Samsung M8 Smart Monitor review: A versatile and affordable 4K display/smart TV

Samsung M8 Smart Monitor review: A versatile and affordable 4K display/smart TV
Pros Attractive 32-inch 4K display Competitive price Good connectivity 1080p webcam AirPlay support for Apple devices Cons Weak speakers Build quality could be better Poor documentationApple recently experienced a rare misfire with the launch of its 27-inch Studio Display. The display's 5K resolution delivers very good image quality, but its high price and glitch-ridden webcam were less welcome. So Samsung's announcement in April that it was taking pre-orders for its new M8 Smart Monitor was clearly intended to steal some of Apple's thunder.The M8 -- or S32BM801 to give its full model number -- has now shipped, and at just $699.99 or £699 it provides an attractive 32-inch display with 4K resolution for less than half the price of Apple's Studio Display ($1,599/£1,499).  It's also more than a simple computer display, as it runs...