Plantronics Gaming today announced their brand new line-up of gaming headsets called the RIG 500 series. Coming in three variations, the RIG 500 series have a headset for different types of users and budget. One of the most interesting feature for the RIG 500 headsets is it’s modular design.

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RIG 500 E-Sports Edition

With the RIG 500, you have the ability to customise the setup of the headset. With interchangeable parts, players can modify their headsets to accommodate their play style. All three models are customisable but only the E-Sports edition comes with extra parts.

Three models of the RIG 500 will be available:

  • RIG 500 – Stereo gaming headset with flip-to-mute mic boom
  • RIG 500HD – Surround sound USB gaming headset
  • RIG 500E – E-sports edition surround sound gaming headset with two sets of ear cups (vented and isolating), detachable boom mic, USB adapter and analog stereo cables.

Localised pricing hasn’t been announced but the series will launch August 2015 in Australia.