Samsung C49HG90: decadent thoroughbred in 32:9

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Specifications and test results

On this page you can find the complete specifications and test results of the Samsung C49HG90.

General
 
BrandSamsung
Product nameC49HG90
Product codeLC49HG90DMUXEN
DetailsProduct info
Panel characteristics
Screen size49 inch
Resolution3840x1080
Pixel density81 ppi
TFT panel typeVA
Curved screen
Curvature1800 R
BacklightLED
Aspect ratio32:9
Pixel size0.312 mm
3D support
Touchscreen
Overdrive function available
120 Hz
144 Hz
AMD FreeSync
AMD FreeSync min. freq.75 Hz
AMD FreeSync max. freq.144 Hz
Nvidia G-Sync
Maximum refresh rate144 Hz
Connections
D-Sub input
HDCP compatible
DVI input
HDMI input
Number of HDMI inputs2
Highest compatible at HDMI-version2.0
MHL
DisplayPort input
Mini-DisplayPort input
Number of Display Port inputs2
DisplayPort output
Thunderbolt
USB Type-C input
Picture in Picture
Picture by Picture
HDMI audio output
3,5mm jack audio in
Integrated USB HUB
USB version3.0
Integrated speakers
Built-in webcam
Memory card reader
Built-in TV tuner
Physical specifications
Size - Width120.3 cm
Size - Height40.8 cm
Size - Depth38.5 cm
Height adjustable
Minimum height top bezel40.8 cm
Maximum height top bezel52.8 cm
Maximum height adjustment12 cm
Portrait mode
Mounting SizeVesa 100x100mm
Weight15 kg
ColourBlack
Manufacturer specifications
Colours1070 mln
AdobeRGB
Total response time1 ms
Brightness600 cd/m²
Contrast ratio3000 : 1
Maximum horizontal view angle178 °
Maximum vertical view angle178 °
Flicker reduction
Power consumption (active)71 W
Power consumption (standby)0.5 W
Pixel policy / Warranty
Warranty period2 year(s)
Included accessories
Remote control
Digital video cable included
Response times and input lag
Overdrive on by default
Response time (0%-100%)5.5 ms
Response time (100%-0%)4.3 ms
Response time (100%-0%-100%)9.8 ms
Response time (20%-80%)5.2 ms
Response time (80%-20%)4.1 ms
Response time (20%-80%-20%)9.3 ms
Response time OD opt. (0%-100%)5.5 ms
Response time OD opt. (100%-0%)4.3 ms
Response time OD opt. (0%-100%-0%)9.8 ms
Response time OD opt. (20%-80%)5.2 ms
Response time OD opt. (80%-20%)4.1 ms
Response time OD opt. (20%-80%-20%)9.3 ms
Input lag comp. to CRT16 ms
Power consumption
Energieverbruik 150 cd/m² (white)45.2 W
Energieverbruik 150 cd/m² (black)42.4 W
Energie consumption (white)61.5 W
Energie consumption (black)58.5 W
Energie consumption (standby)0.4 W
Energie consumption (off)0.2 W
Standard display brightness and contrast
Standard display profile settingCustom
Minimum brightness white15.46 cd/m²
Maximum brightness white262.6 cd/m²
Maximum brightness black0.1 cd/m²
Contrast maximum brightness2626 : 1
Contrast 150 cd/m²2511 : 1
Checkerboard contrast 150 cd/m²2697 : 1
Fullscreen brightness white 150 cd/m²150.9 cd/m²
Fullscreen brightness black 150 cd/m²0.06 cd/m²
Fullscreen contrast 150 cd/m²2515 : 1
Uniformity
Lowest vs highest white82 %
Average vs brightest white89 %
Lowest brightness white130.65 cd/m²
Highest brightness white158.38 cd/m²
Lowest vs highest black77 %
Average vs highest black87 %
Lowest brightness black0.05 cd/m²
Highest brightness black0.06 cd/m²
Viewing angles
45° left remaining brightness24 %
45° left avg. colour deviation ΔE 200023.8
45° left SD colour deviation ΔE 20007.1
45° right remaining brightness23 %
45° right avg. colour deviation ΔE 200024.2
45° right SD colour deviation ΔE 20007.2
45° above remaining brightness22 %
45° above avg. colour deviation ΔE 200023.8
45° above SD colour deviation ΔE 20007.1
45° below remaining brightness22 %
45° below avg. colour deviation ΔE 200023.7
45° below SD colour deviation ΔE 20007.2
Standard mode color fidelity
Brightness white 150 cd/m²150.63 cd/m²
Brightness black 150 cd/m²0.06 cd/m²
Color temperature white6439 K
Deviation from ideal color temperature61 K
Contrast 150 cd/m²2511 : 1
Gamut coverage91.7 %
Color deviation white ΔE 20000.78
Color deviation grey 80 ΔE 20000.25
Color deviation grey 65 ΔE 20000.38
Color deviation grey 50 ΔE 20000.44
Color deviation grey 35 ΔE 20001.26
