ASUS ROG Strix Fusion 500 Overview
Experience 7.1-channel virtual surround sound with the ASUS Republic of Gamers Strix Fusion 500 Gaming Headset.
The ROG Strix Fusion 500 is engineered with 50mm neodymium magnet drivers, interchangeable ROG hybrid ear cushions and 100% protein leather ear cushions, and Aura Sync RGB lighting. The headset also features a built-in ESS ES9018 DAC and ESS SABRE 9601K amplifier for dynamic range, lossless playback, and ultra-low distortion. There are also built-in touch controls for adjusting volume and playback, along with RGB synchronization.
The ROG Strix Fusion 500 has cross-platform compatibility, including Mac and Windows computers, Sony PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and other USB-enabled mobile devices.
USB & Bluetooth Connectivity
Using a USB cable, the ROG Strix Fusion 500 can be used with a variety of systems including computers and gaming consoles. Moreover, it has Bluetooth connectivity for wireless use and compatibility with mobile devices.
ASUS Aura RGB Lighting
Choose from over 16.8 million colors and four preset lighting modes: static, breathing, color cycle, and music to fit your style.
50mm Neodymium Drivers
The ROG Strix Fusion 500 is built with 50mm drivers with an enlarged area around them with an airtight chamber, designed to provide clear, natural-sounding audio.
ESS Hi-Fi 9018 DAC and 9601 Amplifier
The ESS SABRE ES9018 DAC delivers 24-bit/96 kHz lossless playback with dynamic range and low distortion, while the 9601K amplifier offers punchy bass.
Virtual 7.1-Channel Surround Sound
Thanks to a collaboration with Bongiovi Acoustics, ASUS' ROG Strix Fusion 500 headset delivers more realistic sounds with positional audio.
Optimized Digital Microphone
Located in the earcup is a retractable boom mic that you can use to chat with friends and enemies. Simply fold the microphone up to mute it.
Hybrid Ear Cushion
The ROG hybrid ear cushion is made of a mix of protein leather and fabric mesh for comfort and sound insulation.
Easily access multimedia controls such as previous/next, play/pause, volume up/down, and more using the touch plate on the earcup. Swipe left/right for the next track, single tap for pause/play or picking up a call, swipe up/down to change the volume, tap and hold for three seconds for headset-to-headset RGB syncing, and tap and hold for five seconds to enter pairing mode.