The S55U is a new gaming monitor/TV hybrid from Gigabyte that combines a huge, sharp 4K display with Android OS to provide the ideal gaming and entertainment device. The S55U, with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 21:9 aspect ratio, is outfitted with powerful AMD FreeSyncTM technology, making it a perfect alternative for both gamers and movie buffs. It also has a Gigabyte Gaming Pro mode, which enhances the graphics for a variety of popular titles such as BattlefieldTM 1, Dota 2, and League of Legends. The S55U also has a refresh rate of 120Hz for smooth, tear-free gaming, as well as a Dynamic.
What occurred just now? Gigabyte has announced the availability of their previously announced 54.6-inch 4K display. The S55U is the newest display to attempt to blend the best components of a gaming monitor with those of a smart TV, featuring high refresh rates, FreeSync Premium, and android-powered in-built applications like YouTube and Netflix.
The S55U initially appeared in May. The display is comparable to others that combine gaming and home entertainment capabilities. The 54.6-inch VA panel in this example has a 4K resolution, 96 percent DCI-P3/140 percent sRGB color gamut coverage, 1,500 nits of peak brightness, a refresh rate of 120Hz, a contrast ratio of 5000:1, and a response time of 2ms GTG (minimum). Gigabyte has also designated the S55U as a gaming monitor, despite the lack of a DisplayPort interface.
There are two HDMI 2.1 ports for consoles, two HDMI 2.0 ports, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Downstream port, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Upstream port, one USB 2.0, one Ethernet, an earphone jack, optical fiber out, wifi 802.11ac, and Bluetooth.
The display comes with Android OS.A dedicated Google Assistant button on the remote, and shortcuts to the YouTube, Google Play, Netflix, and Amazon Prime applications. There’s also support for HDR formats including HDR 10+, HLG, and Dolby Vision, as well as twin 10W speakers with Dolby Atomos/DTS HD.