AORUS CO49DQ Gaming Monitor


The hefty box of the AORUS CO49DQ arrived, and we eagerly tore into it to see this super ultrawide monitor in all its glory. Here’s a glimpse into our unboxing experience:

First Impressions

The box itself is large and sturdy, befitting the impressive size of the monitor it houses. The AORUS branding is prominent, hinting at the gaming prowess this monitor promises.


Unveiling the Beast

Carefully lifting the top revealed the monitor nestled securely in thick protective foam. It’s a good idea to have a friend help you with this part, considering the monitor’s size.

Pulling out the monitor, we were struck by its sheer scale. The curved design adds to the immersive feel, promising a truly panoramic gaming experience. The sleek, black finish with sharp angles exudes a premium look.

The stand came disassembled but was easy to put together. The instructions were clear, and the whole process took just a few minutes. The stand offers tilt adjustments for optimal viewing angles.

The back of the monitor revealed a generous selection of ports, including DisplayPort, HDMI, USB-C, and USB-A ports. This connectivity suite ensures compatibility with various devices and peripherals. We also noticed the built-in speakers, a nice touch for casual use.


The AORUS CO49DQ unboxing experience was impressive. The packaging was secure, the build quality felt solid, and the design screamed immersion. We can’t wait to hook it up, fire up our favourite games, and truly experience the super ultrawide difference!

George Howitt

Hailing from Lincoln, England, George isn't your average tech user. A self-proclaimed computer enthusiast, he thrives on building and fixing machines, especially those featuring the eye-catching aesthetics of water cooling. George's passion extends beyond the build process, as he enjoys sharing his knowledge and experiences with various tech products.