Asus ROG Carnyx is a professional-grade gaming microphone

Time to upgrade your gaming banter

It's a mic-filled day today! We told you about Sony's ECM-S1, and now it's time to meet Asus ROG Carnyx, a professional-grade condenser microphone designed for gamers. This pro-grade condenser mic packs a 25mm capsule and a 192 kHz/24-bit sampling rate, ensuring every curse and command comes through clear.

It comes with a high-pass filter to make your voice sound clearer and a built-in pop filter. The ROG Carnyx is mounted on a metal shock mount with an elastic USB cord to keep vibrations at bay. Plus, it's a plug-and-play setup with just the USB cable.

The mic is available in white and black and sports customisable RGB lighting. It's also compatible with ASUS Aura Sync, so you can sync up your lighting effects with your gaming rig. With options like Rainbow, Colour Cycle, and Breathing, you can match your mic to your gaming setup's vibe. Its design features bold triangular elements, giving it that distinct, gamer-approved look.

The front of the mic has a multi-functional control knob for effortless volume tweaks while you're deep in gameplay. There's also a handy one-touch mute button for those moments when you need to quickly silence yourself. Additionally, it features a high-pass filter to reduce unwanted low-frequency noise and a built-in pop filter to tame those pesky vocal plosives. The front of the mic contains a multi-functional control knob for volume adjustments during gameplay and a one-touch mute button. Plus, it's got a high-pass filter to minimise unwanted low-frequency noise and a built-in pop filter to Cut down on vocal plosives.

The Carnyx connects to PCs through a single USB cable and is adaptable with standard 3/8-inch threaded boom arms, giving you the freedom to position it just right. It's compatible with Windows 10 and 11, as well as MAC OS 10.12/10.13 platforms. In the package, you'll find the microphone and a 3-metre USB-A to USB-C cable for a quick start guide. The Asus ROG Carnyx is priced at 1299 Yuan (approx ₹15,151).