Samsung announces new M8 M7, M5 smart monitors

Samsung Electronics America has announced its 2023 Smart Monitor lineup including the new Samsung M8, M7, and M5 Smart Monitors (M80C, M70C, M50C). 

They’ll be available in 32- and 27-inch sizes. The M8 with UHD resolution and 400nit brightness is available in Warm White, Daylight Blue, Sunset Pink, and Spring Green options. The M7 with UHD resolution and 300nit brightness comes in Warm White while the M5 with Full HD resolution comes in a sleek Black or White color option. The line will be available starting in June, on and at select retailers nationwide. According to Samsung, key features include:  

  • Users can expect superb M8 picture quality with 4K resolution, HDR 10+1, and 400nit brightness, and the M8 and M7 support color coverage up to 99% sRGB color gamut to bring all content to life in brilliant color  
  • The M8 and M7 have a flat, super slim back of 11.39mm thick. To further elevate its looks, the back of the M8 and M7 displays have a herringbone pattern design and the screen can now rotate 90 degrees to view long documents in a portrait orientation 
  • Now available across the 2023 Smart Monitor lineup is My Contents. When the monitor is on standby mode and detects a registered smartphone through Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), the screen lights up with the user’s photos, calendar, weather and more 
  • The new line includes features like Samsung Gaming Hub to play games from top streaming partners, popular video streaming apps like Prime Video, Netflix, and YouTube, and a built-in SmartThings Hub to connect, control, and manage hundreds of compatible connected devices 
  • The M8 has a SlimFit camera that supports FHD resolution and video conferencing features like Auto Framing capabilities which keeps users in the center of the frame 
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