Color deviation black ΔE 20000.55
Color deviation skin dark ΔE 20001.85
Color deviation skin light ΔE 20001.56
Color deviation sky blue ΔE 20001.44
Color deviation leaf green ΔE 20001.75
Color deviation flower blue ΔE 20001.11
Color deviation blue-green ΔE 20001.32
Color deviation orange ΔE 20002.45
Color deviation purple-blue ΔE 20001.11
Color deviation medium red ΔE 20001.27
Color deviation purple ΔE 20000.85
Color deviation yellow-green ΔE 20001.97
Color deviation orange-yellow ΔE 20000.98
Color deviation blue ΔE 20000.98
Color deviation green ΔE 20001.69
Color deviation red ΔE 20002.41
Color deviation yellow ΔE 20002.54
Color deviation magenta ΔE 20000.75
Color deviation cyan ΔE 20001.22
Color deviation 100% Red ΔE 20004.37
Color deviation 100% Green ΔE 20001.73
Color deviation 100% Blue ΔE 20001.98
Color deviation 100% Cyan ΔE 20001.42
Color deviation 100% Magenta ΔE 20001.66
Color deviation 100% Yellow ΔE 20002.02
SD color deviation 100% Red ΔE 20000.81
Avg. color deviation ΔE 20001.47
Gamma 0%2.2
Gamma 10%2.16
Gamma 20%2.16
Gamma 30%2.15
Gamma 40%2.17
Gamma 50%2.17
Gamma 60%2.16
Gamma 70%2.19
Gamma 80%2.20
Gamma 90%2.25
Gamma 100%2.2
SD gamma0.04
Average gamma2.18
Gamma (deviation from 2.2)0.02
Grayscale deviation 0% ΔE 20000.55
Grayscale deviation 10% ΔE 20000.48
Grayscale deviation 20% ΔE 20001.14
Grayscale deviation 30% ΔE 20001.57
Grayscale deviation 40% ΔE 20000.87
Grayscale deviation 50% ΔE 20001.08
Grayscale deviation 60% ΔE 20001.53
Grayscale deviation 70% ΔE 20000.29
Grayscale deviation 80% ΔE 20000.44
Grayscale deviation 90% ΔE 20000.28
Grayscale deviation 100% ΔE 20000.87
SD grayscale deviation ΔE 20000.4
Avg. grayscale deviation ΔE 20000.88
sRGB color fidelity with X-Rite i1 Display Pro & Basic Pro 2
Brightness white 150 cd/m²150.64 cd/m²
Brightness black 150 cd/m²0.06 cd/m²
Color temperature white6455 K
Deviation from ideal color temperature45 K
Contrast 150 cd/m²2511 : 1
Gamut coverage99.9 %
Color deviation white ΔE 20000.63
Color deviation grey 80 ΔE 20000.33
Color deviation grey 65 ΔE 20000.54
Color deviation grey 50 ΔE 20000.68
Color deviation grey 35 ΔE 20001.51
Color deviation black ΔE 20000.55
Color deviation skin dark ΔE 20002.44
Color deviation skin light ΔE 20001.34
Color deviation sky blue ΔE 20002.33
Color deviation leaf green ΔE 20001.91
Color deviation flower blue ΔE 20001.44
Color deviation blue-green ΔE 20002.86
Color deviation orange ΔE 20002.15
Color deviation purple-blue ΔE 20000.95
Color deviation medium red ΔE 20002.27
Color deviation purple ΔE 20001.82
Color deviation yellow-green ΔE 20002.4
Color deviation orange-yellow ΔE 20003.51
Color deviation blue ΔE 20000.58
Color deviation green ΔE 20003.02
Color deviation red ΔE 20002.53
Color deviation yellow ΔE 20006.83
Color deviation magenta ΔE 20002.32
Color deviation cyan ΔE 20003.32
Color deviation 100% Red ΔE 20000.99
Color deviation 100% Green ΔE 20001.25
Color deviation 100% Blue ΔE 20001.64
Color deviation 100% Cyan ΔE 20001.97
Color deviation 100% Magenta ΔE 20000.86
Color deviation 100% Yellow ΔE 20000.97
SD color deviation 100% Red ΔE 20001.27
Avg. color deviation ΔE 20001.86
Gamma 0%1.37
Gamma 10%2.14
Gamma 20%2.15
Gamma 30%2.14
Gamma 40%2.16
Gamma 50%2.16
Gamma 60%2.15
Gamma 70%2.18
Gamma 80%2.20
Gamma 90%2.25
Gamma 100%2.27
SD gamma0.18
Average gamma2.14
Gamma (deviation from 2.2)0.06
Grayscale deviation 0% ΔE 20000.56
Grayscale deviation 10% ΔE 20001.54
Grayscale deviation 20% ΔE 20001.29
Grayscale deviation 30% ΔE 20001.58
Grayscale deviation 40% ΔE 20000.91
Grayscale deviation 50% ΔE 20001.29
Grayscale deviation 60% ΔE 20001.73
Grayscale deviation 70% ΔE 20000.62
Grayscale deviation 80% ΔE 20000.64
Grayscale deviation 90% ΔE 20000.35
Grayscale deviation 100% ΔE 20000.63
SD grayscale deviation ΔE 20000.41
Avg. grayscale deviation ΔE 20001.05


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Samsung C49HG90

49 inch, 3840x1080, 81 ppi, VA, AMD FreeSync, 144 Hz, HDMI input, DisplayPort input, 1 ms, 600 cd/m², 3000 : 1

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