCR
Low Input Lag Mode Yes
Virtual Aim Point Yes
Black Equalizer Yes
Eye Saver Fashion Yes
Flicker Free Yes
Easy Setting Box Yes
Windows Certification Windows 10
Interface Display port 1 EA
Display Port Version 1.2
HDMI Version 2
Headphone Yes
Tilt -2.0 ° (± 2.0 °) ~ 15.0 ° (± 2.0 °)
Mount VESA / VESA Compatible Arm

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Ashley Guido
Allison + Partners on behalf of Samsung