Gaming and watching multimedia content on a 1080p are a thing of the past. Nowadays, 4K monitors are more streamlined and more mainstream. In this article, we are going to look at two Samsung 4K monitors that can be your next ultra-high-definition monitor.
The Samsung UE510 and UE570 share a lot of similarities and little differences. We will make a complete comparison to see the differences and write an honest review for you to get the right information whether this Samsung’s monitors are a good choice. We are going to put them side by side to determine which of these 4K monitors is the better Samsung 28” UHD 4K monitor. Let’s jump right into their similarities and differences.
|Samsung UE510||Samsung UE570|
|Display Type||TN Panel||TN Panel|
|Screen Size||28 inches||28 inches|
|Resolution||3840 x 2160 pixels||3840 x 2160 pixels|
|Brightness||370 cd/m2||370 cd/m2|
|Static Contrast Ratio||1000:1||1000:1|
|Dynamic Contrast Ratio||Mega DCR||Mega DCR|
|Viewing Angle (Horizontal/Vertical)||170°/160°||170°/160°|
|Response Time||1 ms||1 ms|
|Refresh Rate||60 Hz||60 Hz|
|Eye Saving Plus||Yes||Yes|
|AMD FreeSync Technology||Yes||Yes|
|Typical Power Consumption||42 Watts||29.6 Watts|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||26.01 x 18.44 x 7.36 inches||26.01 x 18.44 x 7.36 inches|
|Weight||11.61 lbs||11.61 lbs|
|Price||Check Price on Amazon||Check Price on Amazon|
Difference between Samsung UE510 and UE570
Upon looking at the specifications of both 4k monitors, you can already deduce that there is little to no difference at all when comparing these monitors. The one thing they differ in, however, is a trivial specification and may matter to only some people. The Samsung UE510 and UE570 have different typical power consumption. The Samsung UE570 is around 30% more energy-efficient consuming just 29.6 Watts. On the other hand, Samsung UE510 consumes about 42 Watts.
Considering the long-time savings, you can get from these monitors, the Samsung UE570 will save you more money down the line. However, you should note that the UE570 will have a higher price tag upfront.
Samsung UE510 and UE570 Review
Since both monitors are roughly identical in all other aspects, we are going to list all their important similarities and why these similarities matter to you.
Color production in TN panels is generally not impressive, especially when compared to IPS, VA, and OLED panels. However, Samsung has been manufacturing panels for a long time and they have mastered doing it. With both the Samsung UE510 and UE570, you can expect decent colors for your games and movies. Both monitors boast 1 billion colors, according to Samsung.
There is a common misconception that TN panels have horrendous viewing angles. Although it is true with most monitors with TN panels, the viewing angles in both UE510 and UE570 are impressively wider than you think. The IPS technology is considered the king of wide viewing angles of around 178 degrees. The Samsung UE510 and UE570 are no slack either having 170 degrees and 160 degrees for horizontal and vertical viewing angles, respectively.
Large 28” UltraHD 4K Monitor
Their humongous 28” screen is one of the biggest upsides when you get the Samsung UE510 and UE570. Not only you will enjoy gaming on a larger screen, but also you can feel movies more immersive than smaller monitors. Their 3840 x 2160-pixels resolution gives you 4 times as more pixels than your traditional 1080p monitors. Both monitors only support the 60 Hertz refresh rate.
If you intend to game with one of these monitors, you will be happy that both monitors have ‘game mode’. Thanks to the TN panel technology both monitors carry, both the Samsung UE510 and UE570 have an amazingly fast response time of only 1 millisecond. Even though a millisecond is unnoticeable in real-time, a millisecond of delay can give you a huge advantage in competitive games such as FPS and MOBA games. Additionally, both the UE510 and UE570 have AMD’s FreeSync Technology. It helps prevent choppy gameplay and gives a tear-free, stutter-free, and fluid gaming experience.
Eye Saver Mode
Eye Saver Mode is Samsung’s blue light filter mode. With the Eye Saver mode, you can have a more comfortable viewing experience by reducing the harsh blue light emissions on every monitor. The reduction of these blue lights makes reading text and staying in front of the monitor easy for your eyes. You can toggle this mode with just a touch of a button. On top of these benefits, the eye saver mode reduces the flickering of the monitor that adds to a more comfortable viewing experience.
Ports are plentiful with the Samsung UE510 and UE570. You can choose among three ports to input video signals. Both Samsung monitors have 2 HDMI ports and a single DisplayPort. Their multiple input ports mean that you can also plug in 3 different devices at the same time. It can be a laptop, desktop, or gaming console, you can plug 3 input signals simultaneously. Since HDMI and DisplayPort carry multi-channel audio signals, the Samsung UE510 and UE570 also have a 3.5mm audio jack. You can connect a headphone or a speaker set with this port.
Pros and Cons
Samsung UE570 and UE510
- You can enjoy 4K content smoothly with both Samsung UE570 and UE510 due to their 3840 x 2160 pixel native resolution.
- Although both have TN panels, the color production is respectable and their wide viewing angle is impressive.
- The movie experience from both monitors is immersive with their 28 inches screen.
- AMD FreeSync makes the gaming experience fluid, tear-free, and stutter-free.
- You can game competitively with its lightning-fast response rate of only 1 millisecond.
- You can connect 3 devices simultaneously due to its 2 HDMI ports and a single DisplayPort.
- Although colors are decent on both monitors, colors could be better.
- Their 60-Hz refresh rate is not high enough, especially for gaming purposes.
A monitor has a lot of uses. It can be used for casual web browsing, watching YouTube or Netflix content, competitive gaming, or video and photo editing. For optimum watching of multimedia content, a monitor should have great color production and high pixel count. For gaming purposes, the monitor should have a high refresh rate and fast response time. In this comparison between the Samsung UE510 and UE570, we can conclude that both monitors are identical except for its power draw. Both monitors are 28” 4K monitor equipped with a TN panel for faster response time. If you are concerned about your power consumption, you should choose the Samsung UE570 over the UE510. Otherwise, you should choose whichever has a lower price at the moment because both are identical, anyway.