Press release

Philips Monitors takes gaming engagement to the next level with the launch of two new Momentum models

Amsterdam – May 30, 2022 – The premium Momentum 5000 gaming line by Philips monitors is welcoming two new products: The Momentum 27M1F5500P – 27” (68.5 cm) – and the Momentum 27M1F5800 – 27” (68.5 cm) -.

Designed to offer today’s gamers the thrilling, immersive experience they seek, as well as a real competitive advantage over other players, the Momentum line is packed with cutting-edge features guaranteed to amaze. To offer a more complete experience, and meet the needs of all gamers, these models are also a great tool for powering user’s productivity, sustaining long working hours.

Key features

  • 27-inch Nano IPS panels with 1,07 billion colors
  • Delta E below 2 for sRGB color space
  • VESA DisplayHDR 600 and AMD FreeSync™ Premium Pro support
  • UltraClear 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution at 144 Hz refresh rate and HDMI 2.1 connectivity for the 27M1F5800
  • Crystalclear QHD (2560 x 1440) resolution at 240 Hz refresh rate for the 27M1F5500P
  • MultiView to simultaneous dual connect and view
  • Ergonomic features such as LowBlue mode, Flicker Free and SmartErgoBase

“These two new Philips gaming monitors from the Momentum line are jam-packed with features specifically designed to offer gamers everything they need to get the most out of even the most dynamic and visually rich video games on the market. With the 27M1F5500P and the 27M1F5800, gamers are certain to enjoy the highest intensity gameplay available thanks to an array of peak-performance features that deliver stunning graphics and smooth, ultra-fast, low latency gameplay. This is gaming as it was meant to be experienced.” – says César Acosta, Gaming Product Manager for Europe at MMD Monitors & Displays.

Next-level features for mind-blowing gameplay

To unlock the full experiential potential of next-gen games, serious gamers require serious equipment. The Philips 27M1F5500P and 27M1F5800 have it all. IPS panel technology delivers crisp images and full colors with extra wide viewing angles, even in 90° pivot mode. Ultra Wide-Color Technology offers a vast color spectrum for a more brilliant picture with colors so vivid and realistic they virtually leap off the screen. And Philips’ exclusive SmartContrast feature analyzes content in real-time and automatically adjusts colors and backlight intensity, heightening contrast to ensure that gamers enjoy the best visual experience possible.

But show-stopping visuals aren’t the only key to truly immersive gameplay. Today’s high-speed games demand technology that can keep up. Equipped with a rapid 144 Hz or 240 Hz refresh rate, 1 ms response time and AMD FreeSync™ Premium, the Philips 27M1F5500P and 27M1F5800 are designed to deliver ultra-smooth, tear-free, stutter-free, low latency gaming. Both monitors also include multiple features designed specifically for gamers’ needs, such as the EasySelect menu toggle key for quick and easy on-screen monitor settings adjustments, MultiView for simultaneous dual connect and view, and built-in front-facing stereo speakers for rich sound and even more immersive gaming.

And because passionate gamers necessarily spend multiple hours in front of their monitor, the Philips 27M1F5500P and 27M1F5800 are both equipped with effective comfort-enhancing features including LowBlue Mode and Flicker-Free technology to protect viewers’ eyes from the harmful effects of blue light and a SmartErgoBase to enable ergonomic adjustments for maximal comfort.

Pricing and availability

Philips 27M1F5500P and 27M1F5800 will be available for purchase from JUNE at prices of 819 euro and 769 euro.