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Kingston HyperX Cloud

Kingston HyperX Cloud
alaScore 95

1798 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1798 reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability and durability. The price and comfort are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the soundstage.

sound, comfort, price, durability, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Kingston HyperX Cloud is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 433 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the usability and durability. The price and comfort also get good opinions, but there are some negative reviews about the soundstage.

sound, comfort, price, durability, usability

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94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset for PC, PS4, MAC and MobileHyperX Cloud Gaming Headset for PC/PS4/Mac - White

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 304 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Views about the durability and usability are generally positive. The price and comfort are also appreciated.

sound, comfort, price, usability, durability

90% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Kingston Technology HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset - Black (KHX-H3CL/WR)Kingston Technology HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset - White (KHX-H3CLW)Kingston Technology HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset for PC/PS4 - Mav Edition Freestyle Series (KHX-H3CLW1)

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 178 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.ca. People really like the durability and portability. The comfort and price also get good views, whereas views are divided on the reliability.

sound, price, comfort, portability, durability

95% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Dennis Burger (thewirecutter.com)

The Best Gaming Headset (for Most People)

 

After more than 100 hours of research and testing 37 models, plus more hours of long term comfort testing than we could count, we think the Kingston HyperX Cloud is the best gaming headset for most. It sounds great, comes with a variety of ear pads,...

Dec, 2015

Expert review by: Chris Smith (tweaktown.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Core Gaming Headset Review

 

Set out to entice entry-level gamers into the HyperX zone, the Cloud Core gaming headset is compatible with PC, Max, PS4, Xbox One and Wii U.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Chris Smith (tweaktown.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

 

With the Cloud II now just released in the market, we've been given a Cloud I to test, review and compare - is the newer model worth the extra $30?

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: aman (nothingwired.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Review : Full In-Depth Hands-On

 

Kingston, well-known for making affordable SD cards, SSDs, memory modules and USB flash drives has come up with a new gaming headset, called HyperX Cloud. The Kingston HyperX Cloud headset are positioned by the company as a premium quality headphones...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Aaron Lai (aphnetworks.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Review (Page 1 of 4)

 

Generally speaking, I think most people are trusting people. That is, most people will take things at face value. Starting at birth, a child must trust their parents or their caregivers will provide for the basic necessities. Of course, this trust...

When it comes to the HyperX Cloud, I can honestly say Kingston is not like my trolling friends. Kingston once again has rolled up its sleeves; this time in collaboration with QPad and technically Takstar, and has produced a great product in this...

Sep, 2014

Expert review by: Eric Garay (futurelooks)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset Review

 

When it comes to video games, three attributes sell the game: audio, graphics, and game play. However, I've found that many game developers really focus on the graphics and game play more so than the audio. It's such a shame when you miss the full...

Excellent audio quality ; Pairs very well with high quality audio sources ; Very comfortable ; Attractive, high quality design ; Extra cabling to suit all needs ; Optional inline volume controller and adapters ; QPAD collaboration and specifications ;...

Metal ear frame could use a little touch up

Gaming headsets are seemingly a dime a dozen. Some are really expensive and have nothing to show for it, except flashy design. However, when you have gamers returning with their friends, to figure out if what they were hearing was truly what they were...

Jul, 2014

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

Hyperx Cloud Gaming Headset

 

For a gamer hearing a sound a fraction of a second earlier can be a matter of life and death. So the quality of the headset is almost as important as the speed of the processor and the graphics card that show what they are doing on the screen.

Hyperx is part of Kingston a company best known for PC memory and SSD drives so having fast reliable memory is next door to having a fast headset. The headset is an over ear offering after all when gaming you need 100% concentration so no external...

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: Ershad Kaleebullah (gadgets.ndtv.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review: Sturdy Build, Versatile Performance

 

The popular storage and memory products company Kingston is foraying into gaming headsets for the first time, and has placed its bets on the HyperX Cloud.

Kingston is on the right track with the HyperX Cloud headset. By teaming up the Qpad, the company has managed to create a great headset which is a good fit in your gaming arsenal. Kingston hasn't revealed the exact price yet but it is expected to be...

Aug, 2014

Expert review by: Ben Mansill (pcauthority.com.au)

Labs Brief: HyperX Cloud

 

The HyperX Cloud headphones are unusual because they come from a company usually associated with memory, but through Kingston's partnership with headphone specialist QPAD, here they are. We did attempt to identify a current QPAD model that resembled...

A good set of all-round headphones

Jul, 2014

Expert review by: Tony Le Bourne (vortez.net)

Kingston HyperX Cloud Review

 

Kingston enter our test zone with their latest gaming headset, the HyperX Cloud; made in association with QPad, the prospects certainly look interesting.

The original design of this headset was one more aimed at audiophiles, it was then tweaked for gamers by QPad with the fantastic QH-90. Now tweaked again by the Kington HyperX crew, this product may reach more gamers around the world delivering...

Jun, 2014

Product Specifications

Design

Headband pressure:5N

Headphones

Sound pressure level (nominal):98

Microphone

Open circuit voltage:20
Transducer type:Back electret condenser

Packaging Data

Extension cable length:78.7

Performance

Current consumption:0.5
Operating principle:Pressure gradient
Power Handling:150
Power supply voltage:2

Weight & Dimensions

Capsule diameter:0.236
Microphone boom length:5.91
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