Asus ROG Pugio review: Can you ever have too much RGB?
The ROG Pugio is a fantastic ambidextrous mouse that really is made with everyone in mind.
- Super customisable
- Comprehensive software controls
- Stylish look
- Great build quality
- Helpful included accessories
- Lower DPI than other similar mice
- Only a wired variant
- Limited DPI button tiers
Asus has become a big competitor in the saturated peripherals market in recent years with a wide array of its own Asus keyboards, mice and headsets being released. How does its Republic of Gamers Pugio mouse stack up against the vast competition?
- Configurable side-button placement provides welcome flexibility
- Unique shape takes some getting used to
- Braided cable protects against wear and tear
- Sensitivity adjustable up to 7,200 DPI
- Omron switches are reliable and responsive
- On-the-fly DPI switching with support for two profiles
- 3 customisable RGB lighting zones
Pricing and availability
The Pugio is available from Umart, Scorptec, PC Case Gear, Kogan and more places within Australia and has a recommended retail price of $119.50.
ASUS ROG Pugio
The ASUS ROG Pugio sports three independent RGB lighting zones, switchable side buttons and sensitivity up to 7,200 DPI.