Samsung Electronics launched a new curved Thunderbolt 3 QLED monitor at IFA 2018 . The model CJ79 is a 34-inch curved monitor that uses Intel’s Thunderbolt connectivity. The monitor features two thunderbolt ports and is compatible with Macs and PCs. The Thunderbolt 3 port processes data up to speeds of 40 Gigabits per second (Gbps), almost 8x faster than USB 3.0. It can also simultaneously charge devices up to 85 watts through a single cable.
The CJ79 features 3440×1440 ultra-wide curved display with its 21:9 aspect ratio provides. It also supports Picture-by-Picture (PBP) feature, giving users two sources of display. The Picture-in-Picture (PIP) feature allows users to resize the second source to up to 25 percent of the screen and position it anywhere for a more readable format. The CJ79 has the sharpest 1500R curved ultra-wide screen.
The AMD FreeSync synchronizes the refresh rate of graphic cards for the CJ79 to reduce image tearing and stutter, providing seamless gameplay and video playback for uninterrupted viewing.
Alongside, Samsung also launched the 43-inch curved monitor, the CJ89. It features a 3840 x 1200 resolution, 32:10 aspect ratio, and also includes a built-in Keyboard, Video, Monitor (KVM) switch, USB-Type C ports and built-in stereo speakers.
Samsung’s CJ79 and CJ89 monitors are currently available in Europe and will be also available worldwide soon.