HyperX Now Shipping Cloud Alpha S Gaming Headset

23 Sep 2019 Monday
HyperX Now Shipping Cloud Alpha S Gaming Headset
Murat Oktay
Murat Oktay Editor

Headset equipped with bass adjustment sliders and 7.1 surround sound.

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the HyperX Cloud AlphaTM S gaming headset is now shipping. The new addition to HyperX’s gaming headset line-up features custom-tuned HyperX virtual 7.1 surround sound (*) and bass adjustment sliders for three levels of bass fine-tuning providing listeners with a richer audio gaming experience. 

HyperX Now Shipping Cloud Alpha S Gaming Headset

The Cloud Alpha S offers the design and sound quality features found in the HyperX Cloud Alpha including dual chamber technology that separates bass frequencies from the mids and highs for more accurate audio. The custom-tuned HyperX virtual 7.1 surround sound with an advanced audio control mixer feature enables surround sound and the ability to adjust the mix between game and chat audio.

“The Cloud Alpha S marries stunning 7.1 surround sound with the same top-notch aesthetics and comfort as the original HyperX Cloud Alpha,” said Julien Millet, business manager, HyperX EMEA. “With these new enhancements, HyperX is expanding its line of HyperX headsets to meet the needs of a range of gamers at all levels.” 

The Cloud Alpha S features signature HyperX comfort with premium memory foam ear cushions, upgraded breathable leatherette and a durable aluminium frame. The headset also comes equipped with a detachable noise cancellation microphone, braided cable, spare set of fabric ear cushions and travel bag. 

Availability

HyperX Cloud Alpha S is now available for £119.99 / €129.99 MSRP through HyperX’s network of retail and e-tail outlets. For more information on HyperX Cloud Alpha S and global availability, please visit the HyperX Cloud Alpha S product page.

HyperX Cloud Alpha S Specifications:

Headphone

  • Driver: Custom dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets
  • Type: Circumaural, Closed back
  • Frequency response: 13Hz – 27kHz
  • Impedance: 65 ?
  • Sound pressure level: 99dBSPL/mW at 1kHz
  • T.H.D.: ? 1%
  • Weight: 310g
  • Weight with mic: 321g
  • Cable length: 1m
  • Connection type: 3.5mm plug (4 pole) 

Microphone

  • Element: Electret condenser microphone
  • Polar pattern: Bi-directional, Noise-cancelling
  • Frequency response: 50Hz – 18kHz
  • Sensitivity: -38dBV (0dB=1V/Pa at 1kHz) 

USB Audio Control Mixer

  • Weight: 57g
  • Cable length: 2m

1 Virtual 7.1 surround sound effect output as a 2-channel stereo signal to be used with stereo headphones, compatibility for PC.

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