Samsung have been producing curved ultrawide screens up until now, but with the new S34J55W (part of their SJ55 series), they are set to release a 34″ flat ultrawide model this time with a 21:9 aspect ratio. This is aimed at general all-round office work primarily.The 34″ panel offers a 3440 x 1440 resolution and is based on an SVA technology (VA-type) panel. In other specs the screen offers a 4ms G2G response time, 60Hz refresh rate, 3000:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 178/178 viewing angles, 8-bit colour depth and a standard sRGB colour gamut. While there is only a 60Hz refresh rate offered, the screen does support AMD FreeSync for variable refresh rates, and there is also a low input lag mode in the OSD menu.
Only a tilt adjustment if offered from the stand and for connectivity there are 1x DisplayPort 1.2, 1x HDMI 2.0, 1x HDMI 1.4 and a 3.5mm headphone jack provided. Picture By Picture (PbP) and Picture In Picture (PiP) options are offered as well for multi-tasking.
There is no confirmation on release date or price at the moment.