The Samsung UE590 UHD monitor offers PC viewing, gaming and more, all in stunning Ultra HD picture quality. With resolution that's four times higher than Full HD, this ultra high-definition (UHD)...
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Some Samsung U24E590D owners mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitors was good value for money. A few weeks ago Amazon Customer mentioned “Decent price.” in their review. Amazon Customer also said “This Samsung is nicely priced for a 4K monitor”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Such an amazing monitor at a great price”.
Two Samsung U24E590D reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was a bargain for the price. In August Amazon Customer gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review of the Samsung U24E590D on Amazon “Very visible rows of pixels (caused by cheap illumination parts”. Anthony Goodman wrote in his review of the Samsung U24E590D in August this year “For its price is seems to be a bargain”.
Good Picture Quality
A number of customers agreed that it had good picture quality. Amazon Customer said in their Samsung U24E590D review in August “Make sure you have a powerful graphics card to make the most of it”. Andy gave this PC monitors a score of 99 out of 100 and he wrote a few weeks ago “A great monitor for the price, excellent picture quality” in his review of the Samsung U24E590D. B. Reed said “It offers superb picture quality if you have a video card to match”.
Several Samsung U24E590D owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. A few weeks ago Adam Kirby and he wrote in his review on Amazon “The colours are really excellent”. Dunno said in their Samsung U24E590D review “PLS screen type (Colours are far superior to TN” and scored it 80 out of 100. Dunno also said “The price bracket does not warrant the greatest colour accuracy; at the end of the day you will not be disappointed with the colours on this display”.
Several Samsung U24E590D owners who purchased the Samsung U24E590D mentioned that it had clear images. Nmh said in their review of the Samsung U24E590D “I was expecting better clarity and crisp display”. Nmh also said “Maybe this is due to my expectations of having a 55" Samsung UHD 4K TV in the living room that is just pure clarity and crisp display”.
One Samsung U24E590D reviewer said that this PC monitors had a sharp image. Prasa wrote “4k is really helpful for checking sharpness of the photos when doing quickCheck in canon Dpp”.
Easy to Use
Several customers mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung U24E590D was easy to use. Amazon Customer gave this PC monitors a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Is really simple to use, so no problems there”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Only thing i find awkard is the control joystick at the back.”. G. Innes mentioned in their review on Amazon “Joy stick for menu is easy to use”.
Several Samsung U24E590D owners who purchased the Samsung U24E590D considered that it was easy to use the menus. Last year Nmh mentioned on Amazon “I am still playing with the display set ups for getting the correct settings” in their review. Prasa rated the product 99 out of 100 and mentioned “Please update me if there are any settings to make it look sharper when upscaling 1080p source”.
One Samsung U24E590D reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup. A few weeks ago Paul B. wrote in his review of the Samsung U24E590D “Was simple to set up” and gave it a score of 5 stars. One Samsung U24E590D reviewer who purchased the Samsung U24E590D mentioned that it was easy to assemble. In August G. Innes mentioned “Easy to assemble” nonetheless gave this PC monitors a rating of 3 stars.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to handle. In August Adam Kirby mentioned in his review “Could not be fixed at all, so was Uplay, Chrome was a lot better at handling 4K because you can adjust the scaling of websites”.
Good Product Quality
A few people said that it was good quality. This month Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Samsung U24E590D on Amazon “Top quality visuals”. Amazon Customer also said “The visual quality is spot on”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Great quality image”.
A few customers who bought it reckoned that it was good looking. Amazon Customer mentioned “Beautifully designed monitor” and gave it a rating of 99 out of 100. Anthony Goodman said “Gorgeous monitor for use with my MacBook Pro” in his Samsung U24E590D review. Anthony Goodman also mentioned “A beautiful picture as long as you use the displayport input from the displayport 1.2 output via the thunderbolt connector”.
A few Samsung U24E590D reviewers said in their reviews that the Samsung U24E590D was smooth. In August Anthony Goodman rated the product 99 out of 100 and he wrote on Amazon “At last I can get 4K @ 60hz fir smooth pictures and high frame rate video” in his review of this PC monitors. Dunno scored this PC monitors 80 out of 100 and said “The monitor is still pretty slick and smooth for gaming and I am very satisfied” in their review of this PC monitors.
One Samsung U24E590D owner mentioned in their reviews that it had a thick frame. William R wrote on Amazon in August last year “Reasonably thin bezel and a metal-style edge, that makes text look satisfyingly crisp” in his review of this PC monitors.
One person who reviewed the Samsung U24E590D thought it was a good design.
