Trust announces new headset officially licensed for PS5™ consoles - the ‘Forta’

Dordrecht, 20 March 2023, Press Release

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After the release of the company’s first headset officially licensed by PlayStation®, the GXT 488 Forze for PS4™, in 2020; Trust launches the brand new GXT 498 Forta Gaming Headset for PS5™ consoles. Officially licensed for PS5™ consoles, the Forta is well and truly a new generation headset for this top-of-the-range console. 


Following in the footsteps of the Forze headset, which was the #1 best sold gaming headset* along with receiving an average of 4.4 star reviews by end consumers; the Forta marks an exciting new addition to Trust Gaming’s portfolio. Specifically designed to work with PS5™ consoles, the headset not only matches gamer’s favourite consoles in style, but has unique features which provide them with their best gaming experience yet.


With an eco-friendly design made from recycled plastics, the Forta allows gamers to play with added peace of mind. Powerful 50mm drivers and and 3D audio enable players to fully immerse themselves in the game, transporting them right to the centre of the action. A detachable noise-reducing microphone ensures for crisp and clear communication with teammates, whilst a padded headband, moveable earcups and durable soft over-ear pads offer hours of gaming comfort. Just like its users, the Forta is in it for the long haul. 


Not only has the new headset been designed with better gaming in mind, but also with added ease and convenience. Users will enjoy simple plug-and-play capability to get started as soon as they’re ready, with the Forta being compatible with PS5™ consoles, PS4™ consoles, and PC‡. A 1.2m cable allows gamers to play from wherever in the room they’d like, and on-ear volume control and microphone mute enables users to hear and be heard exactly when they want. 


* GfK data, The Netherlands, May 2020

† Amazon customer reviews, January 2023

‡ PC compatibility not tested nor endorsed by Sony Interactive Entertainment


"PlayStation”, “PS5”,  are registered trademarks or trademarks of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved.


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