Gigabyte Unveils 49-Inch Aorus QD-OLED Gaming Monitor with AI Burn-In Prevention

Gigabyte’s new Aorus CO49DQ gaming monitor a high-end and very specced out 49-inch ultrawide OLED gaming monitor. The product page is up but there is no final word on the price and Gigabyte seems to have seeded the gaming blogs with a pitch about its use of AI to minimize burn-in.

Source: Gigabyte

The 49-inch curved QD-OLED panel has a 32:9 aspect ratio and 5120×1440 resolution. It features 144Hz refresh rate, 0.03ms response time, FreeSync Premium Pro, VESA DisplayHDR True Black 400 and, as we said, it comes with something called the “OLED Care” suite to minimize OLED burn-in risk using AI algorithms.

Source: Gigabyte

It also has a KVM feature to control multiple devices from one keyboard/mouse, on-screen system info dashboard, customizable picture-in-picture modes finished off with a non-glare panel finish, and support for Gigabyte Control Center software.

Aorus CO49DQSpecifications
Panel Size (diagonal)49″ OLED
Display Viewing Area (HxV)1,196.7 x 339.2 mm
Panel Backlight/ TypeEdge
Display Surface(non-glare/ glare)Non-glare
Color Saturation99% DCI-P3
True Resolution5120 x 1440(DQHD)
Pixel Pitch0.2331(H) x 0.2331(V) mm
Brightness250 cd/m2(TYP)
Contrast Ratio1500000:1
Viewing Angle178°(H)/178°(V)
Display Colors10bit (1.07B)
Response Time0.03ms GTG
Refresh Rate144Hz
HDRVESA DisplayHDR True Black 400
Factory CalibrationYes
Connectivity2 x HDMI 2.1, 1 x Displayport 1.4, 1 x USB Type-C (Alternate Mode; Upstream port; Power Delivery up to 18W), 2 x USB 3.0 Downstream ports, 1 x USB 3.0 Upstream port, 1 x Earphone Jack
Earphone JackYes
Speaker5W x 2
Unique FeaturesOSD Sidekick, Black Equalizer Dashboard, Crosshair Timer Counter, PiP/PbP, Auto-Update, KVM, 6 axis Color Control, Apply Picture Mode, HDMI-CEC
Power TypePower Board Build-in
AC Input Max72W **
Power Saving Mode<0.5W
Power Off Mode<0.3W
VoltageAC 100-240V ~ 50/60Hz
Height Adjustment (mm)N/A
VESA Wall Mounting(mm)100*100 mm
Kensington lockYes
Phys. Dimension with Stand(WxHxD)1194.78*558.80*261.52 mm
Phys. Dimension w/o stand (WxHxD)615.11*367.35*42.22 mm
Box Dimension (WxHxD)1310*563*345 mm
Net Weight with stand (Esti.)11.28 kg
Net Weight without stand (Esti.)8.33 kg
Gross Weight (Esti.)17.8 kg
AccessoriesPower cable/HDMI cable/DP cable/USB cable/QSG/Warranty card