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ASUS has released the ROG Vulcan ANC, the world's first active-noise-cancelling pro gaming headset designed to immerse users into games and keep them free of distractions like never before. Created from the needs of competitive pro gamers to remain focused during competition, the ROG team forged the Vulcan ANC with both performance and comfort in mind. The Vulcan ANC features 85% active noise cancellation to filter out sounds like low frequency computer fan noise and 30dB passive noise cancellation to reduce a wide range of ambient noises, including background voices.
http://www.asus.com/News/wrrLlgfcf5X2bheO/

first ANC headset eh?

is ROG synonymous with red and black theme?
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interesting headset, not sure if it will be as good as it says but will try it out once it's on the market.
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I'm a fanboy and i'll be purchasing these. Thanks you.
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I'm a fanboy and i'll be purchasing these. Thanks you.
omg an asus fanboy
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My experience with Bose ANC is that it only cancels out steady ambient noise which in turn makes the dynamic distrubances such as voices more clear. It also creates a high frequency buzz. I would rather have headphones with a lot of isolation as they tend to have minimal leakage as well. The sound stage will suffer but the Asus wouldn't fair too much better with its closed design.

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is ROG synonymous with red and black theme?
Yes.
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Are these Bose OEMs? They look more like those awful Plantronics budget headsets.

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is ROG synonymous with red and black theme?
Pretty much, yeah. Not that I approve.
Edited by spanielcheckers - 8/8/11 at 7:21am
    
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I'm a fanboy and i'll be purchasing these. Thanks you.
Lol

If I had the money then I'd be an ROG fanboy too
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If this is a USB headset, it goes directly into my "do not buy, and burn if you ever see it" list.
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If this is a USB headset, it goes directly into my "do not buy, and burn if you ever see it" list.
apparently it isn't....or is it?
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>Pro Gaming headset
Yeah no thanks
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