Huge news for gamers from LG! the company has just announced that it will release a firmware update in the next few weeks that adds Nvidia G-Sync capability to its C9 and E9 OLEDs. The results will be smooth gaming with ultralow latency thanks to VRR (variable refresh rate) compatibility.
G-Sync will work with HDR10 or Dolby Vision at frame rates up to 120 Hz in full HD, as well as deliver a hyper-low latency of only 6 ms with 1440p content at 120 Hz. This turn iss LG’s C9 and E9 OLEDs into some of the fiercest gaming TVs that exist, and makes them compatible with the very best/fastest gaming PCs running Nvidia graphics.
“It’s no secret LG OLED TVs are coveted by gamers world over and we are committed to optimizing the OLED gaming experience for them,” Sam Kim, senior vice president of the TV product planning division of Home Entertainment company at LG. “With NVIDIA G-SYNC adoption, we are showing that OLED TVs have the support and backing of the world’s top gaming hardware brand to make their products look their best.”
With LG adopting G-Sync, the concept of a gaming TV has fully matured. These OLEDs are among the very best TVs in the world for picture quality and with the power of modern gaming rigs, the potential to have fluid, yet photo-realistic graphics is realized on a large scale display that can really put you in the game.
“We are excited to bring G-SYNC Compatible support to LG’s 2019 OLED TVs and HDMI Variable Refresh Rate support to our GeForce RTX 20-Series GPUs,” said Matt Wuebbling, head of GeForce marketing at NVIDIA. “Gamers will be blown away by the responsiveness and the lifelike visuals on these TVs when playing the latest PC games featuring real-time ray-tracing powered by GeForce.”
Expect the update to roll out in coming weeks and watch for LG coverage at CEDIA 2019 which begines this Thursday.