Nvidia announces a 65-inch 4K HDR big format gaming display with 120Hz refresh rate, G-Sync and Shield at CES 2018

As part of its presence at CES 2018, Nvidia today unveiled what it calls big format gaming displays, or BFGDs. As the name suggests, the displays will 65-inches in size with PC hardware component makers like Acer, Asus and HP already on-board to manufacture them as 4K HDR displays.

Nvidia BFGD monitor. Image: Nvidia

Nvidia BFGD monitor. Image: Nvidia

If that's not impressive enough, Nvidia will be packing these giant 120Hz-capable monitors with G-Sync which enables gamers to make the most of the high-end display. Based on a blog post, The company will also pack the display with Nvidia Shield integrated into them, making it feel closer to a smart TV and a gaming monitor rolled into one. For the uninitiated, Nvidia Shield offers a flurry of streaming apps and Google Assistant support.

In addition to boasting of being a variable refresh rate screen, the 4K HDR display features a full-array direct backlight, 1000-nits of peak luminance and full DCI-P3 colour gamut coverage.

Matt Wuebbling, head of GeForce marketing at Nvidia at the launch said, "PC gamers expect high performance and instant response times, but, until now, they’ve been largely limited to traditional desktop displays. BFGDs change that. With Nvidia’s latest technology built into these new displays, PC gamers can now experience their favourite titles in all the low-latency glory they deserve."

While Nvidia has not mentioned anything on the pricing end just yet, it did mention that the BFGDs will be making its way to the markets by Summer 2018.

Published Date: Jan 08, 2018 21:33 PM | Updated Date: Jan 08, 2018 21:33 PM