Samsung’s ViewFinity S9 is the company’s first 5K monitor

Samsung's ViewFinity S9 is the company's first 5K monitor
Every year Samsung comes to CES with a ton of new tech to show off, and this year that includes the new ViewFinity S9 monitor, the company’s first monitor with a 5K display. Unlike Samsung’s two new Odyssey monitors, the ViewFinity S9 is geared towards creative professionals like photographers and graphic designers.The monitor features a 5,120 x 2,880 resolution with a color gamut of 99% DCI-P3 all in a 27-inch panel. Samsung says this will help the monitor provide crisp, true-to-form details as well as clear and precise color representation “even in complicated or nuanced visual environments.”One of the more useful specs is the matte display to cut down on glare. With the matte display in place, less light will be reflected off of it. Which of course will decrease the glare. Samsung is quick to point out that this will help with...

5 Great Features You Only Get in Samsung’s Version of Android

5 Great Features You Only Get in Samsung’s Version of Android
While the device care utilities will always be running in the background to look out for problems, you can also tap the Optimize now button to perform a manual optimization—very handy if you think there might be a few issues with your smartphone.The optimization process includes looking for duplicate or large files on your device that might be taking up room unnecessarily, for example, or hunting down apps that are draining battery power, or closing down apps running in the background unnecessarily.Customize the Always-On DisplaySamsung phones give you more control than most over what’s shown on your lock screen, and how it’s shown, too. From Settings, head to Lock Screen and Always On Display to configure it—though note that some budget Samsung handsets don’t offer the feature.You’ll see that you’ve got all sorts of settings to play...