ROG Strix Fusion 500

    ROG Strix Fusion 500

    ROG Strix Fusion 500 gaming headset with headset-to-headset RGB light synchronization via mobile app control, hi-fi-grade ESS DAC and amplifier, and 7.1 virtual surround

    • Hi-fi-grade ESS ES9018 DAC and SABRE9601K amp deliver realistic, unparalleled gaming audio
    • Finely tuned ASUS Essence drivers and exclusive airtight chamber technology for an immersive audio experience
    • Exclusive plug-and-play virtual 7.1 surround sound developed with Bongiovi Acoustics
    • RGB light synchronization across headsets via Bluetooth, using a dedicated mobile app
    • Headset touch controls for instant adjustments of volume, playback functions and RGB light synchronization
    • Upgraded comfort and sound insulation with ROG Hybrid ear cushions
    • Optimized digital microphone delivers clear communication
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      Lights Up, Game On!

      ROG Strix Fusion 500 turns your gaming up a notch, with exclusive headset-to-headset RGB light synchronization technology so your MOBA or esports team can crush the competition in perfect sync. ROG Strix Fusion 500 features a hi-fi ESS 9018 digital-to-analog converter and a 9601 amplifier for more realistic audio, as well as a 50mm ASUS Essence driver, exclusive airtight chamber technology and 7.1 virtual surround sound. Get ready to shine on the battlefield!


      ASUS Aura RGB lighting

      Show your style with customizable Aura RGB lighting. Choose from over 16.8 million color combinations and four preset lighting effects.

      Color cycle

      the Battlefield

      Sync up for the fight

      Build a unique team vibe at LAN parties or tournaments with exclusive headset-to-headset Aura RGB light synchronization. Simply activate Bluetooth on your mobile and connect your ROG Strix Fusion 500 headset, then sync to other connected headsets with a simple tap on the dedicated app.

      Synchronize your gear

      ROG Strix Fusion 500 features ASUS Aura Sync technology, allowing you to synchronize lighting effects across Aura-enabled ROG products* to create a unique and captivating gaming atmosphere.

      * Requires an ASUS Aura-ready motherboard.

      Gaming Audio

      Exclusive airtight chamber

      Fine-tuned by audio engineers, ROG Strix Fusion 500 features an enlarged area around the drivers with an exclusive airtight chamber design to deliver pristine, natural-sounding audio.

      Incredibly Deep Bass, Clearer Details

      Exclusive ASUS Essence driver

      Designed with a wide frequency response of 20-40kHz, the exclusive ASUS Essence driver provides incredibly strong bass and optimized gaming sound so you'll hear the details while enjoying an all-around immersive acoustic experience.

      Hear Every Detail

      ESS Hi-Fi 9018 DAC and 9601 amplifier

      ROG Strix Fusion 500 includes the ESS 9018 DAC ― a single-chip solution delivering 24-bit/96kHz lossless playback with unprecedented dynamic range and ultralow distortion. Additionally, the built-in ESS 9601 amplifier lets you enjoy incredibly punchy bass. Enjoy a new level of audio quality!

      Hi-Res Audio

      7.1 Virtual Surround Sound on the Go

      Developed with Bongiovi Acoustics

      Unlike other gaming headsets, ROG Strix Fusion 500 breaks the norm and provides an all-new upgrade of virtual 7.1 surround sound that features an optimized, custom algorithm. Developed with Bongiovi Acoustics Digital Power Station™ technology, the unbeatable 7.1 virtual surround delivers more realistic sounds, all with the push of a button. No extra dongle or software is needed!


      Bongiovi Acoustics is a leading global audio technology company that aims to make the world a better-sounding place with its patented Digital Power Station technology. Bongiovi's team of audio professionals offers unique, innovative acoustic solutions that deliver recording studio quality to meet the growing demand for a more immersive user experience.

      Optimized Digital Microphone

      ROG Strix Fusion 500 features a digital boom mic with a sound-processing algorithm for clearer in-game communication. Folding up the microphone will also mute it automatically, without the need to change the settings manually.

      Expertly Engineered Comfort

      Exclusive ROG Hybrid ear cushions

      Unlike ear cushions made of fabric or traditional leather, Strix Fusion 500 uses exclusive ROG Hybrid ear cushions that combine protein leather and fabric mesh to ensure ultimate comfort without compromising audio quality. The ergonomic oval shape of ROG Hybrid ear cushions deliver better sound insulation and improved comfort ― so they're perfect for marathon gaming sessions.

      No more
      sweaty ear
      Better sound
      Oval shape

      Intuitive Touch Control

      Easily adjust the volume and other commonly used settings on the intuitive touch plate

      Swipe left/right to select track
      Volume Control
      Swipe up/down to change volume
      Pause & Play
      Single tap
      RGB sync
      Tap and hold for 3 seconds for headset-to-headset synchronization

      Tap and hold for 5 seconds to enter pairing mode

      Not just for PCs

      ROG Strix Fusion 500 features a USB 2.0 connector for wide compatibility with PCs, Macs, and PlayStation 4.

      ROG Armoury Software

      ROG Armoury II is a software that offers extensive controls and an intuitive UI, so you can easily tune ROG Strix Fusion 500 to play your way. Take full control of your audio experience, from equalization (EQ) to 7.1-speaker level-balancing, and even create and apply audio profiles for different game types and scenarios, such as first-person shooters and racing, with ease.

      The Fusion Line

      Never compromise on gaming audio quality, comfort and style. Every Fusion headset features the exclusive ASUS Essence driver, airtight chamber technology for top-notch audio, ROG Hybrid cushions for extreme comfort, plus RGB lighting to show your personal style. All other features are yours for the choosing!

      Fusion 300 Fusion 500 Fusion 500 Fusion 500
      Connectivity USB 2.0
      3.5mm audio jack
      USB 2.0 USB 2.0
      Bluetooth 4.2
      (via USB port)
      ESS DAC & AMP - V V -
      7.1 virtual surround V V
      * Developed with Bongiovi Acoustics
      * Developed with Bongiovi Acoustics
      Airtight chamber V V V V
      ASUS Essence driver V V V V
      Lighting LED RGB RGB V
      Aura RGB light
      - V V -
      Bluetooth control - RGB RGB, audio -
      Microphone Analog boom mic Digital boom mic Digital boom mic Analog boom mic
      Touch controls - V V V