Duisburg, GERMANY, April 12, 2019 — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced new gaming products, including ROG in-ear active noise-cancelling headphones, the ROG Throne Qi headset stand and ROG Strix Helios premium mid-tower PC case at ROG Convention 2019, the largest world’s ROG fan-fest for gamers and hardware enthusiasts. In addition to the ROG product announcements at the convention, ASUS announced the first-ever TUF Gaming monitor, VG32VQ, which is also the world’s first monitor with concurrent motion blur reduction and Adaptive-Sync.
"With the arrival of the ROG in-ear headphones and ROG Strix Helios case for pro gamers and enthusiasts and TUF Gaming VG32VQ monitor that brings performance, durability and stability to mainstream gamers, we're ready at ROG Convention 2019 to bring you a complete gaming ecosystem that delivers the best user experiences,” said Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Sales for the ASUS Open Platform Business Group Jackie Hsu.
In addition to the new product announcements, ROG also displayed its latest hardware lineup at ROG Convention, including the ROG Mothership (GZ700) detachable gaming laptop, ROG Swift PG65UQ, PG35VQ, PG349Q and ROG Strix XG43VQ 4K HDR gaming monitors, ROG Matrix GeForce 2080Ti graphics card, ROG Strix Scope Keyboard, ROG Strix Carry gaming mouse, the ROG PNK LTD keyboard, mouse, headset and mouse pad, ROG Chariot gaming chair and ROG Ranger BP3703 lighting backpack. Visitors to ROG Convention had the opportunity to experience the cutting-edge of PC gaming by trying out some of the l atest titles on this brand-new ROG hardware.
For ROG Convention, ROG also collaborated with four major game-title publishers — Activision, Ubisoft, THQ Nordic and Cloud Imperium Games — to debut numerous games on 180 Powered by ASUS pre-built PCs with the latest Intel chipsets and processors. From experiencing highly anticipated games like Anno 1800, Sekiro, Space Junkies, and Fade to Silence on high-end gaming hardware to enjoying full immersion in the vast universe of Star Citizen, the first ROG Convention was envisioned not just to be a showcase of the best hardware but also a celebration of all things gaming.
The first-ever ROG in-ear headphones feature active noise-cancellation (ANC) technology to eliminate environmental noise for immersive gaming experiences anywhere. Complementing this feature is Ambient Mode, which lets users hear what's going on around them with the push of a button. The ROG in-ear active noise-cancelling headphones come equipped with large 10mm ASUS Essence drivers to deliver incredibly strong bass and optimized gaming audio. An ergonomic design and three sizes of included ear gels and ear fins ensure a secure and comfortable fit. The headphones have a USB-C connector, which provides multiplatform support for mobile phones, PCs, Mac and Nintendo Switch.
ROG in-ear active noise-cancelling
ROG Throne Qi is a headphone stand providing stable, secure storage for gaming headphones and featuring convenient Qi wireless charging technology to ensure Qi-enab