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The U24E590D is one the most popular flatpanel monitor currently on the market.
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One Samsung U24E590D owner who reviewed it considered that it was thin. William R said on Amazon “Reasonably thin bezel and a metal-style edge, that makes text look satisfyingly crisp” in his review.
One customer wrote in their reviews that the Samsung U24E590D was a big size. Dunno gave this PC monitors a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “24 inch is still a great, large size monitor” in their review of this PC monitors.
One Samsung U24E590D reviewer who reviewed it thought it was a good height. In August last year Dunno said “Its fine for me as luckily my desk is at a good height for the screen” in their Samsung U24E590D review. One customer who bought it mentioned that it was compact. Daves mentioned on Amazon “Compact physical size.” in their review of the Samsung U24E590D.
User Reviews Are Good
People who bought this PC display rated this PC display 82 out of 100 on average.
Several people who reviewed the product considered that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Daves wrote on Amazon “Can get full resolution with either HDMI or displayport”. Last year Ross said on Amazon “HDMI cable is easy to attach to Apple mac mini” in his review and rated the product 5 stars. William R mentioned on Amazon “There is an HDMI cable in the box.”.
One Samsung U24E590D owner who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Yud gave it a score of 4 stars and said in their review of the Samsung U24E590D on Amazon in August this year “However, all in all, I would give this a solid 9/10, I would have said 10/10 if it wasn't for that damn dead pixel”.
One person who reviewed this PC monitors thought it was strong and durable. In August this year Adam Kirby mentioned on Amazon “There are no quality issues with the monitor either as it is very sturdy, feels like a good quality item when you hold it to set it up”.
Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
The dynamic contrast ratio marketing name of the this LCD screen are Mega Contrast, which is the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio marketing name on PC displays of this type and age.
Samsung Has Good PC Display Reviews
Samsung medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC screens Samsung is one of the better rated manufacturers.
2160p Video Mode
The Samsung U24E590D has a maximum resolution of 2160p. That's over two times the resolution of a 1080p PC monitor, which is the most common resolution.
This PC monitor's resolution (2160p) is actually the best resolution across all PC screens of a similar spec and age to the U24E590D.
A 480p video mode is the worst resolution across comparable types of PC monitor.
Two HDMI Ports
Most medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U24E590D have between one and three HDMI ports, including the U24E590D which has two HDMI ports.
3840 X 2160 Graphics Resolution
The U24E590D has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC screen, which is the most frequently found resolution.
A 3840 x 2160 graphics resolution is actually the best resolution across all similar spec PC screens that are a comparable age to the U24E590D.
The worst resolution across similar types of flatpanel monitor is 720 x 400.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the Samsung U24E590D has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for more than a year. The average display brightness of similar spec LCD screens that were released one year ago is 280 cd/m².
Quite Fast Response Time
With a response time of only 4 milliseconds, the Samsung U24E590D has one of the faster response times amongst LCD screens of this age. The average response time of similar spec PC screens that were launched more than a year ago is 5.8ms.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The U24E590D does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for more than a year.
Alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to look at include the Acer XF240H (£169.98), or the iiyama B2783QSU-B1 (£249.97) which also has a higher Rating.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Samsung U24E590D does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for a similar time to the U24E590D also do not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Philips 241P6 (£208.78), or the Lenovo T2224z (£171.00); or the DELL UZ2315H (£155.00).
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Samsung U24E590D does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC monitors of this type and age also do not have an integrated card reader.
Not 3D Compatible
The U24E590D is not 3D compatible. Most of the other PC screens of this age and type are also not 3D compatible.
If you would prefer an LCD screen that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the iiyama B2783QSU-B1 (£249.97), or the Acer XB240H (£149.99).
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Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that are a similar age to it.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This flatpanel monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type to it.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
The annual energy consumptions of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the U24E590D range from 22kWh to 29,000kWh. With an annual energy consumption of 61 kilowatt hours, the U24E590D has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst medium monitors of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
Samsung released the U24E590D over a year ago.
Average Running Costs
This PC display is rated C for energy efficiency. The average 5 year running cost of the U24E590D is £57 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the iiyama B2783QSU-B1 (£249.97) which has a better Rating; or the Neovo FM-24 (£192.88) which is cheaper.
+2 Other reasons
With a width of 561 millimeters, the Samsung U24E590D has a relatively average width compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the U24E590D.
If you are not worried about having a wider width then you might want to look at the Medion AKOYA P55664 (£159.00) (558mm) which is also cheaper.
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