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Stuff India|October 2021
The Asus ROG Delta S is sitting well in the premium category of gaming headsets and it has an ace up its sleeve — a built-in MQA renderer.

ASUS ROG DELTA S (2021)

₹18,999 / stuff.tv/in Something in the water The MQA stuff works with Tidal, a streaming service that is not available in India so the use is rather limited here.

Audiophiles might already know what the MQA is capable of, even if some folks in the community shoot it down for coming across as nothing more than faff. For something like gaming headsets, it really feels like an improvement or maybe it is the new and improved ESS 9281 Quad DAC. Either way, it does make the ROG Delta S sound refined and mature.

It’s clear that the ROG Delta S is not meant for competitive play or even serve you in intense multiplayer games. Don’t get us wrong, these will fit nicely into any gaming scenario but their main objective has always been high-quality audio as opposed to being feature-rich headphones.

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