Philips has simply introduced the discharge of two new gaming displays right this moment, the 329M1RV and 279M1RV – increasing on its ‘designed for Xbox’ Momentum lineup. The brand new panels will function the next-gen console-friendly HDMI 2.1 specification and can retail for £899 and £719, respectively.
The Momentum sequence was launched again in June 2021 with the arrival of the corporate’s 559M1RYV – a 55-inch 4K 120Hz monitor that was nearer to a TV than a generic gaming monitor. And since then, not a lot has been heard of the model’s gaming sequence.
That stated, followers of the corporate have been handled to 2 new arrivals right this moment, with each the 329M1RV and 279M1RV being formally unveiled. The brand new 27″ and 32″ variants will see the Momentum sequence broaden their attain on consumer demographic, now catering to each console and PC avid gamers. Moreover, with aggressive launch costs, it’ll be attention-grabbing to see how these two carry out towards related alternate options.
Philips’ new Momentum gaming displays provide 4K @120Hz gameplay in 27″/32″ variants
The brand new displays are pretty related by way of uncooked specs, nonetheless, pricing and dimension does fluctuate. So far as similarities go, each panels will function a 4K max display decision, HDMI 2.1 assist, 120Hz refresh fee, HDR assist, and variable refresh fee expertise.
That being stated, there are some variations. The 27″ variant will function VESA DisplayHDR 600 certification whereas the 32″ will solely provide HDR 400. This can be a pretty huge distinction so far as peak brightness is anxious, with the 27″ outperforming the 32″ variant significantly. Moreover, the 27″ variant may even function NANO IPS expertise, serving to to ship glorious shade accuracy out of the field. We’re unsure whether or not the panels will come pre-calibrated, nonetheless, with 98% DCI-P3 protection, we will anticipate glorious shade accuracy and depth.
Inputs for each panels will embody HDMI 2.1, DisplayPort, and USB Sort-C assist. Moreover, each displays will function G-Sync compatibility – permitting the panel to match the framerate output to its refresh fee – alongside totally ergonomic stands that present top, tilt, and swivel performance. Cable administration options are additionally out there on the rear of the panel, alongside Philips’ Ambiglow expertise.
At launch, the Philips 329M1RV and 279M1RV will retail for £719 and £899, providing up fairly good worth for cash when in comparison with related alternate options.