Asus, a well-known brand maker of PC components and peripherals. They have released a lot of products in different brand lineups like ROG which is their high-end brand, Strix is where the middle ground and TUF Gaming. Not to be confused with the original TUF Series from their motherboard lineup. TUF Gaming is the budget-centric brand that focuses on quality and at an affordable price point. Today, Asus sent us the TUF Gaming H3 Headset which is the youngest brother on the TUF Gaming Headset lineup. Let’s see if this headset would be a worthy choice for budget centric gamers in this review.
UNBOXING AND FIRST IMPRESSIONS
The ASUS TUF H3 is decently packed and not much going on here. The front of the box shows the headset and its name along with the TUF Logo, the multiplatform support and some voice comms software which is the headset is best to be used on.
PACKAGING AND ACCESSORIES:
- Asus TUF Gaming H3 Headset
- Audio/Mic Splitter
|Driver:||Driver diameter: 50 mm|
|Impedance:||32 Ohm Ω|
|Weight (without cable):||294 g|
|Length and type of cable:||1.3 meters|
|Connection:||3.5mm Audio/Mic combo|
|Pickup Pattern:||Boom; Unidirectional|
|Frequency Response:||50 ~ 10000 Hz|
More information about the product here.
DESIGN AND BUILD QUALITY
The ASUS TUF Gaming H3 Gaming headset design is reminiscent of Beyerdynamic’s design language which has steel metal yokes with exposed wire on the earcups. This design language is used in other well-known brands like HyperX.
It has an oval earcup design with decent padding on the earpads. The top band is decently padded, and it stretches well to fit the head and the earcups can be adjusted to fit different head sizes.
The mic and cable here are not removable. The mic is unidirectional and flexible. It can be positioned in any direction you like. The cable here is at 1.3 meters long and it uses a 3.5mm gold plated connector. Overall, the headset is solidly built.