The Samsung UE590 UHD monitor offers PC viewing, gaming and more, all in stunning Ultra HD picture quality. Superb images that boast a staggering 8 million pixels are delivered at a resolution 4x...
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17 Reasons For
Average Owner Reviews
U24E850R owners on average rated this PC monitor 77 out of 100.
Good Product Quality
Nine Samsung U24E850R owners considered that the Samsung U24E850R was good quality. Andy gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of the Samsung U24E850R in December “Great Picture quality and versatile”. Dan P wrote “Overall excellent quality of both picture”. Dan P also mentioned “Picture quality is stunning”.
Four customers wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Fetish_2000 gave it a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “A beautifully intuitive joystick driven menu-interface”. Fetish_2000 also wrote “Causal general use (webpage content was beautiful, iTunes library looked extremely sharp, Photos popped when viewed”. Fetish_2000 also wrote “Beautifully rich, with a staggering amount of colour depth”.
Good Picture Quality
Several customers reckoned that the product had good picture quality. One customer who purchased it said that it had clear images.
Two customers reckoned that the Samsung U24E850R was good value for money. Fetish_2000 said in their review of the Samsung U24E850R on Amazon “I thought the U28D590D was an exceptional monitor for the price/performance ratio, with an amazingly vibrant screen, excellent colour balance” and scored it very highly.
One Samsung U24E850R reviewer said in their reviews that the product was a bargain for the price. In December last year Elmo said in his review of the Samsung U24E850R “Not as sharp as expected from a 4K - also feels cheap” however he rated the Samsung U24E850R 20 out of 100.
A few Samsung U24E850R reviewers who reviewed it said that it was good in terms of USB connections. In December last year Amazon Customer said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “I love the 3.0 USB ports and the ability to adjust height” however despite that they scored the product 3 stars. Dr. M. Hall mentioned in their review “It has a built in USB hub which I have an ethernet dongle” and gave the Samsung U24E850R a rating of 5 stars. Stephen Lowe said on Amazon “The screen is very nice and USB hub” and scored the product 5 stars.
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Some customers agreed that it was well made. In December this year Kieron mentioned “It's a shame, as the monitor itself appears to be of a good build” in their Samsung U24E850R review but even so they scored it 20 out of 100.
Easy to Use
One person who purchased it concluded that it was easy to use.
Good Technical Features
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had good features. Dan P rated the product 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “Excellent picture & features” in his review.
One customer thought the product was a good depth. J. A. Burt mentioned on Amazon this month “Colour depth and clarity is excellent”.
One Samsung U24E850R owner said in their reviews that this PC monitor had good customer support. Last year R said on Amazon “Fortunately Amazon customer support caught the slack”.
Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantitys
The U24E850R is a four USB Type-A downstream ports quantity flatpanel monitor.
Price Has Recently Dropped by £22.93
The price of the U24E850R has dropped by £22.93 in the last 47 days.
Samsung PC Monitors Have Good Reviews
On average Samsung medium monitors have good reviews compared to other brands as do all LCD screens produced by Samsung.
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC screens that have an LED Display and we think because of it's better review score, the Acer B246[plb_1605013_price], the LG 29UM58-P[plb_3289019_price], and the iiyama GB2788HS[plb_3102729_price] is also worth considering.
3840 X 2160 Supported Graphics Resolutions
The U24E850R has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of the most common supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). Across all similar spec PC screens that have been available for around the same time as the U24E850R the resolution ranges from 720 x 400 to 4096 x 2160.
Quite Low Power Consumption (max)
The lowest power consumption (max) of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the U24E850R is 0.45W and the highest is 170W. The power consumption (max) of the U24E850R of only 0.45 Watts is one of the lowest amongst LCD screens of a similar age and spec to the U24E850R.
9 Reasons Against
Poor Expert Reviews
This Samsung PC monitor received an expert rating of 60 out of 100 from prad.de. PC screen experts aren't convinced by this PC display.
Unacceptable Noise Level
One Samsung U24E850R owner wrote that the product was not noisy. Dan P mentioned on Amazon in December this year “The first one I had delivered was faulty as there was noise (random dots) appearing in dark areas of the picture” in his review.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The U24E850R does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC screens of this age and type do have a built-in speaker(s).
Like most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to the U24E850R, the Samsung U24E850R does not have a built-in camera.
It is worth also looking at alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Philips 241P6VPJKEB[plb_3021583_price] which is also higher rated.
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Like most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago, the Samsung U24E850R is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The Samsung U24E850R does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U24E850R also do not have a card reader integrated.
Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is typical of many similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as it.
Only Has One Cables Included
The U24E850R has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most frequently found cables included is AC, but this cables included is not found on this PC screen. The cables includeds USB are also found on this PC display.
After checking the price of 390 similar spec PC monitors that came out more than a year ago they range in price from £40 to £1,920. We think that this PC display looks expensive compared to other similar spec PC monitors that came out more than a year ago.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this Samsung PC display was released.
Supported Graphics Resolutions
3840 x 2160
4K Ultra HD, HD
0.4525 x 0.13575
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Display Brightness (min)
Maximum Refresh Rate
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Ports Quantity
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Colour of Product
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 x64
I've very recently upgraded from the 28? 4k Samsung U28D590D (which I had for about 2 months, and decided I wanted an even bigger monitor?)
And I thought the U28D590D was an exceptional monitor... Read more…
What can I say 4K is an amazing resolution and this Samsung Monitor delivers great results. Although I'm only using this monitor for gaming its able to give great colour reproduction and black... Read more…
This is a great monitor, but it developed some stuck pixels about three or four months after purchase. Samsung technical support is utterly hopeless, but fortunately Amazon customer support caught... Read more…
Great monitor and excellent extensibilty. Works great for both my Macbook Pro 13 Retina Display and Ubuntu Workstation. I love the 3.0 USB ports and the ability to adjust height and turn it to... Read more…